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What is the exercise in the picture called?
a)Barbell Rear Delt Row
Which muscles does the Pectoral Fly work?
a)Cable Incline Tricep Raise
b)Cable Shoulder Raise
c)Cable Lateral Raise
d)Cable Deltoid Raise
Give the correct sequence for performing a Barbell Close Grip Bench Press?
1.Keep your wrists straight and your elbows close to your body
2.Grip the barbell with your hands 15-18 inches apart
3.Push the barbell back up while exhaling
4.Lift the barbell off of the rack and slowly lower it towards your chest
a)1, 2, 3, 4
b)4, 3, 2, 1
c)2, 4, 1, 3
d)2, 4, 3, 1
What is Basal Metabolic Rate or BMR?
a)It is the breakdown of the ingested food leading to the production of energy
b)It is a set of constructive metabolic processes
c)It is an individual's minimum calorific requirement at rest
d)It is the rate required to maintain a stable internal environment
_________ are used best for opposing muscle groups.
The Rotator Cuff Injury is an injury of the:
__________ measures the flexibility of the lower back and that of the hamstring muscles.
a)Hip Flexor flexibility
b)Sit and Reach test
c)Passive range of motion
State whether true or false:
The volume of training load is directly proportional to its intensity.
In which type of muscle action does the muscle shorten in length as it contracts?
Which of these is a determinant of VO2 max?