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2. What is Extension?

  • The angle of a joint increase, e,g. Straightening the leg.
  • Movement away from the body, e.g. kicking a ball
  • Movement in a circular way, e.g. bowling in cricket

3. What is a cartilage?

  • A joint between limbs and muscle.
  • Attaches bone to bone.
  • Tough tissue, Lubrication so that bones don't rub together.
  • Connects muscle to bone.

4. What is a tendon?

  • Connects bone to bone.
  • A shock absorber for the body.
  • Connects a muscle to the bone.
  • Acts as lubrication between bone.

5. What is flexion?

  • The angle of a joint decreases, when bending the leg.
  • Motion of movement towards the body, when legs come together
  • The angle of the joint increases


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