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1.  Which of the following can be classified as "specialized connective tissue"?
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2.  What does connective tissue develop from?
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3.  What type of muscle is specialized for contraction?
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4.  Which organelle contains digestive enzymes?
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5.  When using a compound microscope, objective lenses can be found to have a magnification of all of the following, EXCEPT?
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6.  Where is the primary site for absorption of nutrients?
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7.  Costal cartilage is composed of what type of cartilage?
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8.  What is the opening of the pancreatic duct into the duodenum?
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9.  What is another term for the brush border?
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10.  What is the dura mater composed of?
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11.  What are sensory neurons?
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12.  Where are apocrine sweat glands NOT found?
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13.  What is a characteristic of the cells in the epidermis of the skin?
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14.  Which organelle sorts and packages proteins within a cell?
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15.  What is the classification of the pancreas?
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16.  What type of glands are the ceruminous glands?
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17.  What is the outer connective tissue covering of a muscle?
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18.  What type of epithelial cells are taller than they are wide?
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19.  What color is keratin with Masson's trichrome stain?
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20.  Which fiber type makes up slow-twitch muscle?
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21.  Which of the following is an organelle?
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22.  What type of muscle makes up the muscularis externa in the esophagus?
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23.  During the preparation of a routine H&E slide, what step occurs after the tissue is embedded in paraffin?
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24.  What is the bottom of a microscope called?
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25.  Which of the following is lined by a serosa?
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26.  Which layer of the epidermis contains star shaped cells?
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27.  Which of the following layers comprise the skin?
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28.  What type of epithelium is more than one layer thick?
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29.  What are the pressure receptors in skin called?
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30.  Which layer of the epidermis contains cells with no nuclei or organelles?
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31.  What cell surface modification is made of microtubules?
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32.  What is "compound microscope"?
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33.  What is a gland called if the secretory portion is tube shaped ending in a flask shaped area at the terminus?
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34.  What color do elastic fibers stain with Verhoeff Elastic stain?
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35.  Which of the following is composed of loose connective tissue?
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36.  What is the primary component of myelin?
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37.  What type of epithelium forms the epidermis?
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38.  Where are Brunner's glands located?
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39.  Which of the following are considered to be part of the meninges?
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40.  Which of the following is the CNS macrophage?
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41.  Which of the following is composed of cardiac muscle?
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42.  Where is the site of protein synthesis?
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43.  What is a collection of nerve cell bodies outside of the central nervous system called?
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44.  What are motor neurons?
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45.  Which of the following is involved in the blood brain barrier?
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46.  Which of the following is an acid dye?
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47.  What stain would be best to demonstrate the elastic fibers in elastic cartilage?
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48.  What do you call a tissue composed of a conglomeration of cells which are tightly packed together, yet which does not have a free surface? An example of such a tissue would be the parenchyma of the adrenal gland.
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49.  Which of the following would be best suited to differentiate collagen fibers from other fibers?
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50.  What type of tissue lines most ducts?
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51.  Which type of cartilage forms the epiphyseal growth plate?
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52.  Which cell is a mechanoreceptors?
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53.  Which type of cartilage is characterized by a glassy matrix?
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54.  Which type of papillae on the tongue is the smallest?
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55.  Which layer contains the lamina propria?
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56.  During the preparation of a routine H&E slide, what allows the tissue to be visualized?
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57.  What is the correct term for cuticle?
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58.  What forms the striated border?
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59.  Which type of cartilage is found in the larynx?
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60.  Which of the following can be classified as "connective tissue proper"?
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61.  What is bone formation called when the bone is formed directly, without using a cartilage template?
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62.  What do you call the simple squamous epithelium that lines the abdominal cavity?
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63.  What layer is NOT found in the gallbladder?
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64.  On a microscope, what structure varies the diameter of the cone of light?
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65.  Which of the following would be best suited for peripheral blood smears?
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66.  What type of tissue makes up the rings of the trachea?
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67.  A beauty treatment for the reduction of wrinkles is the injection of hyaluronic acid into the wrinkle. What is hyaluronic acid?
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68.  What cells of the pancreas secrete glucagon?
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69.  Which type of papillae on the tongue is arranged in a "V" shape on the tongue?
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70.  Collectively, what is the cytoplasm and nucleus called?
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71.  Which layer of the epidermis is also called the stratum germinativum?
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72.  Which of the following is lined by a mucosa?
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73.  Which connective tissue cell is derived from B lymphocytes?
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74.  Which cell is responsible for skin pigmentation?
