Bone Tissue Labeled

Bone is a connective tissue. The cells are the osteocytes and the fibers are collagenous fibers enclosed in a hard matrix of bone salts. You will not see the fibers in the illustration because they are covered by the dense matrix. Label and color the osteocytes and matrix of bone.

Blood is another kind of connective tissue. The matrix in blood is the plasma and the cells are erythrocytes (red blood cells) and leukocytes (white blood cells).

Platelets are small flat disks in the blood that aid in clotting.

Bone Connective Tissue Labeled Matrix Bone Tissue Labeled

Answer Key: a. Matrix, b. Osteocyte. c. Bone, d. Erythrocyte, e. Platelet, f. Leukocytes, g. Plasma, h. Blood

Was this article helpful?

0 0
Body Building Naturally

Body Building Naturally

Get Real About Being Lean, Mean and Muscular! Are You A Hard Gainer? Are you sick of weight gain programs that don't work? Stop Being Bullied by the Diet and Fitness Industry Fight Back With... Body Building Naturally Throw away those diet pills! Steroids don't cut it! Investigate one of the top rated muscle building programs on the Internet.

Get My Free Ebook


  • tommi
    How do you label connective tissues?
    8 years ago
  • Murdo
    Does bone tissue have a matrix region?
    8 years ago

Post a comment