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5 Matching Questions

  1. Apocrine gland
  2. Arrector pili
  3. Serous membrane
  4. Peritoneum .
  5. Melanin
  1. a Sweat glands in the pubic and underarm areas that secrete thicker sweat, that produce odor. (secretions contain water, salts, fatty acids, and proteins)
  2. b the dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.
  3. c the serous membrane lining the interior of the abdominal cavity and covering the surfaces of the abdominal organs.
  4. d a smooth muscle attached to hair follicles that causes "goose bumps" to appear on the skin when contracted
  5. e membrane that lines a cavity without an opening to the outside of the body (except for joint cavities, which have a synovial membrane); serosa.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
  2. membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts)
  3. the serous membrane covering the lungs and lining the thoracic cavity.
  4. the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
  5. found all over the body, they produce sweat, important in part of the body's heat-regulating equipment. Supplied with nerve endings that cause them to secrete sweat when the external temperature or body temperature is high.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Serous fluidglands that empty their sebum secretion into hair follicles.


  2. Subcutaneous tissueessentially is adipose tissue. Not part of the skin, but it does anchor the skin to underlying organs and provides a site for nutrient (fat) storage. The tissue serves as a shock absorber and insulates the deeper tissues from the extreme temperature changes occurring outside the body. (responsible for women's curves).


  3. Exocrine Glandglands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)


  4. Papillary layerthe upper dermal region. It is uneven and has peglike projections from its superior surface, called dermal papillae, which indent the epidermis above.


  5. Melanocytesthe dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.


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