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11) A student describing the tissue that makes up the

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11) A student is describing the tissue that makes up the walls of the alveoli in the lungs. It appears that these walls are composed of flattened cells arranged in a single layer to facilitate gas exchange. Which one of the following terms best describes this tissue?

A) simple cuboidal

B) stratified squamous

C) simple squamous

D) simple columnar

E) stratified cuboidal

 

12) All of the following are types of connective tissue EXCEPT which one?

A) bone

B) cartilage

C) blood

D) muscle

E) adipose

 

13) A connective tissue differs from an epithelial tissue in that connective tissue

A) is composed of cells supported by a basement membrane

B) can produce and secrete products into the bloodstream

C) is composed of cells that can be described as squamous or cuboidal

D) is composed primarily of a nonliving extracellular material, which is located between the cells

E) is composed of cells interconnected by gap junctions or adhesion junctions

 

14) Which one of the following functions is associated with one type of connective tissue?

A) contraction

B) a membrane potential

C) absorption of digestive products

D) transport

E) secretion

15) In which one of the following locations would one expect to find cartilage?

A) between the skin and the underlying muscle

B) between the vertebrae

C) in a tendon

D) in the wall of a blood vessel

E) in adipose tissue

 

16) Which one of the following wraps around, supports, and holds organs in proper position within the body?

A) loose areolar tissue

B) tendons

C) ligaments

D) cytoskeleton

E) reticular tissue

 

17) Which type of tissue is characteristic of ligaments and tendons?

A) loose connective tissue

B) dense connective tissue

C) elastic connective tissue

D) reticular connective tissue

E) muscle tissue

 

18) Which one of the following types of tissues surrounds hollow organs that change shape or size regularly?

A) loose connective tissue

B) dense connective tissue

C) elastic connective tissue

D) reticular connective tissue

 

19) All of the following are functions of cartilage EXCEPT which one?

A) mineral (calcium, phosphorus) storage

B) maintaining shape of body parts, such as nose and ears

C) protection and cushioning of joints

D) reduction of friction at joints

E) prebone models in the fetus that develop into bones

20) What general type of tissue is characterized by few cells, separated by a nonliving extracellular matrix?

A) epithelial tissue

B) connective tissue

C) muscle tissue

D) nervous tissue

E) organ tissue

 

 

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