The Body Tissues

Learn about the body!

Epithelial

What are four functions of epithelial tissue?

Protection, absorption, excretion, sensory perception

The form/Function relationship exists by the epithelial cells being "packed" tightly together. by this, it forms a protective barrier.

Connective Tissue

What are 6 functions of connective tissue in our bodies. Connects, binds, supports, wraps around organs, protects and cushions

The form/function relationship is that connective tissue protects, insulates, and connects.

Muscle tissue

What are the types of muscle tissues?

Skeletal, Smooth, and Cardiac

The form/function relationship is when the tissues bind together they can create movement

Nervous tissue

Where is nervous tissue found?

Brain, spinal cord and nerves

What is the main function of nervous tissue?

to generate and transmit nerve impulses to and from body organs via neurons

The form/function is that the tissues come together to generate signals

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The Most Important Tissue

Connective tissue

Location- Connective tissue is found through out the body, holding the structure of the body up. connective tissue protects and supports the body, with out it we wouldn't be able to stand.

Function- Connects, binds, supports, wraps around organs, protects and cushions