Asked by Chris Deadfield on Mar 10, 2024

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Rotating the forearm so that the palm faces posteriorly is called ________.

A) circumduction
B) rotation
C) hyperextension
D) supination
E) pronation

Forearm

The part of the arm between the elbow and the wrist.

Supination

The rotational movement of the forearm or foot that results in the palm or sole facing upwards or forwards.

Pronation

The rotation of the hand or forearm so that the palm faces downwards or backwards, or the inward roll of the foot during normal motion.

  • Expatiate on predominant movements and nomenclature associated with bodily kinetics.
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JaeThy Artist

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
E
Explanation :
Rotating the forearm so that the palm faces posteriorly is called pronation. Supination would be the opposite movement, where the palm faces anteriorly or upwards.