Link to FREE Anatomy & Physiology Book This site provides instruction and quizzes.
Link to FREE Online Anatomy Course Enter without an account if you do not want to sign up.
Link to FREE textbook This is a Biology book, but Chapters 11-21 relate to Body Systems. Change the chapter via the dropdown box. Good interactive learning activities.
Animations Scroll down to the Muscular System section for a list of animations.
Actions and Relationships of Muscles Click on each muscle to view information about its origin, insertion, and action.
Animation of Action Potential (Muscle Contraction): This animation shows the physiology of a muscle contraction.
Cardiac, Visceral, and Striated Muscle Movements Click the arrow buttons to see the muscle movements.
Carpal Tunnel Surgery: Watch the video or read the transcript for information about the causes and treatments.
Crossword Puzzle: Print and complete for BONUS points!
Email Homework On the left side of the screen, use the resources to review. Under Quizzes: Complete the Chapter 11 Simple Multiple Choice and Challenge Yourself. Then you must click on the drop down box and change to Chapter 12 to complete the Simple Multiple Choice and Challenge Yourself for that chapter as well. Email results to email@example.com (For more practice with JOINTS, you can also complete the Chapter 9 activities.)
Email Homework #2: In the new window, left side of screen, click on Chapter Games and Activities and complete the exercises. Next click on Chapter Quizzes. In the new window, click on each quiz. Complete the Art Labeling Quiz, Matching Quiz, and Multiple Choice Quiz, and True False Quiz. Email results to firstname.lastname@example.org
Email Homework #3: Here's a third option for the Email Homework if you encounter problems with either of the other two. First complete the exercises under Activities to review. Next, complete the Quizzes. Type in the email address to send results to email@example.com for a grade.
Get Body Smart Tutorials and Quizzes
Interactive Body Choose a muscle and drag and drop into the correct position. Click the hint button for help and then click the control buttons to see the muscle action.
Label the Muscles Scroll down to “The Muscular System” and select from the list of diagrams to label.
Matching Muscle Movements Click on a square and then click on the square that matches the meaning or term.
More Muscle Matching Match the muscle names and locations.
Muscle Labeling 2: Scroll down to #6 and select from the list. Drag and drop. Do NOT do Microscopic Anatomy.
Muscle Labeling 4: Select from the list of activities. Type in the answer from the list.
Muscle List This site shows pictures of individual muscles.
Muscle Movements This site will show the action of each muscle and allow you to view the origin and insertion of each muscle. You can click to remove muscles to view the deep muscles, too. Nice!
Muscle Movements 2: Click on each muscle name and use the controls to see an animation of the muscle action.
Muscle Physiology: This page shows an ultrasound of a muscle during isometric and isotonic contractions.
Muscle Strain: Information.
Poke-A-Muscle Game: Click the first stage to begin. This is great for reviewing the muscles!
Purpose Games: Click START then click on the blue dot that identifies the muscle named in the box.
Purpose Games: Click START then click on the blue dot that identifies the muscle named in the box. Type Muscular in the search box to find more games.
Terms for Muscle Movements Scroll down and click on each term to watch the movement in action.
Tetanus: Information about the cause and symptoms.
Two-Player Game Questions about bones and muscles.