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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. Concerning hair growth:
    a. hair falls out of the hair follicle at the end of the growth stage
    b. most of the hair on the body grows continuously
    c. genetic factors and the hormone testosterone are involved in "pattern baldness"
    d. eyebrows have a longer growht stagge and resting stage than scalp hair
  2. Hair:
    a. is produced by the dermal root sheath
    b. consists of living keratinized epithelia cells
    c. is colored by melanin
    d. contains mostly soft keratin
    e. grows from the tip
  3. Concerning skin color, which of these statements is NOT correctly matched?
    a. skin appears yellow--carotene present
    b. no skin pigment (alinism)--genetic disorder
    c. skin tans--iincreased melanin production
    d. skin appears blue (cyanosis) oxygenated blood
    e. african americans darker than whites--more melanin in african0american skin
  4. secretions from these coiled, tubular glands are rfoken down by bacteria to produce body odor; found in the axillae and genitalia
  5. coiled, tubular glands taht secrete a fluid taht cools the body; most numerous in the palms of the hands and soles of the feet
  6. A layer of skin (where mitosis occurs) taht repaes cells lost from the outer layer of th eepidermis is the

5 True/False questions

  1. c. 3,4,2,1,5The skin aids in maintaining teh calcium adn phosphate levelso f hte body at optimum levels by participating in the productions of:

    a. vitamin A
    b. vitamin B
    c. vitamin D
    d. melamin
    e. keratin

          

  2. c. vitamin DThe skin aids in maintaining teh calcium adn phosphate levelso f hte body at optimum levels by participating in the productions of:

    a. vitamin A
    b. vitamin B
    c. vitamin D
    d. melamin
    e. keratin

          

  3. stratum corneumDesquamation occurs; 25 or more layers of dead squamous cells

          

  4. stratum basaleA layer of skin (where mitosis occurs) taht repaes cells lost from the outer layer of th eepidermis is the

          

  5. papillary layerlayer of dermis responsile for fingerprints and footprints

          

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