Epithelial Tissue Connective Tissue Muscular Tissue Nervous Tissue Daily Doubles 10 pt 10 pt 10 pt 10 pt 10 pt 20 pt 20 pt 20 pt 20 pt 20 pt 30 pt 30 pt 30 pt 30 pt 30 pt 40 pt 40 pt 40 pt 40 pt 40 pt 50 pt 50 pt 50 pt 50 pt 50 pt Rarely found in the body this tissue involves secretion of the sweat glands. What is stratified cuboidal? This simple tissue makes insulin & glucagon. What is simple cuboidal? This tissue is found in the bladder. What is transitional epithelium? When keratinized this tissue is a waterproof coating for the body. What is stratified squamous epithelium? Stratified cuboidal, stratified columnar & pseudostratified columnar have these cells in common. What are goblet cells? This is the nonliving substance that fills the spaces between cells. What is ground substance? Areolar, adipose and reticular are examples of this. What is loose connective tissue? Irregularly arranged fibers that provide tensile strength found in intervertebral discs. What is fibrocartilage? Contains yellow marrow & red marrow. What is osseus tissue or bone? This connective tissue connects the body systems, circulating nutrients & removing wastes. What is blood? The 3 types of muscles. What are skeletal, cardiac & smooth muscle? These tissues are examples of involuntary muscles. What are cardiac & smooth muscle? The distinguishing characteristic of cardiac tissue. What are intercalated discs? Moving blood, food and bones. What are the functions of muscle? This tissue in found in the walls of hollow organs. What is smooth muscle? Notably branched cells with long processes, transmitting electrical signals using ions. What are the characteristics of nervous tissue? These membranes isolate the nervous system protecting it from pathogens. What are the meninges? This membrane lines the joint cavities. What are synovial membranes? This lining of the thorax doubles back to cover the lungs. What are pleural membranes or pleura? A burst appendix may result in this condition. What is peritonitis? This connective tissue attaches bone to bone, muscle to bone & muscle to muscle. What is dense regular connective tissue? This connective tissue makes up part of the ear & epiglottis. What is elastic cartilage? Rare epithelial tissue that is found in the pharynx, male urethra & salivary glands. What is stratified columnar epithelium? This is epithelial tissue makes up the lining of the cardiovascular & lymphatic systems. What is simple squamous epithelium? Chondrocytes are found in lacunae. Where are the cartilage forming cells?