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1.  What type of tissue lines blood vessels?
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2.  What type of muscle has visible cross striations?
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3.  The papillary layer is part of which layer?
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4.  Lance Armstrong is the seven time winner of the Tour de France. The Tour de France is a bicycle race which covers between 3500 to 4000 kilometers. What type of muscle fiber probably predominates in his legs?
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5.  What is the name of the cellular mass for the endocrine portion of the pancreas?
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6.  What is another term for the intestinal glands?
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7.  What type of tissue lines the esophagus?
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8.  Which microscope does not rely on visible light?
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9.  Which layer of the epidermis is on the surface of the skin?
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10.  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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11.  Which of the following responds to pain?
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12.  The colloquialism "gray matter" refers to somebody using his intellect or reasoning ability. In reality, what is gray matter?
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13.  What is the growing part of the nail?
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14.  Collectively, what is the cytoplasm and nucleus called?
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15.  Which of the following is found in the cerebellum?
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16.  Which of the following would be best suited to visualize lipid?
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17.  Which layer of the epidermis is present only in thick skin?
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18.  Which cell is a macrophage found in the skin?
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19.  What cell is involved in laying down new bone?
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20.  What is another name for the light microscope?
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21.  Which cranial nerve is responsible for taste to the posterior 1/3 of the tongue?
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22.  Which type of cartilage is the most abundant?
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23.  What is the connective tissue covering of a muscle fascicle?
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24.  Which type of cartilage is found in the walls of the eustachian tube?
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25.  What is the innervation of an apocrine sweat gland?
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26.  What is the innervation of an apocrine sweat gland?
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27.  Which type of cartilage forms the hammer, anvil and stirrup?
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28.  What sits in a lacuna?
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29.  What is woven bone?
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30.  Which of the following is an element of the peripheral nervous system?
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31.  Which of the following is NOT primarily composed of connective tissue?
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32.  What is another term for an acinar gland?
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33.  What is another term for the Haversian system?
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34.  Which type of papillae on the tongue is arranged in a "V" shape on the tongue?
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35.  What is tissue which surrounds a nerve fascicle?
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36.  What structure is at the base of cilia?
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37.  What is the innermost layer of the GI tract called?
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38.  Which organelle is involved in lipid metabolism?
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39.  Which of the following is NOT a function of skin?
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40.  Which of the following is NOT primarily composed of connective tissue?
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41.  Which of the following would be best suited to visualize reticular fibers?
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42.  Where is white matter?
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43.  What percentage of neurons are interneurons?
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44.  What type of muscle contains centrally placed nuclei?
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45.  Which of the following is the exocrine portion of the pancreas?
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46.  Which of the following is NOT a membranous organelle?
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47.  Which of the following is a receptor for fine touch which is located in mucous membranes?
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48.  Where are ribosomes constructed?
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49.  Which of the following forms myelin in the central nervous system?
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50.  Which is the most abundant fiber in connective tissue?
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51.  What forms the articular surface on bones?
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52.  Which type of cartilage forms the skeleton of the fetus?
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53.  What is a group of fibers traveling together?
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54.  What is the role of the condenser lens?
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55.  What are divertiuclae of the mucosa of the gallbladder called?
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56.  Which fiber type has more myoglobin?
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57.  Where in the pancreas are islets of Langerhans most numerous?
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58.  What provides tensile strength to a neuron?
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59.  What type of epithelium is one cell layer thick?
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60.  What structure is called yellow cartilage?
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61.  Which type of cartilage is found in the external ear?
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62.  What is the name of the tissue which surrounds muscle fascicles?
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63.  Which of the following is NOT a membranous organelle?
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64.  Which of the following is composed of skeletal muscle?
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65.  Where is mesothelium found?
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66.  Where is the site of protein synthesis?
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67.  What is the dura mater composed of?
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68.  Which type of neuron is most abundant?
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69.  Which of the following is NOT a membranous organelle?
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70.  During the preparation of a routine H&E slide, what allows the tissue to be visualized?
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71.  What region is made of thin filaments?
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72.  What are the mineral crystals in bone called?
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73.  What is the opening of the pancreatic duct into the duodenum?
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74.  Which fiber type uses more anaerobic metabolism?
