Ch. 5 Principles of Tissue.txt

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  1. A tissue is?
    A group of similar cells that perform a common function

    • The four principal types of tissues are?
    • Epithelial, Connective, Muscle and Nervous tissue
  2. The most complex tissue in the body is?
    Nervous Tissue
  3. In tissues, the material between cells that is made up of water and variety of proteins is referred to as?
    Extracellular Matrix
  4. What are the types of primary germ layers?
    Ectoderm, Mesoderm, and Endoderm
  5. Which tissue lines body cavities and protects body surfaces?
  6. T/F The biology of tissues is referred to as histology.
  7. T/F Proteins in the extracellular matrix include various types of structural protein fibers such as collagen and elastin.
  8. T/F Sweat and sebaceous glands are formed by connective tissue
    False, Epilthelial tissue
  9. T/F During embryonic development, new kinds of cells can be formed from a special kind of undifferentiated cell called a stem cell.
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