Characteristics Of Epithelial Tissue Quiz

24 Questions
Characteristics Of Epithelial Tissue Quiz

Take this quiz and learn about epithelial tissues line the cavities and surfaces of blood vessels and organs throughout the body!

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Questions and Answers
  • 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. 
    What is epithelial tissue connected to?
    • A. 

      Connective tissue

    • B. 

      Skeletal tissue

    • C. 

      Nervous tissue

  • 5. 
    All none or which of the following are true of epithelial tissues?
    • A. 

      Line surfaces and organs

    • B. 

      Protection

    • C. 

      Permeability

    • D. 

      Sensation

    • E. 

      Secretion

  • 6. 
    All none or which of the following are apical features of Epithelial tissue?
    • 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. 
    Stratified squamous epithelial tissue is found in
    • 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. 
    Epithelial tissue is polar.
    • 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