Epithelial Tissue

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Epithelial Tissue
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  1. Has 1 layer of cells but looks like it has more than 1 layer of cells.
    Pseudostratified
  2. Has 1 flat, plate-like cells that are wider than they are tall
    Simple squamous
  3. Can be keratinized or non-keratinized
    Stratified squamous
  4. Has more than one layer of cells; basal cells are cuboidal in shape, but apical cells are columnar in shape
    Stratified columnar
  5. Has 1 layer of cells; nuclei of cells are basally located
    Simple columnar
  6. Has more than 1 layer of cells; apical cells can be rounded or flat depending on the degree of stretching of the bladder
    Transitional
  7. Has more than one layer of cells that are cuboidal in shape
    Stratified cuboidal
  8. Has more than one layer of cells that are cuboidal in shape
    Stratified cuboidal
  9. Has one layer of columnar shaped cells. Not all of the cells reach the apical surface of the tissue.
    Pseudostratified columnar
  10. Has one layer of cube shaped cells
    Simple cuboidal
  11. Makes up alveoli in the lungs
    Simple squamous
  12. Found lining the trachea
    Pseudostratified columnar
  13. Define "tissue"
    Group of cells similar in structure,function and embryonic origin and their intercellular material
  14. What are the 5 main functions of epithelial tissue?
    • Protection
    • Secretion
    • Absorption
    • Diffusion
    • Filtration
  15. Name the cell associated with some epithelial tissues that secretes mucin (mucin forms mucous when dissolved)
    Goblet
  16. Name the modification on some epithelial tissue that serves to increase the surface area on the apical surface of the tissue.
    Microvilli
  17. Which types of epithelial tissue functions in diffusion and filtration?
    Simple squamous
  18. Which types of epithelial tissue functions in secretion and absorption?
    • Simple cuboidal
    • Simple columnar
    • Pseudostratified columnar
  19. Which types of epithelial tissue function protection?
    • Stratified squamous
    • Stratified cuboidal
    • Stratified columnar
    • Transitional
  20. What are cilia made up of?
    Microtubles
  21. What are the main functions of simple cuboidal epithelium?
    Secretion andĀ Absorption
  22. Simple squamous epithelium that lines the entire circulatory system is called ?
    Endothelium
  23. Simple squamous epithelium of serous membranes is called ?
    Mesothelium
  24. Name the epithelial tissue that function in stretching
    Transitional
  25. Keratin is a ?
    Protein
  26. What is the function of keratin in skin?
    To keep it water-proof
  27. True or false:
    Epithelial tissue is found in covering and lining structures in the body
    True
  28. The plural of epithelium is ?
    Epithelia
  29. What statement is true?
    A. all epithelial tissue is vascular (i.e., has blood vessels)
    B. some epithelial tissue is vascular; some epithelial tissue is avascular
    C. all epithelial tissue is avascular (i.e., does not have blood vessels)
    C. All epithelial tissue is avascular (i.e., does not have blood vessels)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Name the layer of the basement membrane that is directly under the epithelial tissue
    Basal lamina
  31. Of what is the layer of the basement membrane in the basal lamina
    Epithelial tissues
  32. Name the layer of the basement membrane that is further from the basal surface of epithelial tissues.
    Reticular lamina
  33. Of what is the layer of the basement membrane in the reticular lamina
    Connective Tissues
  34. Epithelial tissue has ? inter-cellular material.
    A. A lot of
    B. No
    C. Little
    C. Little
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. The unbound surface of epithelial tissue is called the ? surface.
    Apical
  36. The bound surface of epithelial tissues is called the ? surface
    Basal
  37. Simple Columnar
  38. Pseudostratified columnar
  39. Simple cuboidal
  40. Simple columnar
  41. Transitional
  42. Simple squamous
  43. Stratified squamous
  44. Stratified cubodial

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