A&P4

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A&P4
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  1. Epithelium is connected to underlying connective tissue by
    a basal lamina.
  2. A layer of glycoproteins that prevents leakage of materials from connective tissues into epithelia is the
    lamina lucida
  3. Examination of a tissue sample reveals groups of cells united by junctional complexes and interlocking membranes. The cells have one free surface and lack blood vessels. The tissue is most likely ________ tissue.
    epithelial
  4. You would find pseudostratified columnar epithelium lining the
    trachea
  5. Cells that are flat and thin are classified as
    squamous
  6. Glands that secrete hormones into the interstitial fluid are
    endocrine glands
  7. Secretions through a duct might provide ________, whereas ductless secretions act as ________.
    enzymes; hormones
  8. The pancreas produces ________ secretions.
    exocrine and endocrine
  9. Blood is which type of tissue?
    connective
  10. Each of the following is an example of dense connective tissue, except
    areolar tissue
  11. What type of cell makes up almost half the volume of blood?
    erythrocyte
  12. White fat is found in ________, while brown fat is found in ________.
    adults; infants
  13. Antibodies are produced by
    plasmocytes
  14. The most common type of cartilage is ________ cartilage.
    hyaline
  15. Chondroitin sulfate is abundant in the matrix of
    cartilage
  16. Cartilage is separated from surrounding tissues by a fibrous
    perichondrium
  17. Unlike cartilage, bone is ____
    highly vascular
  18. The reduction of friction between the parietal and visceral surfaces of an internal cavity is the function of
    serous membranes
  19. The serous membrane lining the abdominal cavity is the
    peritoneum
  20. The framework of connective tissue between the skin and underlying muscles is called the
    superficial fascia
  21. What is the dense connective tissue that surrounds a muscle and blends with the tendon?
    deep fascia
  22. Tissue that is specialized for contraction is ________ tissue.
    muscle
  23. The muscle tissue that shows no striations is ________ muscle.
    smooth
  24. Tissue that is specialized for the conduction of electrical impulses is ________ tissue.
    neural

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