Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 4 - Tissue: The Living Fabric - Review Questions - Page 148: 2


(c) stratified and (e) squamous

Work Step by Step

Stratified is a term that means "having many layers". Squamous is a term that means "flattened". The question states that this epithelial tissue has many layers, with a flattened apical layer. Therefore, this would be stratified squamous epithelium.
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