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Skeletal muscle fibers are striated and each acts ________ of neighboring muscle fibers. A. Dependently B. In conjunction C. Independently D. None of the above
Skeletal muscle fibers are striated (having transverse streaks) or striped and each acts independently of neighboring muscle fibers. C. Independently
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User: Skeletal muscle fibers are striated and each acts ________ of neighboring muscle fibers. A. Dependently B. In conjunction C. Independently D. None of the above

Weegy: Skeletal muscle fibers are striated (having transverse streaks) or striped and each acts independently of neighboring muscle fibers. C. Independently
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User: The muscles located in the leg that move the ankle and foot are divided into ________. A. Anterior, posterior, and lateral compartments B. Oblique, lateral, and posterior compartments C. Horizontal, vertical, and diagonal compartments D. None of the above

Weegy: A.anterior, posterior, and lateral compartments
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User: Muscles under the peripheral portion of the central nervous system (CNS) are under ________. A. Unconscious or involuntary control B. Conscious or voluntary control C. The control of the autonomic nervous system D. All of the above

Weegy: Muscles under the peripheral portion of the central nervous system (CNS) are under "B. Conscious or voluntary control.
Deeparaj|Points 130|

User: Nearly ________ of the heat produced in the body is the result of muscle contraction. A. 55 percent B. 65 percent C. 75 percent D. 85 percent

Weegy: D. 85%
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User: How is cardiac muscle similar to smooth muscle? A. Both are striated B. They share no similarities C. They share no differences D. Both have one central nucleus

Weegy: C. They share no differences
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User: Smooth muscle contracts ________. A. Fast and rhythmically B. Slowly and rhythmically C. With intensity and speed D. Slowly and sporadically

Weegy: B. Slowly and rhythmically - Smooth muscle is found in the walls of the intestines, stomach, esophagus, and other organs. It contracts slowly and rhythmically
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Weegy: A. Less vulnerable
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User: Nearly ________ movement in the body is the result of muscle contraction. A. All B. 50% of all C. 10% of all D. None of the above

Weegy: Nearly all movement in the body is the result of muscle contraction.
Expert answered|Sting|Points 1797|

User: Oblique muscles are an example of which muscle feature? A. Direction of fibers B. Shape C. Size D. Location

Weegy: Oblique muscles are an example of Direction of Fibers.
Expert answered|Sting|Points 1797|

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