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Question 11.A young person comes into a doctor's office with severe arthritis in his joints, floppy-looking ears and a strangely shaped nose. Based only on these three observations, what type of connective tissue is functioning abnormally in this person?
Question 22.Phagocytosis is the process by which macrophages _____.
Question 33.Justin lost 8 pounds during the summer. Which type tissue was primarily reduced in Justin's body?
Question 44.Fibrous connective tissue is primarily made up of _____.
Question 55.Which type of bone makes up approximately 80% of the human skeleton?
Question 66.Red blood cells are also known as:
Question 77.You are looking through a microscope at a piece of cartilage. You see a great number of chondrocytes in the slide. Which of the following is most likely the type of cartilage you are inspecting?
Question 88.Intramembranous ossification is primarily responsible for forming which bones?
Question 99.Which of the following tissues provides insulation to the body?
Question 1010.What is the order of the white blood cells (leukocytes) in our bodies from GREATEST to LEAST abundant?
Question 1111.If osteocyte means bone cell, osteoblasts are responsible for bone formation, and osteoclasts are responsible for the breaking down of bones to repair them, what do you think the endings -cyte, -blast, and -clast mean?
Question 1212.How are carbon dioxide and oxygen transported throughout the body?
Question 1313.Which of the following helps us form scabs?
Question 1414.Cartilage is a type of _____.
Question 1515.Why don't we catch the same cold twice?
Question 1616.'The glue which holds our body together' describes which of the following types of fiber?
Question 1717.Which of the following is a sesamoid bone?
Question 1818.Why do you think a bone marrow transplant can be a cure for certain diseases of the blood?
Question 1919.Which of the following is true about reticular fibers?
Question 2020.The red bone marrow is the place for _____, or red blood cell formation.
Question 2121.Loose connective tissue is used as a base for epithelial tissues and it has _____ scattered on its extracellular matrix.
Question 2222.As we age, about half of our bone marrow is converted to yellow bone marrow, which is made primarily of _____.
Question 2323.Which bone type is primarily responsible for the structural support of our skeleton?
Question 2424.Chondroblasts are specialized cells, which produce _____.
Question 2525.Why is blood still considered a connective tissue even though it isn't a structural connector like bone or cartilage?
Question 2626.Which of the following are made primarily of fibrous connective tissue?
Question 2727.Endochondral ossification is the process by which:
Question 2828.What two things are connected by a tendon?
Question 2929.Which type connective tissue provides support to the body, is less rigid than bone and contains chondrocytes?
Question 3030.The order of cartilages from greatest to fewest chondrocytes is:
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