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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. coiled, tubular glands taht secrete a fluid taht cools the body; most numerous in the palms of the hands and soles of the feet
  3. Production of cells; melanocytes produce and contribute melanin; hemidesmosomes present
  4. Desquamation occurs; 25 or more layers of dead squamous cells
  5. Smooth muscles that produce "goose bumps" when they contract are are attached to hair follicles are called
    a. arrector pili
    b. dermal papillae
    c. hair bulbs
    d. root sheaths
  6. 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

5 True/False questions

  1. reticular layerlayer of dermis responsile for jost of the structural strenght of the skin

          

  2. papillary layerlayer of dermis responsile for jost of the structural strenght of the skin

          

  3. papillary layerlayer of dermis responsile for jost of the structural strenght of the skin

          

  4. c. vitamin Dafter birth, the type of hair on teh scalp, eyelids, eyebrows is
    a. lanugo
    b. terminal hair
    c. vellus hair

          

  5. sebaceous glandalveolar glands that produce a white, oily substance; usually open into hair follicles

          

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