UNIVERSITY OF DHAKA
2nd Professional B.Sc in Physiotherapy Examination February held in June 2013
Subject: Biomechanics (New Curriculum)
Full marks: 100 Time: 3hours
Use separate answer script for each group
Answer any five question from each group
All questions carry equal marks
Q: No: 01: What is mechanics & biomechanics? Write about the area of study of biomechanics.
Q: No: 02: Define joint. Classify joint. Describe the biomechanical properties of articular cartilage.
Q: No: 03: What is muscle fibre? List types of muscle fibre. What are the differences between type-I and type-II muscle fibre.
Q: No: 04: What do you mean by force system? Write about the different type of force system with anatomical example.
Q: No: 05: Define muscle contraction. Describe different type of muscle contraction with example.
Q: No: 06: Write short notes on: i) Motion ii) Group action of muscle iii) Stability and equilibrium
Q: No: 07: What is Q-angle? Describe the kinematics analysis of tibio-femoral joint.
Q: No: 08: What do you mean by gait cycle? Describe the spatio-temporal features of gait cycle.
Q: No: 09: Deifine posture. List the type and pattern of posture. What are the factors which predispose to poor posture?
Q: No: 10: Define kinematics and kinetics. Describe the kinematic analysis of elbow joint.
Q: No: 11: Describe the complication of skeletal muscle.
Q: No: 12: Write short notes on: i) Centre of gravity ii) Lever iii) Gleno-humeral rhythm