Type
Crossword
Description

where are the smallest muscles? in the middle ear
wheres the largest muscles near the spine
how much muscles do u need to smile seven tEeN
how much muscles do u need to frown forty threee
how much force would all the muscles create if they are pulling something at once 25 TONS
whats cardiac muscle heart beat muscle
what muscle covers the upper part of the skull epicranius
what muscle helps you chew masseter muscle
what muscle makes you smile zygomaticus major
what muscle makes your iris bigger and smaller iris sphincter
what muscles are between your fingers Interossei dorsal and palmer
what muscle closes the eyes orbicularis oculi
what muscle makes you frown Corrugator supercilii
what muscle elevates your eyebrows frontalis
how much muscle does it take to cry 17

Muscles of the Face Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

this muscle moves the scalp occipitalis
this muscle raises the eyebrows Frontalis
this muscle raises the mandible (jaw) when chewing Frontalis
Used when I need to close my eyes orbicularis oculi
depresses the forehead to frown corrugator
I squeeze your cheeks totherer when you chew buccinator
lifts the corner of the mouth into a smile Risorius
the muscle lifts your lip quadratus labii superioris
pulls the lower lip down depressor labii
draws down eyebrows and wrinkles nose procerus
I have 2 parts and dilate your nostrils nasalis
pulls down sides of maths triangularis
closes the mouth and pouts the lips orbicularis oris
raises the lower jaw and helps us to eat masseter
we use this to raise the corner of our mouth zygomaticus
helps lower lip to pout mentalis
helps us to turn our head sternocleidomastoid
pulls down corners of mouth platysma

Muscles of the Face Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Masseter
Mentalis
Risorius
Depressor Labii Inferioris
Levator Labii Superioris
Nasalis
Depressor Anguli Oris
Platysma
Zygomaticus Minor
Zygomaticus Major
Buccinator
Orbicularis Oris
Orbicularis Oculi
Occipitalis
Temporalis
Frontalis

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

Actions of the Muscles of the Head, Face and Neck Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Elevates the nasal ala (flares nostril) and elevates and protrudes the upper lip while deepening the nasolabial folds and creating diagonal wrinkles along the bridge of the nose (expression of disgust) [Acronym] LLSAN
Retracts the corner of the mouth laterally (forms an insincere smile) Risorius
Alternating contractions of the anterior and posterior muscles can produce a wiggling of the ear Auricularis Muscles
Bilaterally assists in smiling; Unilaterally elevates the corners of the mouth (gives the impression of self-confidence) Levator Anguli Oris
Depresses the corner of the mouth while protruding and drawing the lower lip laterally (bares the lower teeth) Depressor Labii Inferioris
Elevates and retracts the mandible Temporalis
Bilaterally elevates the skin of the chin and protrudes the lower lip (pout or sign of anguish) Mentalis
Wrinkles up the skin of the nose and draws down the skin between the eyebrows to create horizontal creases over the bridge of the nose (acts with corrugated supercilii to produce expressions of concentration or perplexity Procerus
Elevate hyoid and tongue Suprahyoids
Laterally flexes neck to same side and rotates head and neck to opposite side; Bilaterally flexes the neck and assists with elevating the ribcage during inhalation Sternocleidomastoid
Bilaterally draws the corners of the mouth laterally and upward (when combined with squinting orbiculares oculi, results in authentic smile) Zygomaticus Major
Laterally flexes neck to same side and rotates head and neck to opposite side; Bilaterally elevates the ribs during inhalation and flexes the head and neck Scalenes
Bilaterally elevates and protrudes the upper lip (like when trying to get food out of teeth); Unilateral contraction produces lip curl and/or creates one-sided snarl Levator Labii Superioris
Assists in depressing the mandible, tightens fascia of the neck and draws down the corner of the mouth Platysma
Closes the eyelid, either fully or partially (squint) Orbicularis Oculi
(Anterior) Raises the eyebrows and wrinkles the forehead; (Posterior) Anchors and retracts the galea posteriorly Occipitofrontalis
Elevates and protrudes the upper lip (deepens nasolabial furrow and puffs out top of cheek) Zygomaticus Minor
Draws the eyebrow medially and inferiorly; Bilaterally forms wrinkles between the eyebrows (creating expression of worry, anger or of being perplexed) Corrugator Supercilii
Can both narrow and protrude the lips (responsible for closing the mouth and shaping the lips during eating and speech) Orbicularis Oris
(Medial) Laterally deviates the mandible to the opposite side and bilaterally elevates and protracts the mandible Medial Pterygoid
Elevates the mandible and may assist in protracting the mandible Masseter
Laterally flexes the neck and head to the same side, rotates the head and neck to the same side and bilaterally flexes the head and neck Longus Capitis
(Lateral) Laterally deviates the mandible to the opposite side and bilaterally protracts the mandible Lateral Pterygoid
Depress the hyoid and thyroid cartilage Infrahyoids
Depresses and retracts the mandible and elevates the hyoid Digastric
Pulls the corner of the mouth inferiorly and laterally (involuntary signal of sadness and associated with frowning) Depressor Anguli Oris
Tightens the corner of the lip and presses the cheek firmly against the teeth; Can bilaterally create a look of contempt Buccinator
Transverse portion constricts the nostril and draws down the tip of the nose; Alar portion flares the nostril during forced respiration Nasalis

