Type
Crossword
Description

Muscles in the top, front of our arms, abbrev. biceps
Muscle by our stomach. abdominal
Muscles in the top, front of our legs. quadriceps
Shoulder muscle. deltoid
Type of muscle in the heart. cardiac
Show off a muscle. Flex
The largest muscle is the gluteus maximus
The muscles around our diaphragm allow for it to ___ and contract. expand
The type of muscle near our bones. skeletal
What muscle is on the side of our torso? oblique
Muscles in the top, back of our arm triceps
Our muscles can relax and ____ contract
Lifting weights help keep our muscles ____. strong
Smallest muscle in the body. stapedius
The type of muscle that surrounds our organs. smooth

Muscles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

core
obliques
flexor
heart
gluteusmaximus
gastrocnemius
latissimusdorsi
trapezius
deltoid
abdominals
biceps
triceps
hamstrings
quadriceps
Pectoralismajor
smooth
cardiac
skeletal
shorten
lengthen
extend
flex

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

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

Muscle crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Muscle located in the upper arm and elbow joint Triceps
Muscles that increase the angle between the members of a limb Extensor muscles
Muscles that connect the upper anterior tibial extremity to the vertebrac column Latissimus dorsi
main extensor muscle of the hip and Buttox Gluteous Maximus
Chief muscle of calf ; flexes knee and foot Gastrocnemius
Muscle that connects calf muscles to heel bone Achilles tendon
Muscles that decrease the angle between bones and joints Flexor muscles
Muscle on on the front part of upper arm Biceps
Triangular muscle located on shoulder Deltoid
Large muscle on the chest Pectoralis major
Muscles that laterally rotate the hip Sartorius
Flexor of the hip Quadriceps
Muscles that are located between the ribs and the pelvis , on the front of the body Abdominals
A muscle that contracts and moves a limb Abductor muscles

Major Muscles of the Body Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abdominals
Biceps
Deltoids
Gastrocnemius
Gluteus Maximus
Hamstrings
Obliques
Pectoralis
Quadriceps
Triceps

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

Major Muscles Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The beginning of the word is the name of a bike Quadriceps
The muscle in your chest Pectoralis major
Is the muscle right at the bottom of your leg Tibialis anteria
The muscle at the back of your lower leg Gastrocnemius
It is your shoulder muscle Deltoid
The muscle at your back Latissimus dorsi
The muscle just above you bum! Gluteus maximus
The muscle associated with your hip Hip flexors
The muscle leading down to your hip External oblique
This muscle is found at the back of the top your arm Triceps
Is found at the front of the top of your arm Biceps
The beginning of the word is a building tool! Hamstrings

muscles and actions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

closes jaw when chewing Masseter
closes lips orbicularis oris
raises eyebrows temporalis
turns head side to side sternocleidomastoid
compresses abdomen external oblique
adducts arm pectoralis major
abducts arm deltoid
flexes arm biceps brachii
flexes forearm brachioradialis
extends arm triceps brachii
extends and rotates arm latissimus dorsi
flexes leg at the knee biceps femoris
flexes and laterally rotates thigh sartorius
plantar flexion gastrocnemius
dorsiflexion tibialis anterior
extends leg at knee quadriceps
flexion and medial rotation of hip ileopsoas
extension of hip gluteus maximus