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75.  Which type of neuron is also called an internuncial neuron?
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76.  What is another name for the light microscope?
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77.  Which cells secrete pepsinogen?
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78.  What is the term for the general process that cells us to expunge material from the cell?
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79.  What cell is an immature bone cell?
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80.  Which of the following is NOT considered an epidermal appendage?
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81.  What type of epithelium forms the epidermis?
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82.  What type of muscle is always multinucleated?
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83.  What is the limiting membrane of a cell?
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84.  What is the portion of the nail which is underneath skin?
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85.  What sits in a lacuna?
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86.  Which connective tissue cell type contains properties of smooth muscle cells?
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87.  What are the supporting cells in the central nervous system called?
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88.  What process is nicknamed "cell drinking"?
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89.  Which of the following is NOT a membranous organelle?
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90.  Which layer of the epidermis contains dividing cells?
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91.  What are most neurons in the body?
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92.  Which fiber type is smaller in diameter?
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93.  Which layer of the epidermis is on the surface of the skin?
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94.  What type of tissue lines the bladder
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95.  What is tissue which surrounds a nerve fascicle?
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96.  Which fiber type is more resistant to fatigue?
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97.  During the preparation of a routine H&E slide, what step occurs after the tissue is preserved?
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98.  Which cell is a macrophage found in the skin?
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99.  Which type of cartilage forms the intervertebral disc?
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100.  What are the conglomerations of gray matter deep within the cerebrum and cerebellum  called?
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101.  Which of the following would be best suited to visualize lipid?
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102.  What type of muscle is composed of spindle shaped cells?
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103.  What type of epithelium is composed of cells which all touch the basement membrane  and is only one cell layer thick?
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104.  What is a single neuron and the aggregation of muscle fibers innervated by that single neuron called?
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105.  What surrounds the pulp cavity?
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106.  What is woven bone?
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107.  Where is masticatory mucosa found
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108.  Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?
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109.  What structure is called yellow cartilage?
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110.  What is another term for muscle cells?
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111.  What is the point that a neuron contacts a muscle called?
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112.  What is the name of the cellular mass for the endocrine portion of the pancreas?
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113.  What type of epithelial cells are as tall as they are wide?
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114.  What is the name of the tissue which surrounds muscle fascicles?
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115.  Which of the following can be classified as "embryonic connective tissue"?
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116.  Which of the following is a receptor for fine touch which is located in mucous membranes?
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117.  Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?
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118.  Which type of cartilage is present in the temporomandibular joint?
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119.  All of the following are properties of neurons, except:
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120.  What is the central portion of a tooth called?
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121.  What is the space called that is located at the portal canal between the hepatocytes and connective tissue?
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122.  What is the lining of the inner bone on the side which abuts the medullary cavity?
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123.  Which structures are part of the portal triad?
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124.  Which type of cartilage forms the articular surface on bones?
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125.  What cell is involved in laying down new bone?
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126.  When using oil immersion to view a tissue, what is the refractive index of the oil?
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127.  What are the thick filaments composed of?
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128.  Which cell type is responsible for bone breakdown?
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129.  Which of the following would be best suited to visualize reticular fibers?
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130.  What is the growing part of the nail?
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131.  Which one of these cells is not a cell type routinely found in loose connective tissue?
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132.  Which of the following responds to vibration and rapidly changing pressure?
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133.  What are the valves which regulates the flow of bile into the intestine?
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134.  What is the surface modification seen on the cells of the epididymis?
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135.  Which fiber type is make up fast-twitch muscle?
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136.  What is a gland called if the secretory portion is flask shaped?
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137.  What is the cell body of a neuron called?
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138.  What are divertiuclae of the mucosa of the gallbladder called?
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139.  Which of the following is NOT a function of skin?
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140.  What is line that bisects the dark band in muscle?
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141.  What are the modifications of the muscularis externa that is seen on the large intestine?
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142.  What is Prussian blue stain used for?
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143.  What are interneurons?
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144.  What type of epithelium appears stratified, but is not?
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145.  Which type of cartilage is characterized by the presence of thick bundles of collagen fibers?
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146.  What type of basic tissue type is cartilage?
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147.  Which of the following would be best suited to differentiate collagen fibers from other fibers ?
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148.  Which type of papillae on the tongue is mushroom shaped?
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149.  What structure contributes to the cells cytoskeleton?
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150.  What type of tissue lines most of the gastrointestinal tract?
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151.  What is the space between the liver sinusoids and the hepatocytes called?
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