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epithelial tissue
connective system
nervus tissue
muscle tissue
tissue
cytoplasm
nuculeus
cellmembrain
cell

Cells Tissues & Organs Crossword

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Description

What is the basic unit of structure? Cells
Outer covering of a cell Cell membrane
Tissue that receives and carries impulses to the brain and back of the body Nerve
Tissue that anchors, connects and supports other tissue Connective
Groups of tissue with the similar functions Organs
Groups of cells with similar functions Tissue
Controls the traits children inherit from their parents Genes
Control center of the cell Nucleus
Contains smaller structures that perform cell functions Cytoplasm
Thread like structures in the nucleus Chromosomes
Tissue that stretches and contracts to let the body move Muscle
You need a ______ to study cells Microscope
Cells need food, water and ____ to live Oxygen
Tissue that covers internal and and external body surfaces Epithelial
Examples of organs are the heart, brain, liver,______ and kidneys Lungs

Tissues Crossword

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type of epithelia that is found in the urinary bladder transitional
tissue that receives and conducts electrochemical impulses nervous
type of connective tissue where cells are surrounded by a very hard matrix that contains calcium salts bone
type of cartilage that is found in the larynx, ribs, and ends of bones hyaline
type of connective tissue that is soft and pliable and underlies the skin areolar
type of tissue that is specialized to contract to produce movement muscle
type of connective tissue that is less hard and more flexible than bone cartilage
type of muscle contraction produced by smooth muscle that allows material to move along a tube in one direction peristalsis
structure that the lower surface of epithelial cells rests upon basement membrane
epithelia that lines most of the respiratory tract pseudostratified
type of connective tissue that forms the framework of filter organs like the spleen and lymph nodes reticular
voluntary mucscle tissue skeletal
type of connective tissue that consists of a non living plasma, red cells, white cells, and platelets blood
cells of connective tissue "live" in a cavity called ___. lacuna
type of connective tissue that makes up tendons and ligaments densefibrous
dark and light areas called ___ can be seen in skeletal muscle striations
flat epithelia that is in multiple layers stratifiedsquamous
type of cell found within columnar epithelia secretes mucus goblet
involuntary muscle tissue found in the heart cardiac
tissue type that lines organs and is responsible for protection, secretion, absorption, and filtration epithelia
nonliving substance found outside connective tissue cells and is made of structureless ground substance and fibers extracellularmatrix
type of connective tissue that insulates the body from temperature changes and protects from mechanical damage adipose
type of connective tissue that surrounds and protects the soft organs bone
columnar epithelia that appears to be in multiple layers but is not pseudostratified
epithelia that is found in the esophagus, mouth, and outer portion of the skin stratifiedsquamous
type of gap junction found in cardiac muscle that allows quick communication between heart cells intercalateddisc

CELL BIOLOGY Word Search

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ecosystem
community
population
dna
organelles
protein
leeuwenhoek
cell theory
virchow
schwann
hooke
cell wall
cell membrane
photosynthesis
nucleus
golgi body
mitochondria
vacuole
cytoplasm
chloroplast
cell growth
carbon dioxide
sexual reproduction
organ system
cell
organ
tissue
muscle
asexual reproduction
cell division

The Integumentary System Crossword

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Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright arrector pili
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops. hair follicle
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids. apocrine
fat cells adipose cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium epidermis
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue dermis
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue. hypodermis
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis reticular layer
fine-touch receptors, light pressure, abundant in finger tips, you gather information about its shape, texture, and density, info your brain uses to identify the object meissner's corpuscles
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair melanin
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands epithelial tissue

How the Body Works Word Search

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heart
ultrasound
food additive
peristalsis
large intestine
small intestine
esophagus
capillary
vein
artery
plasma
platelet
white blood cell
red blood cell
COPD
emphysema
asthma
diaphragm
bronchioles
bronchi
trachea
organ system
respiratory system
musculoskeletal system
nervous system
reproductive system
stem cells
connective
epithelial
muscle
nerve
excretory system
digestive system
circulatory system
organ
tissue

Tissues and Membranes Crossword Puzzle

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Description

4 different types tissues
study of tissues histology
tissue that is avascular epithelial
another name for organs viscera
thin, flat-like epithelial cells squamous
involuntary striated muscle cardiac
voluntary striated muscle skeletal
also called visceral muscle smooth
most abundant tissue type in the body connective
epithelial tissue found in the bladder transitional
ductless gland that secretes hormones endocrine
another name for fat tissue adipose
attaches muscles to bones tendons
nerve cell neuron
excessive fibrosis (seen around the ear) keloids
cutaneous membranes skin
ruptured appendix can lead to this peritonitis
necrosis of tissues gangrene
abnormal joining of tissues by scar tissue adhesions

Skeletal and Muscular Systems Crossword

Type
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Description

Joint found in the shoulder and hip ball and socket
type of muscle that is voluntary and striated skeletal
occurs when a bone is forced out of its joint dislocation
only type of tissue that is able to contract muscle
flexible connective tissue that makes up our nose and ears cartilage
connects bone to bone ligament
type of joint found in the knee and elbow hinge
place where bones come together joint
connects bone to muscle tendon
muscle tissue found in the heart cardiac
type of muscle that is involuntary; controls breathing, bp, and digestion smooth
occurs when ligaments or tendons are pulled beyond their normal range sprain
helps make red and white blood cells marrow
front of the arm muscles biceps
back of the arm muscles triceps
protects the lungs and other vital organs ribs

Cells, Tissues, and Organs Word Search

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interstitial
parietal
visceral
stem cell
mitosis
homeostasis
histology
enzyme
cell
flagellum
cilia
golgi apparatus
ribosomes
mitochondria
lysosomes
plasma membrane
nucleous
muscle
connective
epithelial
cytoplasm
adenosine triphosphate
organs
tissues
Metabolism

Cells Word Search

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golgi apparatus
organ system
unicellular
multicellular
chloroplast
vacuole
lysosomes
organ
tissue
endoplasmic reticulum
mitochondria
cytoplasm
ribosome
organelle
nucleus
cell membrane
cell wall

Organization of the Human Body Crossword

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a structure that consists of two or more types of tissues that work together to do the same job organ
made up of neurons, or nerve cells, that carry electrical messages nervous tissue
made up of cells that form the body’s structure connective tissue
a group of connected cells that have a similar function tissue
takes in oxygen and releases waste gases respiratory system
made up of cells that line body surfaces epithelial tissue
secretes hormones that regulate other organs and organ systems endocrine system
basic units of structure and function in the human body cells
a hormone that helps cells absorb sugar from the blood insulin
process in which organ systems work to maintain a stable internal environment homeostasis
made up of cells that have the unique ability to contract, or become shorter muscle tissue
a group of organs that work together to carry out a complex overall function organ system