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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. the most numerous and widely distributed of the sweat glands. Located throughout the body. Numerous on forehead, neck, back, upper lip, palms and soles. Not associated with hair follicles.
  2. the inner layer of the skin The dermis is anchored ot a subcutaneous layer.
  3. Oil glands associated with hair follicles and found in all areas of the body that have hair. Secrete sebum that flows into the fair follicle and then out onto the surface of the skin. This lubricates and helps waterproof the hair and skin and inhibtis the growth of bacteria on the surface of the skin.
  4. a skin darkening pigment; stains the surrounding cells, causing them to darken
  5. a tough protein deposited within the cell. It hardens and flattens the cells as they move toward the outer surface of the skin. It also makes the skin water resistant.
  6. outer layer of the skin

6 True/False questions

  1. conductionthe loss of heat from a warm body to a cooler object in contact with the warm body.

          

  2. suboriferous glandsweat glands located in the dermis. Glands secrete sweat, whihc is secreted into a duct tht opens onto th skin s a pore.

          

  3. cutaneous membraneOil glands associated with hair follicles and found in all areas of the body that have hair. Secrete sebum that flows into the fair follicle and then out onto the surface of the skin. This lubricates and helps waterproof the hair and skin and inhibtis the growth of bacteria on the surface of the skin.

          

  4. thermoregulationthe mechanism wherby the body balances heat produciton and heat loss.

          

  5. evaporationoccurs when liquid becomes a gas. ie. rub liquid alcohol on the skin. It evaporates and cools the skin.

          

  6. apocrine glandassociated with hair follicles and found in the axillary and genital areas. Respond to emotional stress and become active when the person is frightened, upset, in pain or sexually excited. They are stimulated by sex hormones and are more active during puberty. Sweat doesn't have a strong odor unless allowed to stay on skin, where it is degraded by bacteria into chemicals and produces BO.