Type
Crossword
Description

What is the biggest muscle in your body Gluteus Maximus
What is the smallest muscle in your body stapedius
What is the strongest muscle in your body masseter
How many muscle types are there three
Muscles are made up of cells called muscle ______ fibers
muscles are attached to bones by _______ tendons
The hardest working muscles in your body is your _____ heart
Most of the heat in your body is from muscle __________ contraction
Muscles make up _____% of the body's weight forty
The word muscle is from a Latin term meaning ______ _____ little mouse
How may muscles does your tongue have eight
What muscles form the walls of the heart cardiac
What is the study of muscles called myology
What vitamin helps strengthen your muscles calcium
What is it called when muscles get weaker atropy

Muscles and Bones Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The bone on your thumb side Radius
The bone on your pinky side Ulna
Protects your Brain Cranium
Lip bone Maxilla
Jaw Mandible
Collar bone Clavicle
Protects your heart Sternum
Protects your heart and lungs Ribs
The funniest bone in your body Humerus
Wrist bones Carpals
Hand bones Metacarpals
Fingers and toes Phalanges
Shoulder blades Scapula
Back bone Vertebrate
Right above tailbone Sacrum
Tailbone Coccyx
Hip bone Illium
Lower hip bone Ischium
Longest bone in your body Femur
Knees Patella
The bone located on the inside of your foot Tibia
The bone located on the outside of your foot Fibula
Heel Calcaneus
Ankle bones Tarsals
Foot bones Metatarsals
Shoulder muscle Deltoid
Chest muscle Pectoralis major
Heart muscle Cardiac muscle
Abs Rectus abdominis
Side muscles Obliques
Groin Muscle Satorius
Thigh muscle Quadricep
Upper back muscle Trapezius
Front upper arm muscle Bicep
Back upper arm muscle Tricep
Lower back muscle Latissimus Dorsi
Butt muscle Gluteus maximus
Back thigh muscle Hamstring
Calf muscle Gastrocnemius
Attaches your calf muscle to your foot Achilles tendon

The Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Butt muscle gluteus maximus
tendon in the heel achilles tendon
muscles that attach to the bone Skeletal muscles
Muscles that act on the lining of the bodies passageways and hollow internal organs smooth muscles
Muscle above the knee Quadriceps
major muscles of the back and is responsible for moving and rotating trapezius
Controls the motion of elbows and shoulders biceps
Opens a joint extensor
The muscle then travels down the arm and is connected on to the ulna of the forearm triceps
When an organ or tissue protudes through an area of weak muscles hernia
Muscles connecting the upper extremity to the vertebral column latissimus dorsi
cause swelling around muscles and bones tendinitis
The bulk of the chest pectoralis
long, thin, superficial muscle that runs down the length of the thigh in the anterior sartorius
Closes a joint flexor
Attach to shoulder deltoids
Muscle found in heart cardiac muscle
Contains many veins and arteries teres

muscular system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Shorten, become smaller and tighter. contract
to loosen, go back to original length. relax
a muscle at the front of the upper arm. It lifts and bends the lower arm when it contracts. biceps
What is a flexible, but an elastic cord that attaches a muscle to the bone? tendon
the name of a muscle that straightens your arm. triceps
Your skeletal system works with your muscular system to allow? movement
what muscles work all by themselves to make your heart pump blood? heart
when you specifically make your muscles work voluntary
a kind of muscle acts independently of the will. involuntary
muscular system is an organ system consisting of skeletal muscles, smooth muscles and cardiac
What muscles are controlled directly by the autonomic nervous system. smooth
What can a loss of function can produce? paralysis
What is one of the muscles used in sprinting? hamstring
What is one of the muscles used in a baseball swing? abdominal
What is the muscle that allows you to shrug your shoulders? trapezius

Muscles and bones Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Achilles tendon
Gastrocnemius
Hamstring
Gluteus Maximus
Latssimus dorsi
Tricep
Trapezius
Quadricep
Satorius
Obliques
Bicep
Rectus abdominis
Cardiac muscle
Pectoralis major
Deltoid
Metatarsals
Tarsals
Calcaneus
Fibula
Tibia
Patella
Femur
Ischium
Illium
Coccyx
Sacrum
Vertebrate
Scapula
Phalanges
Metacarpals
Carpals
Ulna
Radius
Humerus
Ribs
Sternum
Clavicle
Mandible
Maxilla
Cranium

Bones and Muscles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Strongest muscle Jaw
The muscle between your Gastrocnemius (Calf) and your Achilles' tendon Soleus
Biggest muscle Gluteus Maximus
Test that checks your rotator cuffs Drop Arm Test
Another name for your fingers and toes Phalanges
Most important muscle Heart
Longest bone Femur
Least important bone Coccyx
Most important bone Skull
Smallest bone Stapes

