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The four primary types of tissue in the body are? neural, epithelial, connective and muscle
Which of the primary tissues functions to contract? muscle
Which of the primary tissues lines cavities? epithelial
Which of the primary tissues connects and supports? Connective tissue
Which of the primary tissues conducts electrical impulses? neural/nervous
Epithelial tissue can be classified by _____ and _____. number of layers and shape
square shaped epithelial cells are called cuboidal
Rectangular shaped epithelial cells are called columnar
flattened epithelial cells are called squamous
Epithelial tissue that is only one cell thick are called simple
Epithelial tissue that is multiple layers is called stratified
Epithelial tissue best for gas exchange (quick diffusion) such as in the lungs would be simple squamous
Epithelial tissue best for absorption would be ____ or _____ simple cuboidal or simple columnar
Epithelial tissue best for protection in areas such as the esophagus would be stratified squamous
This tissue is comprised of tightly packed cells that can regenerate and do not have vascularization Epithelial
This tissue has few cells and is distinct because of its extra cellular matrix connective tissue
The extracellular matrix of connective tissue includes ____ and ____. ground substance and fibers
Cells in connective tissues are usually of two types: _____ in new tissue just building the matrix and _____ in tissues where the matrix just needs to be maintained blast cells, cyte cells.
Blood, bone and cartilage are examples of what type of tissue? connective
Simple squamous, stratified cuboidal and pseudostratified columnar are examples of what type of tissue? epithelial
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