5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Papillary layer
- Peritoneum .
- Mucous membrane
- Eccrine gland
- Serous fluid
- a membrane that forms the linings of body cavities open to the exterior (digestive, respiratory, urinary, and reproductive tracts)
- b the serous membrane lining the interior of the abdominal cavity and covering the surfaces of the abdominal organs.
- c 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.
- d the upper dermal region. It is uneven and has peglike projections from its superior surface, called dermal papillae, which indent the epidermis above.
- e a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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).
- the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium
- Cells that produce melanin.
- 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.
- glands that empty their sebum secretion into hair follicles.
5 True/False questions
Sudoriferous (sweat) gland: → the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
Pericardium → a tough, insoluble protein found in tissues such as hair, nails, and epidermis of the skin.
Keratin → a tough, insoluble protein found in tissues such as hair, nails, and epidermis of the skin.
Arrector pili → the membranous sac enveloping the heart.
Exocrine Gland → Sweat glands in the pubic and underarm areas that secrete thicker sweat, that produce odor. (secretions contain water, salts, fatty acids, and proteins)