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6. What cartilage is found in a synovial joint?

  • Hyaline cartilage and fibrocartilage
  • Hyaline cartilage
  • Fibrocartilage only
  • Collagen

7. What do fibroblasts produce?

  • Collagen and Elastin fibres
  • Collagen fibres only
  • Elastin fibres only
  • Proteoglycans

8. What are Fibrocellular tissues?

  • Elastic tissue
  • Areolar tissue
  • Loose connective tissue (areolar) and adipose
  • Collagen and elastin

9. What is the perichondrium essential for?

  • Nourishment of cartilage
  • Growth/repair of cartilage by producing mesenchymes
  • Growth/repair of cartilage by producing fibroblasts
  • Production of collagen in ossification

10. What connective tissue makes up a synchondrosis?

  • Fibrous tissue
  • Hyaline cartilage only
  • Hyaline and fibrocartilage
  • Fibrocartilage only

11. What is cartilage an example of?

  • Areolar tissue
  • Skeletal connective tissue
  • Fibrous connective tissue
  • Extracellular matrix component

12. In which kind of connective tissue are mast cells found?

  • Areolar tissue
  • Dense regular connective tissue
  • Elastic tissue
  • Cartilage

13. What is found in the matrix of cartilage?

  • Type II collagen, Proteoglycans, Water, Hyaluronic acid
  • Type I collagen, Proteoglycans, Water
  • Hyaluronic acid, Type II collagen, Glycosaminoglycans, Water
  • Glycosaminoglycans, Proteoglycans, Type II collagen, Water, Hyaluronic acid

14. What are the components of Connective Tissue Proper ground substance?

  • Proteoglycans, Glycosaminoglycans and Cartilage
  • Proteoglycans, Glycosaminoglycans and Elastin and Collagen fibres
  • Fibroblasts, Elastin and Collagen fibres
  • Proteins, Glycosaminoglycans and Collagen fibres

15. What forms the osteoid?

  • Collagen, Matrix fluid, Calcium Hydroxpatite
  • Collagen, Matrix fluid, Calcium Hydroxpatite, Hyaline cartilage
  • Cartilage, Calcium Hydroxypatite, Matrix fluid
  • Collagen, Calcium Hydroxypatite

16. What are the two main types of Connective Tissue Proper?

  • Fibrocellular and Fibrous
  • Elastin and Collagen
  • Loose and Dense
  • Dense regular and Dense irregular

17. What is Vitamin C a co-factor for?

  • Capsases
  • Protyl oxidase and Lysyl oxidase
  • Protyl oxidase only
  • Collagen peptidase

18. What is the correct order of chondrocyte alterations in endochondral ossification, from the outside in?

  • Resting, proliferating, hypertrophy, calcification, ossification
  • Resting, proliferating, hypertrophy, ossification, calcification
  • Proliferating, resting, hypertrophy, calcification, ossification
  • Resting, proliferating, calcification, hypertrophy, ossification

19. Where is areolar tissue found?

  • Organ capsules and hypodermis
  • Hypodermis, between blood vessels and nerves, and aponeuroses
  • Hypodermis, surrounding organs, between blood vessels and nerves
  • Dermis of skin, surrounding organs, between blood vessels and nerves

20. What can distinguish osteoclasts from osteoblasts in histological specimens?

  • Different colours
  • Osteoclasts are multi-nucleate
  • Osteoblasts are multi-nucleate
  • Osteoblasts are bigger