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1

What is the elbow joint?

Hinge joint

2

What is the shoulder joint?

Ball and socket joint

3

What is the knee joint?

Hinge joint

4

What is the ankle joint?

Hinge joint

5

What is the hip joint?

Ball and socket joint

6

What is the wrist joint?

Condyloid joint

7

What is it called when an athlete points their toes away from their shin

Plantar - flexion

8

What is it called when an athlete points their toes towards their shin

Dorsi - flexion

9

What is adduction?

Adduction is the movement of a body part toward the body's midline

10

What is abduction?

The movement of a limb away from the midline of the body