Ch.40 - Animal Form and FunctionSee all chapters
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Ch.1 - Introduction to Biology
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Ch.4 - Carbon
Ch.5 - Biological Molecules
Ch.6 - Cells
Ch.7 - The Membrane
Ch.8 - Energy and Metabolism
Ch.9 - Respiration
Ch.10 - Photosynthesis
Ch.11 - Cell Signaling
Ch.12 - Cell Division
Ch.13 - Meiosis
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Ch.15 - Chromosomal Theory of Inheritance
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Ch.17 - Gene Expression
Ch.18 - Regulation of Expression
Ch.19 - Viruses
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Ch.22 - Development
Ch.23 - Evolution by Natural Selection
Ch.24 - Evolution of Populations
Ch.25 - Speciation
Ch.26 - History of Life on Earth
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Ch.30 - Plants
Ch.31 - Fungi
Ch.32 - Overview of Animals
Ch.33 - Invertebrates
Ch.34 - Vertebrates
Ch.35 - Plant Anatomy
Ch.36 - Vascular Plant Transport
Ch.37 - Soil
Ch.38 - Plant Reproduction
Ch.39 - Plant Sensation and Response
Ch.40 - Animal Form and Function
Ch.41 - Digestive System
Ch.42 - Circulatory System
Ch.43 - Immune System
Ch.44 - Osmoregulation and Excretion
Ch.45 - Endocrine System
Ch.46 - Animal Reproduction
Ch.47 - Nervous System
Ch.48 - Sensory Systems
Ch.49 - Muscle Systems
Ch.50 - Ecology
Ch.51 - Animal Behavior
Ch.52 - Population Ecology
Ch.53 - Community Ecology
Ch.54 - Ecosystems
Ch.55 - Conservation Biology

Animal Tissues

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Animal Tissues
Metabolism and Homeostasis
Thermoregulation
Additional Problems
Which organ system is responsible for protection against injury, infection, and dehydration? a. Reproductive system b. Excretory system c. Skeletal system d. Integumentary system
How does connective tissue differ from the other three major tissue types?a. Connective tissue often consists of relatively few cells embedded in an extracellular matrix.b. Connective tissue consists of contractile proteins.c. Connective tissue consists of cells capable of transmitting electrical impulses.d. There are three types of connective tissue.e. Connective tissue is found lining body surfaces.
Which of these describes loose connective tissue?a. It is loose weave of fibers that functions as a packing material.b. It is composed of many fibers that connect bone to bone and muscle to bone.c. It is a rigid material that provides structural support.d. It transports nutrients and gases from one part of the body to another.
 _____ is the connective tissue specialized for transport?a. Boneb. Bloodc. Adipose tissued. Muscle tissuee. Cartilage
Food moves along the digestive tract as the result of contractions by ________. a. cardiac muscle b. smooth muscle c. striated muscle d. skeletal muscle
In many animals, fat is stored in specialized cells in the ________. a. bone b. muscle c. adipose tissue d. blood
Bone consists of ________. a. a mixture of hardened collagen and minerals. b. chondroitin sulfate secreted by chondrocytes. c. many columnar epithelial cells packed together. d. hardened fibrous connective tissue.
List the four major classes of tissues, describe the characteristics that define each of these classes, list the different types within each class and provide a specific example of where each would be found in the body.
Which of the following is not a level of organization in the vertebrate body?A. cellsB. bonesC. tissuesD. organsE. organ systems
Epithelial tissues line and cover surfaces. How does their structure reflect this function?
What is the difference between organs and system of organs?
a.) List and b.) define (including the main function) of each the four main classes of animal tissue.