What is the property of a muscle? What are the different types of muscles?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

Muscles can contract and relax. They, thus, help in the movements of the body.

Types of muscles:

(a) Striated muscles (Voluntary muscles): These are under the control of the will of an individual.
(b) Unstriated muscles (Involuntary muscles): These are not under the direct control one's will.
(c) Cardiac muscles: They are involuntary and found only in the heart.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM