Trunk Muscle Graph, Additional Core Muscle and Core Exercise Challenge
Activity: Putting It All Together
Fill in the graph below:
- List the joint action, corresponding plane, all of the muscles that will contribute to that joint action, and a sample exercise.
- * Printable PDF of Activity – Trunk Muscles Graph
- Answer Key – Trunk Muscles Graph Answer Key
|The transverse abdominis (TVA) functions as a stabilizers, but does not contribute to motion of the spine. Although we can assume that the TVA is active during all motion, this muscle should not appear on your graph.|
|Action||Plane||Muscles||Exercise that includes joint action|