5. Antagonistic muscle action chartHip joint and pelvic girdleComplete the chart by listing the muscle(s) or parts of muscles that are antagonist in their actionsto the muscles in the left column.AgonistAntagonistChapterGluteus maximusGluteus mediusGluteus minimusBiceps femorisSemimembranosus/SemitendinosusAdductor magnus/Adductor brevisAdductor longusGracilisLateral rotatorsRectus femorisSartoriusPectineusIliopsoasTensor fasciae latae259

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What are the antagonist of these muscles. and what does it mean by antagonist

5. Antagonistic muscle action chart
Hip joint and pelvic girdle
Complete the chart by listing the muscle(s) or parts of muscles that are antagonist in their actions
to the muscles in the left column.
Agonist
Antagonist
Chapter
Gluteus maximus
Gluteus medius
Gluteus minimus
Biceps femoris
Semimembranosus/Semitendinosus
Adductor magnus/Adductor brevis
Adductor longus
Gracilis
Lateral rotators
Rectus femoris
Sartorius
Pectineus
Iliopsoas
Tensor fasciae latae
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5. Antagonistic muscle action chart Hip joint and pelvic girdle Complete the chart by listing the muscle(s) or parts of muscles that are antagonist in their actions to the muscles in the left column. Agonist Antagonist Chapter Gluteus maximus Gluteus medius Gluteus minimus Biceps femoris Semimembranosus/Semitendinosus Adductor magnus/Adductor brevis Adductor longus Gracilis Lateral rotators Rectus femoris Sartorius Pectineus Iliopsoas Tensor fasciae latae 259

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The antagonist muscles inhibit the movement of other muscles. They produce an opposing joint torque against the agonist muscle. This can help in controlling the motion. They hav...

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