1. what is the purpose of cartilage in the shoulder joint?
- To protect the bones from rubbing and grinding away at each other, and to lubricate movement
- acts as a glue keeping joint together
- protects the surrounding muscles from pulling
- protect surrounding muscles from tearing
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2. What movement is the trapezius responsible for in the shoulder joint?
- The trapezius adductus, extends, and outwarldy rotates the arm
- The trapezius elevates and retracts the shoulder girdle
- The trapezius abducts, extends, and outwardly rotates the shoulder
- The trapezius retracts the shoulder girdle
3. which type of injury DOES NOT occur at the shoulder joint?
- rotator cuff tear
- shoulder instability
- frozen shoulder
4. how many different types of movement occur at the shoulder joint?
5. which bone is NOT part of the shoulder joint?