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5 Matching questions

  1. Stratum basale
  2. Sebum
  3. Nail
  4. Arrector pili
  5. Subcutaneous tissue
  1. a 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.
  2. b the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
  3. c a smooth muscle attached to hair follicles that causes "goose bumps" to appear on the skin when contracted
  4. d 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).
  5. e essentially 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).

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the skin; composed of epidermal and dermal layers
  2. 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.
  3. the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
  4. 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.
  5. 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 True/False questions

  1. Epidermisthe deep layer of the skin; composed of dense, irregular connective tissue

          

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

          

  3. Peritoneum .the serous membrane lining the interior of the abdominal cavity and covering the surfaces of the abdominal organs.

          

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

          

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