coping Skills Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Something you do to get your mind and body active; to stay healthy exercise
Please _________ your name at the top of the paper. write
Your learn how to do this inside the lines on your paper when your are little color
You can write your thoughts in this place journal
You go to the theater to watch this movie
When words come out of your mouth talk
You watch this after you finish your homework and before bed time television
You use your ear buds to listen to music
When you are sleepy in the middle of the day during the summer you take a nap
When your room is messy you need it ________it clean
You can do this with your hands or a machine to make clothes sew
when you sit in a quiet place by yourself to focus on calming down meditate
Some times you do this when you are mad, sad or even happy cry
It takes less muscles in your face to do this; opposite of frown smile
You use your legs to do this walk
You need money to go to the mall and do this activity shopping
You need a book to do this activity read
you go outside and plant a garden
an artist likes to paint
Not your family friends
inhale then exhale breathe
you do this at church, when your are in trouble and just before you eat pray
Beyonce can sing and dance
Sometimes you just need to play a fun board game
You __________ a cake in the oven bake
When someone is crying that you care about you may want to give them a hug

Facial and neck muscle action Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Lifts the eyebrows which cause horizontal creases to appear Frontalis
Draws the eyebrows together, as in frowning Corrugator
Closes the eyes and can cause wrinkles at the corner of the eye Orbicularis oculi
Lifts the jaw and exerts pressure on the teeth - mastication. This is the muscle that causes jowls in later life Masseter
Pulls the corners of the mouth upwards and out as in smiling Zygomaticus
Pulls the corners of the mouth sideways as in grinning Risorius
Purses the lips and closes the mouth as in kissing or whistling Orbicularis oris
Maintains tension in the cheeks and used when blowing Buccinator
Rotates the neck Splenius capitis
Flexes the neck laterally Splenius cervicus
Pulls the jaw and lower lip down, causes the neck to wrinkle Platysma
Flexes the neck, rotates the head from side to side, and bows the head forward Sterno-cleido mastoid

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

Muscular System Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Mentalis
Buccinator
Levator anguli oris
Depressor labii inferioris
Levator labii superioris
Zygomaticus minor
Zygomaticus major
Risorius
Depressor anguli oris
Orbicularis oris
Auricular
Depressor supercilii
Corrugator supercilii
Orbicularis oculi
Depressor septi nasi
Nasalis
Procerus
Temporoparietalis
Occipitofrontalis

Muscles of the Face Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

mentalis
depressor labii inferioris
triangularis
orbicularis oris
buccinator
masseter
levator anguli oris
risorius
levator labii superioris
zygomaticus minor
zygomaticus major
procerus
corrugator

facial puzzle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

used for removing make up, dirt and prepares for next step in facial routine cleanser
type of skin that is very thin, flaky and prone to milia dry
type of skin that looks greasy and prone to pustules oily
something that restricts or prevents a treatment contraindication
tiny blood vessels capillaries
another word for whiteheads milia
bone that forms the back of the cranium occipital
muscle that moves the scalp forwards frontalis
frowning muscle corrugator
blood carries this from our lungs oxygen
lower jaw bone, contains lower teeth mandible
skin type that has oily T zone and dry cheeks combination