Tissue Vocabulary Trivia Test! Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Epithelium
    • A. 

      Means "consisting of one cell layer"

    • B. 

      Striated ("striped"), voluntary

    • C. 

      Any tissue that covers the body or lines organs, glands, or pipes

    • D. 

      Cells taller than they are wide

  • 2. 
    Desmosomes
    • A. 

      Hair-like extensions that do the wave

    • B. 

      Along with gap junctions, form intercalated discs

    • C. 

      Increase the surface are of intestinal lining

    • D. 

      Founding layer producing epithelium by mitosis

  • 3. 
    Simple
    • A. 

      Epithelium of blood vessel lining

    • B. 

      Increase the surface area of intestinal lining

    • C. 

      Means consisting of one cell layer

    • D. 

      Foundation layer producing new epithelium by mitosis

  • 4. 
    Squamous
  • 5. 
    Stratified
    • A. 

      Describes tissue having many layers

    • B. 

      Cells taller than they are wide

    • C. 

      Involuntary; in walls of the digestive organs

    • D. 

      Embryonic tissue that becomes all the blasts

  • 6. 
    Columnar
    • A. 

      Flat scale like cells

    • B. 

      Fat storage tissue

    • C. 

      Cells taller than they are wide

    • D. 

      Describes tissue having many layers

  • 7. 
    Endothelium
    • A. 

      Foundation layer producing new epithelium

    • B. 

      Any tissue that covers the body or lines organs, glands, or pipes

    • C. 

      Along with gap junctions, form intercalated discs

    • D. 

      Epithelium of blood vessel lining

  • 8. 
    Matrix
    • A. 

      Describes tissue having many layers

    • B. 

      The extracellular collection of water, collagen fibers, GAGs, HA, et al.

    • C. 

      Foundation layer producing new epithelium by mitosis

    • D. 

      Increase the surface area of intestinal lining

  • 9. 
    Adipose
    • A. 

      Mucus sectreting cells

    • B. 

      Fat storage tissue

    • C. 

      Describes tissues having many layers

  • 10. 
    Reticular
    • A. 

      Embryonic tissue; becomes all the -blasts

    • B. 

      Along with gap junctions, forms intercalated discs

    • C. 

      Filtering tissue in lymph nodes

  • 11. 
    Cilia
    • A. 

      Hair-like extension that "do the wave"

    • B. 

      Increase the surface of intestinal lining

    • C. 

      Describes tissue having many layers

  • 12. 
    Microvilli
    • A. 

      Increase the surface of intestinal lining

    • B. 

      Describes tissues having many layers

    • C. 

      involuntary; in walls of the digestive organs

  • 13. 
    Goblet cells 
    • A. 

      Along with gap junctions, form intercalated discs

    • B. 

      Describes tissues having many layers

    • C. 

      Mucus secreting cells

    • D. 

      Means consisting of a single layer

  • 14. 
    Messenchyme
    • A. 

      Embryonic tissue; becomes all the blasts

    • B. 

      Increase the surface area of intestinal lining

    • C. 

      Along with gap junctions, form intercalated discs

  • 15. 
    Basement membrane
    • A. 

      Foundation layer producing new epithelium by mitosis

    • B. 

      Describes tissues having many layers

    • C. 

      Epithelium of blood vessel lining

  • 16. 
    Transitional
    • A. 

      Cubodial when the bladder is empty; squamous when the bladder is full

    • B. 

      Means "consisting of one cell layer"

    • C. 

      Any tissue that covers the body or lines organs, glands, or pipes

  • 17. 
    Skeleton muscle
    • A. 

      Striated; involuntary; intercalated discs

    • B. 

      Striated ("striped"); voluntary

    • C. 

      Non striated; voluntary

  • 18. 
    Cardiac muscle
    • A. 

      Striated; voluntary

    • B. 

      Involuntary; in walls of the digestive organs

    • C. 

      Striated; involuntary; intercalated discs

  • 19. 
    Smooth muscle
    • A. 

      Mucus secreting cells

    • B. 

      Striated; involuntary

    • C. 

      Involuntary; in the walls of the digestive organs

    • D. 

      Striated ; involuntary; intercalated discs

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