Type
Word Search
Description

illlotibial
orbicularis
latissimus
rectus
hypothenar
palmaris
tibialis
gluteus
temporrallis
trapezius
soleus
oris
triceps
masseter
thener

Chapter 6- The Muscular System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

OBICULARIS ORIS
TIBIALIS
TRAPEZIUS
SERRATUS
SOLEUS
PSOAS
PLATYSMA
PECTINEUS
PALMARIS
TENSOR FASCIAE LATAE
OCCIPITALIS
MASSETER
LATISSIMUS DORSI
FLEXOR CARPI RADIALIS
FLEXOR CARPI ULNARIS
ERECTOR SPINAE
BICEPS BRACHII
ILIACUS
GRACILIS
GASTROCNEMIUS
FRONTALIS
FIBULARIS
FASCICLE
FASCIA
ENDOMYSIUM
DIGITORUM
BUCCINATOR
BRACHIORADIALIS
BRACHIALIS
ACETYLCHOLINE

Muscle Matching Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

Gracilis Rotates the hip
Gluteus Maximus Abducts the leg
Gluteus Medius Abducts the leg
Hamstring Group Flexes the knee
Gastrocnemius and Soleus Extend the foot
Biceps Brachii/Brachioradialis Flexes the arm
Triceps Brachii Flexes the arm
Extensor Carpi Radialis Extends the wrist
Pectoralis Major Adducts the humerus
Rectus Abdominis Flexes the vertebral column
External and Internal Obliques Rotates the Trunk
Frontalis Raises the eyebrows
Masseter and Temporalis Chewing muscles
Orbicularis Oculi Performs all eyelid movements
Sternocleidomastoid Rotates head/Flexes Neck
Trapezius Elevates/depresses scapula
Deltiod Abducts the arm
Latissimus Dorsi Adducts the humerus

Common Muscle Names Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Adductors
Bicep
Deltoids
Erector Spinae
Gastrocnemius
Gluteals
Hamstrings
Latissimus Dorsi
Obliques
Pectorals
Quadriceps
Rectus Abdominis
Rhomboids
Soleus
Trapezius
Tricep

bones and muscles Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ulna
radius
carpals
patella
vertebrae
scapula
sternum
tibia
fibula
tibialis
latissimus dorsi
cranium
deltoid cap
trapezius
triceps
biceps
humerus
pectorals
rectus abdominus
rectus femoris
quadriceps
stapes
sternocleidomastoid
gastrocnemius

Major Muscle of the Body Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Hamstrings
Qusdriceps
Gluteus Maximus
Rectus Abdominis
Obliques
Latissimus Dorsi
Pectoralis Major
Trapezius
Tricep
Deltoid

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

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

Muscle Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

closes jaw Temporalis
elevates,depresses, retracts, and rotates the scapula; also rotates the arm Trapezius
extends forearm triceps brachii
flexes forearm biceps brachii
extends leg at knee rectus femoris
flexes vertebral column rectus abdominis
flexes hand at wrist palmaris longus
extends and adducts humerus latissimus dorsi
prime mover if forearm and elbow flexion brachialis
flexion of hip illiopsoas
longest muscle of body, flexing thigh at hip sartorius
adducts thighs together adductor
extends hip forcefully gluteus maximus
flexes knee and extends hip biceps femoris
dorsiflexion tibialis anterior
extension of toes extensor digitorum longus
plantar flexion fibularis longus
prime mover for plantar flexion and synergist for flexion of knee gastrocnemius
synergist for plantar flexion at ankle soleus
raises eyebrows frontalis
closes eye orbicularis oculi
compresses cheek buccinator
retracts and elevates corner of mouth zygomaticus
closes lips orbicularis oris
adducts and medially rotates the arm pectoralis major

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

Anatomy Muscle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

raises eyebrows, wrinkles forehead frontalis
closes eyes, enables squinting orbicularis occult
modifies the size of the nostril nasalis
loses lips, produces kissing motion orbicularis oris
the smiling motion zygomaticus
pulls corners of mouth down, opens mouth wide platysma
closes the jaw masseter
assists master with closing jaw temporalis
flexion of head, rotation of head toward opposite side of contraction sternocleidomastoid
adduction and flexion of arm pectoralis major
flexion and lateral flexion of trunk rectus abdominus
flexion, lateral flexion, and rotation to opposite side of trunk external oblique
flexion, lateral flexion and rotation to same side of trunk internal oblique
extension and hyperextension of head trapezius
extension, lateral flexion, and rotation to opposite side of vertebral column erector spinae
enlarges thoracic cavity for inhalation diaphragm
decreases thoracic cavity during forced expiration internal intercostals
helps enlarge thoracic cavity for inhalation external intercostals
extension and lateral rotation of leg gluteus maximus
abduction and medial rotation of leg gluteus medius
flexion of leg at hip iliopsoas
adduction and medial rotation of leg adductor muscles
extension of leg at knee quadriceps
flexion of leg at knee hamstring
plantar flexion of foot soleus