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1

In a first class lever what is positioned in the middle?

The fulcrum
(FLE)

2

In a second class lever what is positioned in the middle?

The load
(FLE)

3

In a third class lever what is positioned in the middle?

The effort
(FLE)

4

Where can a first class lever be found in the body?

Neck

5

Where can a second class lever be found in the body?

Foot

6

Where can a third class lever be found in the body?

Elbow

7

Give a sporting example of a first class lever

Heading a football
Fulcrum = neck joint
Load = head
Effort = trapezius muscle

8

Give a sporting example of a second class lever

Jumping
Fulcrum = joint between tarsals
Load = weight of body
Effort = gastrocnemius

9

Give a sporting example of a third class lever

A bicep curl
Fulcrum = elbow
Load = weights
Effort = biceps

10

What does the frontal plane split?

Front to back

11

What does the sagittal plane split?

Left to right

12

What does the transverse plane split?

Top to bottom

13

Where does the longitudinal axis go through?

Top of head to between legs

14

Where does the sagittal axis go through?

Belly button

15

Where does the frontal axis go through?

Middle of the body from side to side (waist)