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  1. outer layer of the skin
  2. 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.
  3. occurs when liquid becomes a gas. ie. rub liquid alcohol on the skin. It evaporates and cools the skin.
  4. the inner layer of the skin The dermis is anchored ot a subcutaneous layer.
  5. a skin darkening pigment; stains the surrounding cells, causing them to darken
  6. It lies under the skin and is called the hypodermis. Composted of loose connective and adipose tissue. Helps to insulate the body from extreme terperatures and anchors skin to the underlying structures. A few areas have no subcutaneous layer, so the skin anchors directly to the bone.

6 True/False questions

  1. convectionthe loss of heat by air currents moving over the surface of the skin.

          

  2. integumentthe skin or ctaneous membrane and is considered an organ.

          

  3. keratina 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.

          

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

          

  5. cutaneous membraneIt lies under the skin and is called the hypodermis. Composted of loose connective and adipose tissue. Helps to insulate the body from extreme terperatures and anchors skin to the underlying structures. A few areas have no subcutaneous layer, so the skin anchors directly to the bone.

          

  6. stratum germinativumthe surface area of epidermis. Composed of 30 layers of dead, flattened keratinized cells.