Animal Primary Tissues

Review Questions

Which type of epithelial cell is best adapted to aid diffusion?

  1. squamous
  2. cuboidal
  3. columnar
  4. transitional

Hint:

C

Which type of epithelial cell is found in glands?

  1. squamous
  2. cuboidal
  3. columnar
  4. transitional

Hint:

B

Which type of epithelial cell is found in the urinary bladder?

  1. squamous
  2. cuboidal
  3. columnar
  4. transitional

Hint:

D

Which type of connective tissue has the most fibers?

  1. loose connective tissue
  2. fibrous connective tissue
  3. cartilage
  4. bone

Hint:

B

Which type of connective tissue has a mineralized different matrix?

  1. loose connective tissue
  2. fibrous connective tissue
  3. cartilage
  4. bone

Hint:

D

The cell found in bone that breaks it down is called an ________.

  1. osteoblast
  2. osteocyte
  3. osteoclast
  4. osteon

Hint:

C

The cell found in bone that makes the bone is called an ________.

  1. osteoblast
  2. osteocyte
  3. osteoclast
  4. osteon

Hint:

A

Plasma is the ________.

  1. fibers in blood
  2. matrix of blood
  3. cell that phagocytizes bacteria
  4. cell fragment found in the tissue

Hint:

B

The type of muscle cell under voluntary control is the ________.

  1. smooth muscle
  2. skeletal muscle
  3. cardiac muscle
  4. visceral muscle

Hint:

B

The part of a neuron that contains the nucleus is the

  1. cell body
  2. dendrite
  3. axon
  4. glial

Hint:

A

Why are intercalated discs essential to the function of cardiac muscle?

  1. The discs maintain the barriers between the cells.
  2. The discs pass nutrients between cells.
  3. The discs ensure that all the cardiac muscle cells beat as a single unit.
  4. The discs control the heart rate.

Hint:

C