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Epithelial Tissue

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UCLA Anatomy Epithelial Tissues

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  • 1. 
    Under Epithelial classification simple equals how many layers?
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Multiple

  • 2. 
    What are microvili?
    • A. 

      Omnipotent cells which determine development.

    • B. 

      Folds in the cell membrane that increase surface area

    • C. 

      Simple squamous epithelial cells

  • 3. 
    Epithelial tissue is avascular. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Connective tissue

    • B. 

      Skeletal tissue

    • C. 

      Nervous tissue

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Line surfaces and organs

    • B. 

      Protection

    • C. 

      Permeability

    • D. 

      Sensation

    • E. 

      Secretion

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Have Cilia

    • B. 

      Have pedunkles

    • C. 

      Have microvili

  • 7. 
    Under epithelial classification stratified equals how many layers
    • A. 

      None

    • B. 

      One

    • C. 

      Multiple

  • 8. 
    Under epithelial classification squamous equates to what shape?
    • A. 

      Flat

    • B. 

      Wide and tall

    • C. 

      Tall and skinny

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Alvioli, lining of heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovary's

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    In epithelial classification cuboidal refers to what shape? 
    • A. 

      Flat

    • B. 

      Wide and Tall

    • C. 

      Tall and Skinny

  • 12. 
    Pseudo stratified Columnar epithelial tissue is found in
    • A. 

      Alvioli, lining of the heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 13. 
    In epithelial classification columnar is what shape?
    • A. 

      Flat

    • B. 

      Tall and Wide

    • C. 

      Tall and Skinny

  • 14. 
    Simple columnar tissue is found in
    • A. 

      Alvioli, lining of the heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 15. 
    Stratified cuboidal epithelial tissue is found in
    • A. 

      Alvioli, lining of heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 16. 
    In the digestive system you ingest and digest food mechanically and chemically.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Stratified columnar epithelial tissue is found in
    • A. 

      Alvioli, lining of heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 18. 
    Transitional epithelial cells stretch the urethra and bladder
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Goblet cells do not generate mucus. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Simple cuboidal tissue is found in
    • A. 

      Alvioli and linings of the heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Skin

    • F. 

      Mammary glands

    • G. 

      Urethra

  • 21. 
    What do the intestines hang by?
    • A. 

      Meninges

    • B. 

      Mesentaries

    • C. 

      Mucus

  • 22. 
    Simple Squamous tissue is found in 
    • A. 

      Alvioli, and linings of the heart

    • B. 

      Kidney's and ovaries

    • C. 

      Digestive tract

    • D. 

      Upper respiratory system

    • E. 

      Mammary glands

    • F. 

      Urethra

  • 23. 
    What is the term for movement of food though digestive system?
    • A. 

      Peristalsis

    • B. 

      Eustacian

    • C. 

      Olfaction

  • 24. 
    What are the serousa of the digestive system?
    • A. 

      Pericardial and Epicardial Sac

    • B. 

      Parietal and Visceral Plurae

    • C. 

      Peretenium and Mesentaries

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