Ureter: Definition & Function


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Ureters have a cell lining of these cells, which allow the tube to expand.

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1. The outer layer of the ureter is composed of what sort of tissue?

2. Fluid flows down the kidney via what actions?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you assess your understanding of the ureter. You will be quizzed on the outer layer of the ureter and how fluid flows down into the kidneys.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you will be tested over:

  • The valve between the ureter and the bladder
  • Tissue of the outer layer of the ureter
  • The cells that line ureters
  • How fluid flows down into the kidneys
  • The valve that is present between the ureter and kidneys

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the ureter
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the cells that line ureters
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the valve that is present between the ureter and kidneys

Additional Learning

Develop your comprehension of the ureter by reading through the brief lesson titled Ureter: Definition & Function. The lesson will detail information such as:

  • Role of the kidneys in the body
  • What the ureters are and how they work in the urinary system
  • How different organs in the urinary system work together to eliminate waste