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  1. The cell (plasma) membrane normally contains substantial amounts of
    cholesterol
  2. The shock-absorbing pads between the vertebrae are formed of_______.
    fibrocartilage
  3. The dense fibrous connective tissue portion of the skin is located in the reticular region of the
    dermis
  4. RNA responsible for bringing the amino acids to the "factory" site for protein formation
    tRNA
  5. What tissue has lacunae, calcium salts, and blood vessels?
    osseous tissue
  6. A red blood cell placed in pure water would ________.
    swell and burst
  7. has a basement membrane
    epithelial tissue
  8. A needle would pierce the epidermal layers of the forearm in which order?
    corneum, granulosum, spinosum, basale
  9. Nutrients reach the surface of the skin (epidermis) through the process of ________.
    diffusing through the tissue fluid from blood vessels in the dermis
  10. What feature characterizes simple columnar epithelium of the digestive tract
    dense microvilli
  11. example of an inclusion
    melanin
  12. what does pseudostratified ciliated columnar epithelium line?
    respiratory tract
  13. main component of cytosol
    water
  14. Inability to absorb digested nutrients and secrete mucus might indicate a disorder in which tissue?
    simple columnar
  15. a segment of DNA that carries the instructions for one polypeptide chain
    gene
  16. crenation is likely to occur in blood cells in a ______ solution
    hypertonic
  17. the first step in tissue repair
    inflammation
  18. The dermis has two major layers; which of the following constitutes 80% of the dermis and is responsible for the tension lines in the skin?
    reticular layer
  19. The RNA that has an anticodon and attaches to a specific amino acid is ________ RNA.
    transfer
  20. _______ live in the lacunae of cartilage
    chondrocytes
  21. burns injure the epidermis and the upper regions of the dermis.
    second degree burns
  22. ________ is the division of the cytoplasmic mass into two parts.
    cytokinesis
  23. pigment-producing cells in the epidermis.
    melanocytes
  24. In order for the DNA molecule to get "short and fat" to become a chromosome, it must first wrap around small molecules called
    histones
  25. Kidney tubules are composed of ________ epithelium.
    simple cuboidal
  26. Arteries, veins, heart.
    cardiovascular

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