5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Papillary layer
- Subcutaneous tissue
- a the upper dermal region. It is uneven and has peglike projections from its superior surface, called dermal papillae, which indent the epidermis above.
- b a scale-like modification of the epidermis that corresponds to the hoof or claw of other animals. Has a free edge, a body(visible attached portion), and a root (embedded in the skin).
- c a tough, insoluble protein found in tissues such as hair, nails, and epidermis of the skin.
- d the outer layers of the skin; an epithelium
- e 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).
5 Multiple choice questions
- the glands that produce a saline solution called sweat.
- the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
- the deep layer of the skin; composed of dense, irregular connective tissue
- membrane that lines the fibrous capsule of a synovial joint.
- a clear, watery fluid secreted by the cells of a serous membrane.
5 True/False questions
Pleura → the oily secretion of sebaceous glands.
Arrector pili → a smooth muscle attached to hair follicles that causes "goose bumps" to appear on the skin when contracted
Hair follicle → a smooth muscle attached to hair follicles that causes "goose bumps" to appear on the skin when contracted
Exocrine Gland → glands that have ducts through which their secretions are carried to a body surface (skin or mucosa)
Stratum basale → the deepest cell layer of the epidermis, lies closest to the dermis and is connected to it along a wavy borderline that resembles corrugated cardboard.