Tissues Anatomy And Physiology Quiz

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Have you read about the anatomy and physiology of tissues in your biology class? Want to check out if all your concepts are clear or not? Try out this quiz and test your knowledge for the same. Tissues are a group of cells that perform a similar function as a unit. These are categorized into four broad categories: epithelial, muscle, connective, and nervous. The below quiz asks questions related to these four types of types. Do you think you can answer them correctly? Check it out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How are epithelial tissues classified?
    • A. 

      Epithelium is classified as either voluntary or involuntary

    • B. 

      Epithelium is classified as either loose or dense

    • C. 

      Epithelium is classified by the number of cell layers and the shape of the cells

    • D. 

      Epithelium is classified by the presence or absence of ECM

  • 2. 
    You examine a tissue slide through the microscope and recognize one layer of cells that are mostly tall and elongated. You determine this tissue to be:
    • A. 

      Simple cuboidal epithelium

    • B. 

      Simple columnar epithelium

    • C. 

      Simple squamous epithelium

    • D. 

      Stratified columnar epithelium

  • 3. 
    Which of the following epithelia can be keratinized?
    • A. 

      Stratified columnar epithelium

    • B. 

      Transitional epithelium

    • C. 

      Stratified squamous epithelium

    • D. 

      Simple columnar epithelium

  • 4. 
    Where is simple columnar epithelium located
    • A. 

      Lining of the small intestine

    • B. 

      Lining of the esophagus

    • C. 

      Lining of the nasal cavity

    • D. 

      Forming the air sacs of the lungs

  • 5. 
    What general tissue type binds, supports and protects the body?
    • A. 

      Connective

    • B. 

      Epithelial

    • C. 

      Muscle

    • D. 

      Nervous

  • 6. 
    What statement best describes dense regular collagenous connective tissue?
    • A. 

      Dense regular collagenous connective tissue contains bundles of collagen fibers arranged haphazardly

    • B. 

      Dense regular collagenous connective tissue contains parallel bundles of elastic fibers

    • C. 

      Dense regular collagenous connective tissue is found in the dermis of the skin

    • D. 

      Dense regular collagenous connective tissue forms tendons and ligaments

  • 7. 
    Which division of the cranial skeleton is considered the "braincase?"
    • A. 

      Chondrocranium

    • B. 

      Splanchnocranium

    • C. 

      Dermatocranium

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Which is associated with the development of the jaws
    • A. 

      First branchial arch

    • B. 

      Hyoid arch

    • C. 

      Mandibular arch

    • D. 

      Second pharyngeal arch

  • 9. 
    Which cranial division is absent in chondrichthyans?
    • A. 

      Chondrocranium

    • B. 

      Splanchnocranium

    • C. 

      Dermatocranium

    • D. 

      Olfactory 

  • 10. 
    Which centrum type is characterized by a concavity on only the anterior surface?
    • A. 

      Amphicoelous

    • B. 

      Procoelous

    • C. 

      Opisthocoelous

    • D. 

      Acoelous

  • 11. 
    Which caudal fin type appears externally symmetrical, but includes longer hypurals?
    • A. 

      Hypocercal

    • B. 

      Heterocercal

    • C. 

      Homocercal

    • D. 

      Diphycercal

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