Muscle Tissue Chapter 5. Katie Goebel Leah Hoffman. Learning Target #3: Compare the function, location and distinguishing characteristics of the 4 main types of tissue. Muscle Tissue. True or False: The function of muscle tissue is movement. Answer: True
True or False: The function of muscle tissue is movement.
What is a distinguishing characteristic of muscle tissue?
B. Elongated Cells and Nuclei
C. Matrix between cells
D. All the above
Where is muscle tissue found?
Skeletal A C. The heart
Smooth B B. In the walls of hollow
Cardiac C A. Attached to bones
The function of intercalated discs is to transmit the force of __________ from cell to cell.
Match each description with a specific type of muscle tissue.
1. Moves skeletal parts A
2. Major tissue of the heart C
3. Cylindrical, striated, A
4. Found in walls of hollow B
5. Striated, branching, C
6. Nonstriated, uninucleatedB
A. Skeletal Muscle
B. Smooth Muscle
C. Cardiac Muscle
Word Bank: Nucleus, Cytosol, Cell Membrane, Striations
4. Cell Membrane
Word Bank: Nucleus, Cytosol, Cell Membrane
Word Bank: Striations, Intercalated Disks, Nucleus