How Well You Know Tissues And Membranes? Trivia Quiz

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How Well You Know Tissues And Membranes? Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The parietal and visceral pleura
    • A. 

      Are mucous membranes

    • B. 

      Secrete small amounts of serous fluid

    • C. 

      Are located in the abdominal cavity

    • D. 

      Surround the heart

  • 2. 
    Epithelial tissue
    • A. 

      Has extensive intercellular material

    • B. 

      Forms large continuous sheets of tissue

    • C. 

      Forms tendons, ligaments, and capsules

    • D. 

      Is described as visceral and parietal

  • 3. 
    Glandular tissue
    • A. 

      Is found only within the abdominal organs

    • B. 

      Arises from epithelial tissue

    • C. 

      Is classified as dense fibrous and areolar

    • D. 

      Stores fat

  • 4. 
    Mucous membrane
    • A. 

      Forms the pleurae

    • B. 

      Forms the peritoneal membranes

    • C. 

      Lines the respiratory tract

    • D. 

      Is a type of connective tissue membrane

  • 5. 
    Squamous, cuboidal, and columnar
    • A. 

      Refer to the layers of epithelial tissue.

    • B. 

      Are types of nervous tissue.

    • C. 

      Are shapes of epithelial tissue.

    • D. 

      Are found only within the thoracic cavity.

  • 6. 
    Simple and stratified
    • A. 

      Refer to the layers of epithelial tissue

    • B. 

      Are types of nervous tissue

    • C. 

      Are shapes of epithelial tissue

    • D. 

      Are found only within the thoracic cavity

  • 7. 
    Which of the following membranes is confined to the thoracic cavity?
    • A. 

      Meninges

    • B. 

      Peritoneum

    • C. 

      Synovial membranes

    • D. 

      Pleurae

  • 8. 
    Because this type of tissue is so thin, it is concerned primarily with the movement of various substances across the membranes from one body compartment to another.
    • A. 

      Connective tissue

    • B. 

      Neuroglia

    • C. 

      Simple squamous epithelium

    • D. 

      Cartilage

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is most related to glandular epithelium?
    • A. 

      Simple cuboidal epithelium

    • B. 

      Skeletal, cardiac, and smooth

    • C. 

      Tendons, ligaments

    • D. 

      Adipose

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is related to endocrine glands?
    • A. 

      Pleura and peritoneum

    • B. 

      Serous and mucous

    • C. 

      Ductless glands

    • D. 

      Visceral and parietal

  • 11. 
    In which type of tissue is the intercellular matrix hardest?
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Bone

    • C. 

      Simple squamous epithelium

    • D. 

      Adipose

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is most descriptive of cartilage?
    • A. 

      Squamous cell epithelium

    • B. 

      Basement membrane

    • C. 

      Hyaline and elastic

    • D. 

      Endocrine and exocrine

  • 13. 
    Which of the following does not appear in the thoracic cavity?
    • A. 

      Serous membrane

    • B. 

      Pleural membranes

    • C. 

      Serous fluid

    • D. 

      Peritoneal membrane

  • 14. 
    Which of the following best describes scar tissue?
    • A. 

      Sarcoma

    • B. 

      Regeneration

    • C. 

      Meninges

    • D. 

      Fibrosis

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are described as parietal and visceral?
    • A. 

      Mucous membrane

    • B. 

      Serous membrane

    • C. 

      Synovial membranes

    • D. 

      Meninges

  • 16. 
    This condition is due to prolonged pressure that causes a decrease in the blood supply to the tissues.
    • A. 

      Peritonitis

    • B. 

      Lactic acidosis

    • C. 

      Decubitus ulcer

    • D. 

      Meningitis

  • 17. 
    Which word is most descriptive of gangrenous tissue?
    • A. 

      Necrotic

    • B. 

      Scar

    • C. 

      Fibrotic

    • D. 

      Malignant

  • 18. 
    Why do tissues become stiffer and less efficient with aging?
    • A. 

      The epithelial membranes become thicker.

    • B. 

      There is an increase in intracellular fluid.

    • C. 

      There is a decrease in collagen and elastin in connective tissue.

    • D. 

      Muscles and nerve tissue hypertrophy.

  • 19. 
    This person "has heart".
    • A. 

      Perry T. O'Neum

    • B. 

      Addie Pose

    • C. 

      Perry Cardium

    • D. 

      Hy A. Lin

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