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stratified epithelium
tissue
skeletal muscle
tendon
smooth muscle
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organ
neuron
nerve tissue
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lymph
ligament
hormone
homeostasis
hair follicle
glial cell
exocrine gland
epidermis
endotherm
endocrine gland
ectotherm
dermis
connective tissue
cartilage
cardiac muscle
bone
blood
adipose tissue

The Integumentary System Crossword

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Description

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

Animal Tissue Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Connective tissue that is found at joints, joining bone to bone Ligaments
Connective tissue involved in the bodies immune response White blood cells
Connective tissue that stores energy in the form of Fat Adipose
Muscle tissue that is involuntary, slightly striated and lines the walls of the heart cardiac
Epithelium that has a large surface area,is permeable and protects the underlying tissue from damage squamous
Muscle tissue that allows the movement of bones Skeletal
___________ fibre is found in connective tissue, allows the issue to be strong and flexible Collagen
Connective tissue that protects internal organs,supports the body and is attached to muscles. Bone
This type of Epithelium is responsible for absorption of digested substances, support other cell types Columnar
Secretory cells found in some epithelia goblet
Connective tissue that transports Gases to and from cells RedBloodCell
Connective tissue that binds muscles to bones Tendon
Connective tissue that forms a continuous layer under the skin Areolar
Type of neurons that bring about movement of an effector muscle Motor
Muscle tissue that moves at will is ____________ voluntary
Tissue that is involved in blood clotting Platelets
Provides support for the nose ears and joints cartilage
Red Pigment that binds with oxygen, aids in transport of oxygen haemoglobin
Tissue that carries electrical impulses from one part of the body to another Nerve
___________ columnar epithelium has hair like structures. cilliated

Muscles and Bones Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A smooth, slippery, thick layer of tissue that covers the ends of bones. Cartilage
The place where two or more bones come together. Joint
A tough band of tissue that holds bones together at the joint. Ligament
A tough, tight-fitting membrane on the surface of a living bone Periosteum
The framework of bones in the body. Skeletal System
Muscle found only in the heart. Cardiac Muscle
A muscle, such as the heart muscle, that cannot be consciously controlled. Involuntary Muscle
An organ that can relax, contract, and provide the force to move your body parts. Muscle
A muscle that moves the body. Skeletal Muscle
The muscle found in the intestines, bladder, blood vessels, and other internal organs. Smooth Muscle
Thick bands of tissue that attach muscles to bones. Tendons
A muscle, such as a leg or arm muscle, that can be consciously controlled. Voluntary Muscle
The layer of cells directly below the epidermis, which contains blood vessels, nerves, muscles, oil and sweat glands. Dermis
The outer, thinnest layer of skin. Epidermis
A pigment that protects your skin and gives it color. Melanin

Tissues Crossword

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Description

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

Tissues and Membranes Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
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

SKIN VOCABULARY Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The top layer of skin Epidermis
The middle layer of skin Dermis
The bottom layer of skin Hypodermis
Provides padding and cushion Adipose Tissue
Produces hair hair follicle
Most superficial layer of the epidermis stratum corneum
Originates basal cell carcinoma stratum basale
Discharges an oily lipid secretion into hair follicles and onto the skin sebaceous gland
Bundle of smooth muscle cells that extends from the papillary dermis to the connective tissues that surround the hair follicles arrector pili muscle
produces sweat sweat gland
neurons that carry messages of feeling around the body nerve cell
carries blood through tissues and organs blood vessels

Skeletal and Muscular Systems Crossword

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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

Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

Human Body Puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

amino acids
fats
fatty layer
dermis
Epidermis
humorous
radius
ulna
cardiac tissue
bicep
smooth tissue
tendons
skeletal tissue
carbohydrates
proteins
calorie
minerals
organs
vitamins
chemical digestion
mechanical digestion
saliva
accesory organs
digestive tract
small intestine
stomach
large intestine
blood
nutrition
enzymes
bones
esophagus
Joints

Histology Crossword

Type
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Description

primary cell found in dense regular connective tissue fibroblast
A single layer of flat cells is a _______ _______ epithelium simple squamous
nonciliated __________ ______________ epithelium lines the small intestine simplecolumnar
All connective tissues have ground substance, fibers, and ________________. cells
a "red blood cell" erythrocyte
_________________ cells secrete mucin goblet
Tissue that makes up the fetal skeleton hyaline cartilage
Protein fiber that gives collage the ability to resist compression collagen
A cartilage cell chondrocyte
_________ _____________ connective tissue resists force applied in one direction denseregular
a "fat cell" adipose
the study of tissues histology
_____________ stratified squamous epithelium makes up the epidermis keratinized
A single layer of square cells is a ________ ____________ epithelium. simplecuboidal
the "hole" containing an osteocyte or chondrocyte lacuna
tissue that makes up intervertebral discs fibrocartilage
The "brush border" is made up of ________________. microvilli
composes the wall of hollow internal organs smoothmuscle
____________ ____________ connective tissue resists stress in all directions dense regular
_________ connective tissue makes up lymph nodes. reticular
__________ epithelium lines the bladder. transitional
ciliated pseuodstratified columnar epithelium lines the _____________ trachea
"white blood cell" leukocyte
a bone cell osteocyte