Write 5 differences between voluntary and involuntary muscles

Asked by  | 19th Jul, 2012, 08:19: PM

Expert Answer:


Voluntary muscles

Involuntary muscles

They are also called striated muscles since they show stripes or striations

They are also called non-striated muscles since they lack striations.

Their cells are long and cylindrical

Their cells are small and spindle shaped.

They have multinucleate cells

They have uninucleate cells

They are under our will or control.

They are not under our will or control.

 They get tired and need rest at intervals.

They do not get tired and can work continuously 


Answered by  | 20th Jul, 2012, 11:30: AM

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