5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Connective tissue
- a abnormal increase in number of cells
- b cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
- c an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
- d a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
- e a reduction in size or wasting away of an organ or cell resulting from disease or lack of use.
5 Multiple choice questions
- membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts).
- nonliving material in connective tissue consisting of ground substance and fibers that separate the living cells.
- one free (unattached) surface or edge on the membrane.
- involves repair by dense fibrous connective tissue by the formation of scar tissue.
- : one of the primary tissues; covers the surface of the body and lines the body cavities, ducts, and vessels.
5 True/False questions
Secretion → (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
Nervous Tissue → Tissue made up of cells called neurons. A body tissue that carries electrical messages back and forth between the brain and every other part of the body.
Neuroglia → the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
Cartilage → Cancer causing agents
Malignant Tumor → life-threatening, pertains to neoplasms that spread and lead to death, such as cancer.