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Question 11.Endochondral ossification is the process by which:
Question 22.Phagocytosis is the process by which macrophages _____.
Question 33.Which of the following tissues provides insulation to the body?
Question 44.Justin lost 8 pounds during the summer. Which type tissue was primarily reduced in Justin's body?
Question 55.The red bone marrow is the place for _____, or red blood cell formation.
Question 66.As we age, about half of our bone marrow is converted to yellow bone marrow, which is made primarily of _____.
Question 77.Which of the following is a sesamoid bone?
Question 88.Red blood cells are also known as:
Question 99.Chondroblasts are specialized cells, which produce _____.
Question 1010.Which type connective tissue provides support to the body, is less rigid than bone and contains chondrocytes?
Question 1111.Which of the following are made primarily of fibrous connective tissue?
Question 1212.Loose connective tissue is used as a base for epithelial tissues and it has _____ scattered on its extracellular matrix.
Question 1313.Which of the following is true about reticular fibers?
Question 1414.Which of the following is the location where connective tissues attach to epithelial tissues?
Question 1515.Mary has just had a baby in the middle of winter, and she is extremely anxious that her baby will be cold. Mary's doctor explains to her that her baby has an extra amount of a type of tissue that is designed to keep her baby warm. Which of the following types of tissue was Mary's doctor most likely talking about?
Question 1616.What are osteocytes?
Question 1717.Why is blood still considered a connective tissue even though it isn't a structural connector like bone or cartilage?
Question 1818.On an x-ray, a closed epiphyseal plate can be seen on a bone. What does this mean?
Question 1919.Intramembranous ossification is primarily responsible for forming which bones?
Question 2020.The order of cartilages from greatest to fewest chondrocytes is:
Question 2121.In cartilage connective tissue, which of the following forms the extracellular matrix?
Question 2222.Why do you think a bone marrow transplant can be a cure for certain diseases of the blood?
Question 2323.Which type of bone makes up approximately 80% of the human skeleton?
Question 2424.The functional unit of bone is an _____.
Question 2525.What might happen if a growing child does not receive enough minerals such as calcium in his diet?
Question 2626.What two things are connected by a tendon?
Question 2727.If you examined an area in the body where a lot of muscles are connected together, such as the back, what are you likely to find?
Question 2828.How are carbon dioxide and oxygen transported throughout the body?
Question 2929.What is the order of the white blood cells (leukocytes) in our bodies from GREATEST to LEAST abundant?
Question 3030.Which of the following are the two main types of cell found in connective tissue?
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