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Unformatted text preview: 92. Award: 1.00 point Problems? Adjust credit for all students. Click and drag the terms on the left to accurately complete the sentences on the right so they accurately define the characteristics of muscle. The ability to carry an electrical charge along the cell is called conductivity. conductivity contractility Also known as responsiveness, excitability is a characteristic of all cells, but more highly developed in muscle and nerve cells. elasticity electricity excitability Muscles can pull bones closer to one another and increase the motility of some organs. This is due to the property of contractility. extensibility Skeletal muscles can stretch up to three times their contracted length, this is called extensibility. flexibility membrane potential Muscles can stretch, and when released, return to their original, shorter length. This property is referred to as elasticity. rev: 11_08_2016_QC_CS­69231 Explanation: Muscles have 5 universal characteristics they all share. Those are responsiveness, conductivity, contractility, extensibility, and elasticity. References Composition eBook & Resources Section: 11.01 ...
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