Health science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Form the walls of the heart. Cardiac muscle
Shortening of a muscle Contracture
Allows muscle to return to original shape once being stretched Elasticity
Increasing the angle between two parts. (Straightening) Extension
Decreasing the angle between two parts. (Bending) Flexion
Flexes lower leg and extends thigh. Hamstrings
Area of a muscle that moves when muscle contracts. Insertion
Not controlled by choice or desire. Involuntary
Protect buttocks and extends thigh Gluteus Maximus
Decline in ability of a muscle to generate force. Muscle Fatigue
Area of a muscle that remains stationary when the muscle contracts. Origin
Circular muscles in the walls of the anus and urethra. Sphincter
Done by choice or desire. Voluntary
Covers the inner anterior aspect of the femur. Vastus Medialis
Tissue that connects muscle to bone. Tendon
found in the internal organs. Smooth Muscle
Attaches to bone Skeletal Muscle
Aids in flexing the knee (longest muscle in body) Sartorious
Movement around a central axis. Rotation
Adducts and flexes upper arm. Pectoralis Major
Bending forward or bending the foot away from the knee Plantar Flexion
Moving in a circle at a joint while the other end remains stationary Circumduction
Muscle fibers are stimulated by nerves,contact, or become short and thick. Contractability
Moves ribs for breathing. Intercostal Muscles
Flexor muscle in the upper arm. Biceps Brachii

Muscular System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

atrophy
biceps
cardiac
contractibility
cramp
dystrophy
exercise
extensibility
extentsor
flexor
gluteus maximus
hamstrings
heart
hypertrophy
involuntary
metabolism
movement
protein
quadriceps
skeletal
smooth
strain
triceps
voluntary
weakness

CPR, First Aid, AED Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

How many chest compressions do you give during CPR before your rescue breaths? Thirty
What is the position you put a person in if they show no signs of injury? Recovery
Is a machiene used that analyzes the heart’s rhythm and, if necessary, tells you to deliver a shock to a victim in sudden cardiac arrest AED
What occurs when blood flow to part of the heart muscle is blocked? Heart Attack
Cardiovascular disease, severe trauma, breathing emergencies, electric shock, and drug overdose can cause Cardiac Arrest
How many rescue breaths do you give? two
In "SAMPLE" what does the "A" stand for? Allergies
In a head to toe check, what do you check first? Head
Check, Call, _______ Care
What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation better known as? CPR
Rescue breaths should make the ______ rise Chest
The _______ Chain of Survival Cardiac
What should you wear to protect yourself during CPR? Breathing barrier
Never attempt more than ___ rescue breaths between sets of compressions Two
When checking for breathing, check for no more than ____ seconds Ten
Must be given by person or parent/guardian of a child Consent
Early ______ is the third step in the Adult Cardiac Chain of Survival defibrillation
If a injured person is responsive, what achronym do you use? sample
If an AED says "No Shock Advised" continue _____ CPR
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep

Skeletal and Muscular Systems Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Joint found in the shoulder and hip ball and socket
type of muscle that is voluntary and striated skeletal
occurs when a bone is forced out of its joint dislocation
only type of tissue that is able to contract muscle
flexible connective tissue that makes up our nose and ears cartilage
connects bone to bone ligament
type of joint found in the knee and elbow hinge
place where bones come together joint
connects bone to muscle tendon
muscle tissue found in the heart cardiac
type of muscle that is involuntary; controls breathing, bp, and digestion smooth
occurs when ligaments or tendons are pulled beyond their normal range sprain
helps make red and white blood cells marrow
front of the arm muscles biceps
back of the arm muscles triceps
protects the lungs and other vital organs ribs

Tissues Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

type of epithelia that is found in the urinary bladder transitional
tissue that receives and conducts electrochemical impulses nervous
type of connective tissue where cells are surrounded by a very hard matrix that contains calcium salts bone
type of cartilage that is found in the larynx, ribs, and ends of bones hyaline
type of connective tissue that is soft and pliable and underlies the skin areolar
type of tissue that is specialized to contract to produce movement muscle
type of connective tissue that is less hard and more flexible than bone cartilage
type of muscle contraction produced by smooth muscle that allows material to move along a tube in one direction peristalsis
structure that the lower surface of epithelial cells rests upon basement membrane
epithelia that lines most of the respiratory tract pseudostratified
type of connective tissue that forms the framework of filter organs like the spleen and lymph nodes reticular
voluntary mucscle tissue skeletal
type of connective tissue that consists of a non living plasma, red cells, white cells, and platelets blood
cells of connective tissue "live" in a cavity called ___. lacuna
type of connective tissue that makes up tendons and ligaments densefibrous
dark and light areas called ___ can be seen in skeletal muscle striations
flat epithelia that is in multiple layers stratifiedsquamous
type of cell found within columnar epithelia secretes mucus goblet
involuntary muscle tissue found in the heart cardiac
tissue type that lines organs and is responsible for protection, secretion, absorption, and filtration epithelia
nonliving substance found outside connective tissue cells and is made of structureless ground substance and fibers extracellularmatrix
type of connective tissue that insulates the body from temperature changes and protects from mechanical damage adipose
type of connective tissue that surrounds and protects the soft organs bone
columnar epithelia that appears to be in multiple layers but is not pseudostratified
epithelia that is found in the esophagus, mouth, and outer portion of the skin stratifiedsquamous
type of gap junction found in cardiac muscle that allows quick communication between heart cells intercalateddisc