2.3.1 Describe the microscopic structure of skeletal muscle fibers and explain the cellular mechanisms of excitation-contraction (pp. 275-289)2.3.2 Describe the neuromuscular junction (pp. 285-289)2.3.3 Describe the contractile properties of skeletal muscle (motor unit, isotonic & isometric contractions, spatial & temporal summation, etc) (pp. 289-297)2.3.4 Associate various muscle types with their metabolism and their speed of contraction and rate of fatigue (pp. 296-305)2.3.5 Compare the properties of smooth muscle with those of skeletal muscle (pp. 305-311)
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