5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Synovial membrane
- Stratum basale
- a a scale-like modification of the epidermis that corresponds to the hoof or claw of other animals. Has a free edge, a body(visible attached portion), and a root (embedded in the skin).
- b membrane that lines the fibrous capsule of a synovial joint.
- c the dark pigment synthesized by melanocytes responsible for skin color.
- d the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
- e the deepest cell layer of the epidermis, lies closest to the dermis and is connected to it along a wavy borderline that resembles corrugated cardboard.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the skin and its accessory organs.
- membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts)
- a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.
- the deepest skin layer, contains irregularly arranged connective tissue fibers, as well as blood vessels, sweat and oil glands and deep pressure receptors called lamellar corpuscles.
- Cells that produce melanin.
5 True/False questions
Arrector pili → the membranous sac enveloping the heart.
Stratum corneum → the deepest cell layer of the epidermis, lies closest to the dermis and is connected to it along a wavy borderline that resembles corrugated cardboard.
Keratin → a tough, insoluble protein found in tissues such as hair, nails, and epidermis of the skin.
Sudoriferous (sweat) gland: → the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
Eccrine gland → glands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)