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muscle tissues; ability to be stretched or extended in response to a force
blood pressure; the point where the sound of the pulse again becomes audible
muscle contraction that produces little or no movement
the transformation of glucose to pyruvate when limited amounts of oxygen (O2) are available
core muscles
a contractile tissue in an animal's body used especially for movement
number of times performed in a week
single most important component of physical fitness
general term used to describe the complex biochemical reactions involved in muscle formation and development
loss of lean body mass, strength and function commonly associated with age
demands placed on a system must be increased systematically and progressively over time to cause physiological adaptation
metabolismall energy and material transformation that occur within living cells and necessary to sustain life
muscle tissues; ability of a muscle to shorten in response to a suitable stimuli
nerves connecting nervous system to muscle
optimal heart rate
measured in terms of maximal amount of oxygen in the body
obtained by counting your pulse either on the wrist over the radial artery or over the carotid artery in the neck
quantifies the amount of work performed during a training session
maximum amount of resistance an individual is able to lift in a single effort
muscle contraction with movement; full range of motion
type of fiber; greater anaerobic potential and fast speed of contraction
bodily movement produced by skeletal muscles
muscle tissues; ability of a muscle fiber to recoil and resume its resting length
included in the core of the body
tightening or narrowing of a muscle
muscle tissues; ability to receive and respond to stimuli via generation of an electrical pulse which causes contraction of the muscle cells
a type of physical activity that requires 'planned, structured and repetitive bodily movement to improve or maintain one or more components of fitness'
a condition involving enlargement of muscles
the amount of blood pumped by the heart in one beat
type of cell found in muscle tissue
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fourth leading risk factor for global mortality causing an estimated 3.2 million deaths globally
formula of training volume
produces detrimental and undersirable side effects especially in women
amount of weight lifted by an individual
sum of all repetitions multiplied by the resistances during a training session
attained through an active lifestyle and moderate physical activity
can be used to roughly estimate strength when time is a factor
type of fiber; greater aerobic potential and slow speed of contraction
involves static contraction
action phase; muscle lengthens
measured by insulin sensitivity glucose tolerance and cholesterol levels
action phase; muscle shortens
no finger motion or body movement is visible during the test
assesses blood pressure
ability of muscle to exert submaximal force repeatedly over time
especially important in preventing cardio-vascular disease
amoung of energy an individual requires during resting conditions to sustain proper body function
tested by number of repetitions that can be made or length of time contraction can be held
ability of a muscle to exert maximum force against resistance
supplies energy to living cells through citric acid cycle (Krebs cycle); oxygen present; aternatively ferments to produce lactate when lacking
a measure of how efficiently your heart, lungs and muscles can operate during aerobic exercise
implies a level of activity that is lower than that required to maintain good health
blood pressure; the point where the sound disappears
measured while the person is in the sitting position, with the forearm and the nanometer at the same level as the heart
strongest muscle
often called 'molecular unit of currency of intracellular energy transfer
a program designed to improve muscular strength and/or endurance thru a series of progressive resistance exercises that overload the muscular system and physiological development
transports chemical energy within cells for metabolism
the motor neuron and the muscle fiber it innervates
number of repetitions performed for a given exercises

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