Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 9 - Muscles and Muscle Tissue - Review Questions - Page 317: 13


(c) increased size and strength of existing muscle cells

Work Step by Step

Regular aerobic exercise gives skeletal muscles increased efficiency, endurance, strength, and resistance to fatigue. In skeletal muscle, resistance exercises cause hypertrophy and large gains in strength (page 304).
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.