Type
Word Search
Description

aerobic exercise
anabolic steroids
cardiac muscle
extensor
invonuntary action
muscular system
resistance exercise
skeletal muscle
smooth muscle
strain
tendinitis
tendons
voluntary action

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

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

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

Glencoe Health Chapter 4 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

metabolism
osteoporosis
sedentary
physical fitness
physcial activity
anaerobic
aerobic
exercise
body composition
flexibility
muscular endurance
muscular strength
cardiorespiratory
resting heart rate
cooldown
fitt
workout
warmup
specificity
progression
overload
health screening
anabolic steroids
hydration
training program
sprain
strain
muscle cramp
hypothermia
frostbite
heatstroke
heat cramps
Overexertion

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

Connects muscle to bone Tendon
Connects muscle to muscle Ligament
Over stretched tendon Strain
Inflammation of the tendon tendinitis
voluntary muscle skeletal muscle
Muscles work In _________ Pairs
Only muscle in the heart Cardiac muscle
Found in the digestive tract & the walls of blood vessels Smooth muscle
when one muscle bends flexor
The muscle that straightens for the flexor Extensor

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

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

Body System Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which system removes waste materials from our body Urinary
Which system allows us to move different parts of our body? Muscular
Which system protects the organs of the body? Skeletal
Which system takes and removes air from out bodies respiratory
Which system breaks down food in our body? digestive
Which system is made up of parts that help move substances throughout the body? circulatory
Which system is the control center of our body? Nervous
Passage by which food goes from mouth to stomach esophagus
Absorbs vitamins and minerals in the digestive system smallintestine
Absorbs water from remaining indigestible food matter Largeintestine
The bones are connected by? ligaments
Blood cells are produced where? bonemarrow
A major organ that is known as the command center of the body Brain
It takes more muscles to frown than to____________? smile
The type of muscle that moves involuntary is called Smooth
The type of muscle that is voluntary is called skeletal
The type of muscle that makes up the heart cardiac

The Body Systems Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

VENTRICLES
VEINS
TOUCH
TASTE
STOMACH
SMOOTH
SMELL
SKULL
SKELETAL
SEPTUM
SEE
RESPIRATORY
RED
RECTUM
OXYGEN
NERVOUS
NERVES
MUSCULAR
MOUTH
LUNGS
JOINTS
INTESTINES
INHALING
HEART
HEAR
EXHALING
ESOPHAGUS
DIGESTIVE
DIAPHRAGH
CIRCULATORY
CARDIAC
BRAIN
BONES
BODY
BLUE
BLOOD
ATRIA
ARTERIES
ALVEOLI