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75.  What are microvilli called that are seen in the small intestine?
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76.  What type of gland secretes its product through a duct or tube?
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77.  Which cell is a macrophage found in the central nervous system?
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78.  Which of the following is composed of loose connective tissue?
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79.  Which structures are part of the portal triad?
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80.  What type of tissue is Wharton's jelly?
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81.  What type of tissue makes up the dermis of the skin?
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82.  Which of the following is the exocrine portion of the pancreas?
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83.  Which of the following is NOT lined by a mucosa?
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84.  What is another term for the cytoplasm outside of organelles?
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85.  What type of tissue is a ligament composed of?
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86.  What is Prussian blue stain used for?
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87.  What type of glands are the ceruminous glands?
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88.  Which region are goblet cells most numerous?
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89.  What type of epithelium lines the trachea?
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90.  What is the innervation of an eccrine sweat gland?
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91.  What is dense bone?
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92.  Where is cardiac muscle found?
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93.  Which cranial nerve to the tongue is responsible for movement?
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94.  Which of the following is an element of the central nervous system?
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95.  What type of basic tissue type is cartilage?
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96.  Where is thick skin found?
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97.  What is Mucicarmine stain used primarily for?
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98.  Which type of neuron is also called an internuncial neuron?
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99.  What covers the tooth that is embedded within the jaw?
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100.  What type of muscle probably predominates in Charles Atlas, the worlds most famous power weight lifter?
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101.  Which type of papillae on the tongue is the most abundant?
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102.  What is the total magnification achieved with a compound microscope?
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103.  What is the covering of a nerve fiber?
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104.  What type of connective tissue is an undifferentiated tissue found in the embryo?
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105.  What type of muscle is composed of spindle shaped cells?
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106.  Which fiber type is seen in skeletal muscle?
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107.  When using a compound microscope, objective lenses can be found to have a magnification of all of the following, EXCEPT?
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108.  Which fiber type fatigues more readily?
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109.  Which of the following is not associated with connective tissue?
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110.  Which of the following is the CNS macrophage?
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111.  What does connective tissue develop from?
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112.  What type of epithelium is composed of flat cells?
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113.  What is bone formation called when the bone is formed directly, without using a cartilage template?
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114.  Which of the following is NOT a fiber found in connective tissue?
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115.  Which cell is the mature bone cell?
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116.  What is spongy bone?
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117.  Which of the following would be best suited to visualize reticular fibers?
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118.  How many types of cartilage are there?
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119.  What is within the pulp cavity?
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120.  What type of epithelium forms the epidermis?
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121.  Which of the following are considered to be part of the meninges?
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122.  Which of the following is NOT considered an inclusion?
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123.  What is areolar tissue?
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124.  What covers the visible portion of a tooth ?
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125.  Which cell is the most abundant cell in the epidermis?
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126.  What structure is in the middle of the hepatic lobule?
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127.  Which layer contains the muscularis mucosa?
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128.  What is another term for the cell body of a neuron?
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129.  What type of epithelium forms the epidermis?
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130.  What is released at a synapse?
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131.  What is the primary component of myelin?
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132.  Where is thick skin found?
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133.  What is the mature bone cell called?
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134.  Which of the following is lined by a serosa?
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135.  Which of the following would be best suited to differentiate collagen fibers from other fibers ?
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136.  Which of the following is NOT considered neuroglia?
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137.  What type of tissue lines most of the gastrointestinal tract?
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138.  What is a collection of nerve cell bodies outside of the central nervous system called?
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139.  What is in the bone matrix?
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140.  Which cells secrete pepsinogen?
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141.  What is the term for the process used by cells for the transport in of particulate matter?
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142.  What is immature bone?
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143.  Which layer of the epidermis contains star shaped cells?
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144.  Which layer is NOT present in masticatory epithelium?
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145.  How many neurons are in the body of man?
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146.  What are neurons in the retina?
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147.  During the preparation of a routine H&E slide, what step occurs after the tissue is embedded in paraffin?
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148.  What is the primary component of red marrow?
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149.  What color do elastic fibers stain with Verhoeff Elastic stain?
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150.  Which connective tissue cell type produces the ground substance in connective tissue?
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