Component One - The Human Body and Movement in Physical Activity and Sport
Component Two - Socio-Cultural Influences and Well Being

Muscular System Exam Questions


  • 1) What is the name of the muscle shown in the image below. 1 Marks




  • 2) What is the name of the muscle shown in the image below. 1 Marks




  • 3) Analyse the antagonistic muscle action taking place at the elbow as the goalkeeper makes the save. 4 Marks




  • 4) Define the term ‘concentric contraction’. 1 Marks



  • 5) Using an example, explain what is meant by the term ‘isometric contraction’. 2 Marks





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