5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a a group of similar cells specialized to perform a specific function; primary tissue types are epithelial, connective, muscle, and nervous tissues.
- b cord of dense fibrous tissue attaching a muscle to a bone
- c (1) the passage of material formed by a cell to its exterior; (2) cell product that is transported to the cell exterior.
- d the nonneuronal tissue of the central nervous system that performs supportive and other functions; also called glia.
- e an abnormal growth of cells. Sometimes cancerous
5 Multiple choice questions
- Benign: not malignant An abnormal mass of cells that remains at its original site of the tumor in the body.
- highly specialized to contract or shorten, to produce movement. Three types of muscle tissue, skeletal, cardiac and smooth(visceral).
- Cancer causing agents
- abnormal increase in number of cells
- 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.
5 True/False questions
Mucosae/mucous membrane → membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.
Connective tissue → a primary tissue; form and function vary extensively. Functions include support, storage, and protection.
Edema → an abnormal accumulation of fluid in body parts or tissues; causes swelling
Basement Membrane → a thin layer of extracellular material to which epithelial cells are attached in mucosa surfaces.
Endocrine Gland → Cancer causing agents