Type
Crossword
Description

Muscle that causes the heart to beat Cardiac Muscle
A long, thin muscle tissue that has organelles called myofibrils Muscle Fiber
Body system that includes muscles and tendons Muscular system
Organelle that allows muscles to contract Myofibril
Muscle Tissue attached to bones Skeletal Muscle
Muscle found in the walls of internal organs Smooth Muscle
Tough connective tissue that connects muscle to bone Tendon
Where are the smallest muscles found? Ear
Where are the largest muscles found? Spine
Muscle with light and dark stripes Striated Muscle
Muscle located in inner upper arm Bicep
Muscle located in the shoulder Deltoid
Muscle located below the pecs Abdominis
Muscle located above the stomach Pectoralis
Located in front of the thigh Quadriceps

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

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

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

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

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

Muscular System Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

The ____________ is located in the front of the body. It is where the 'six pack' is located. rectusabdominis
An abdominal muscle whose action diminishes the capacity of the abdomen and draws the chest downward. externaloblique
A large, flat, triangular superficial muscle of the shoulder and upper back. trapezius
A muscle with origin from the posterior ridge of the femur as far as the greater trochanter vastuslateralis
It is the largest muscle in the entire muscle. sartorius
A muscle at the back of a person's upper leg. hamstring
A thin triangular muscle of the upper chest wall beneath the pectoralis major. pectoralisminor
The large muscle at the front of the thigh, which is divided into four distinct portions and acts to extend the leg. quadriceps
A thick triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint, used to raise the arm from the side. deltoid
A muscle stretching over the forehead into the upper eyelid. frontalis
A large muscle of the upper chest wall that acts on the joint of the shoulder. pectoralismajor
The largest and the outermost layer of the gluteal muscles. gluteusmaximus
Any of several muscles having three points of attachment at one end, particularly the large muscle at the back of the upper arm. triceps
A fusiform muscle of the anterior thigh, one of the four parts of the quadriceps femurs. rectusfemoris
The smallest, thinnest, and deepest of the gluteal muscles. gluteusminimus
The large muscle at the front of the upper arm that flexes the forearm. biceps
A muscle with origin from the shaft of the femur. vastusmedialis
One of the anterior muscles of the leg, situated on the lateral side of the tibia. tibialisanterior
The tendon that connects the calf muscle to the heel. achillestendon

Muscular System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abs
Biceps
Calf
Cardiac
Deltoids
Hamstrings
Involuntary
Pecs
Quadriceps
Skeletal
Smooth
Striated
Trapezius
Triceps
Voluntary

Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Shoulder Deltoids
Buttocks Gluteus Maximus
Chest/Breast Area Pectoralis Major
Side of Abdomen External Obliques
Center of Abdomen Rectus Abdominis
Inner Thigh Adductors
Thigh Muscles Quadriceps
Inside of calf Gastrocnemius
Back of Thigh Hamstring
Center of upper back Trapezius
Side of dorsal surface Latissimus dorsi
Dorsal surface of upper arm Triceps Brachii
Anterior surface of the upper arm Bicep Brachii

Muscular System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

3 muscles located in the posterior thigh hamstrings
4 muscles in the anterior thigh quadriceps
part of a skeletal muscle that is attached to a fixed structure or bone origin
part of a skeletal muscle that moves most during a muscle contraction insertion
type of muscle found only in the heart cardiac
type of muscle that moves bones skeletal
type of muscle that is found in internal organs smooth
major source of energy for a muscle atp
capacity to do work strength
muscle pain or tenderness myalgia
study of movement kinesiology
a tic or spasm dyskinesia
weakness or wasting away of a muscle atrophy
surgical incision of the muscle fascia fasciotomy
inflammation of a tendon tendinitis
paralysis of both legs or the lower body paraplegia
abnormal shortening of muscle tissue contracture
study of human factors that affect design and operation of tools and work enviroment ergonomics

Sports Medicine Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

close to the midline Medial
stretching or tearing of a muscle or tendon Strain
a bruise Contusion
swelling in a joint effusion
complete separation of two ends of a joint dislocation
where two bones meet joint
stretching or tearing of a ligament sprain
away from the midline lateral
in front of anterior
lying face down prone
swelling in the tissue edema
break in a bone fracture
a sudden injury acute
overuse injury chronic
structure that connects muscle to bone tendon
a scrape abrasion
rest, ice, compression, elevation RICE
fluid filled sac bursa
a structure that connects bone to bone ligament
a symptom of redness, and swelling inflammation
knee cap patella
thigh bone femur
arm bone humerus
number of muscles that make up the quadriceps four
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