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Exam Review For Cosmetology

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  • 1. 
    WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING CIVILIZATIONS WAS THE FIRST TO INFUSE ESSENTIAL OILS FROM THE LEAVES, BARK, AND BLOSSOMS OF THE PLANTS FOR USE AS PERFUMES AND FOR PURIFICATION PURPOSES?
    • A. 

      CHINESE

    • B. 

      ROMANS

    • C. 

      EGYPTIANS

  • 2. 
    THE FIRST CULTURE TO CULTIVATE BEAUTY IN AN EXTRAVAGANT FASHION WAS:
    • A. 

      THE GREEKS

    • B. 

      THE EGYPTIANS

    • C. 

      THE ROMANS

  • 3. 
    IN 3000 BC THE FIRST RECORDED USE OF HAIR-COLORING AGENT WAS THE USE OF
    • A. 

      HENNA

    • B. 

      COPPER

    • C. 

      SILVER

  • 4. 
    DURING MIDDLE AGES, WOMEN WORE COLORED MAKEUP ON THEIR:
    • A. 

      EYES

    • B. 

      LIPS

    • C. 

      HANDS

  • 5. 
    BACTERIA CAN EXIST
    • A. 

      ONLY IN WATER

    • B. 

      ALMOST ANYWHERE

    • C. 

      ONLY ON POROUS SURFACES

  • 6. 
    A SMALL MINORITY OF BACTERIA THAT CAUSE DISEASE WHEN INVADING PLANT OR ANIMAL TISSUE ARE:
    • A. 

      PATHOGENIC

    • B. 

      PHENOLS

    • C. 

      NONPATHOGENIC

  • 7. 
    A TYPE OF PATHOGENIC BACTERIA THAT REQUIRE LIVING MATTER FOR GROWTH ARE:
    • A. 

      VIRUSES

    • B. 

      PARASITES

    • C. 

      PHENOLS

  • 8. 
    PUS-FORMING BACTERIA ARRANGED IN CURVED LINES THAT RESEMBLE A STRING OF BEADS ARE: 
    • A. 

      STAPHYLOCOCCI

    • B. 

      STREPTOCOCCI

    • C. 

      STERILIZATION

  • 9. 
    COCCI ARE PATHOGENIC BACTERIA THAT ARE:
    • A. 

      ROUND-SHAPED

    • B. 

      FLAT-SHAPED

    • C. 

      SPORED-SHAPED

  • 10. 
    IN HUMANS, PATHOGENIC BACTERIA ARE KNOWN TO PRODUCE:
    • A. 

      SPORES

    • B. 

      DISEASES

    • C. 

      MITOSIS

  • 11. 
    BACILLI AND SPIRILLA BACTERIA ARE BOTH MOTILE AND USE SLENDER, HAIRLIKE EXTENSIONS KNOWN AS:
    • A. 

      SPORES

    • B. 

      FLAGELLA

    • C. 

      SPHERICAL

  • 12. 
    THE LIFE CYCLE OF BACTERIA HAS 2 DISTINCT PHASES, THE ACTIVE STAGE AND:
    • A. 

      INVERTED AND GROWTH STAGE

    • B. 

      INACTIVE AND INFECTIOUS STAGE

    • C. 

      INACTIVE OR SPORE-FORMING STAGE

  • 13. 
    THE PROCESS WHEREBY BACTERIA GROW, REPRODUCE, AND DIVIDE INTO TWO CELLS IS:
    • A. 

      MITOSIS

    • B. 

      MEMBRANES

    • C. 

      MEMORY

  • 14. 
    WHEN BODY TISSUES ARE INVADED BY PATHOGENIC BACTERIA, IT IS A SIGN OF A 
    • A. 

      SPORE

    • B. 

      IMMUNITY

    • C. 

      INFECTION

  • 15. 
    DISINFECTANT WITH A HIGH PH THAT CAN CAUSE SKIN IRRITATION OR BURN THE SKIN OR EYES ARE:
    • A. 

      ALCOHOL AND QUATS

    • B. 

      PHENOLIC DISINFECTANTS

    • C. 

      ALCOHOL AND BLEACH

  • 16. 
    A CLIENT THAT IS INFECTED WITH HEPATITIS B OR OTHER BLOOD BORNE PATHOGENS AND SHOWS NO SYMPTOMS OR SIGNS OF INFECTION IS:
    • A. 

      ASYMPTOMATIC

    • B. 

      HEALTHY

    • C. 

      IN REMISSION

  • 17. 
    THE SUBSTANCE CALLED PROTOPLASM IS FOUND IN:
    • A. 

      THE CELLS OF ALL LIVING THINGS

    • B. 

      TISSUES AND ORGANS

    • C. 

      THE STRUCTURE OF THE HUMAN BODY

  • 18. 
    A DENSE ACTIVE PROTOPLASM FOUND IN THE CENTER OF THE CELL IS:
    • A. 

      STRUCTURE

    • B. 

      NUCLEUS

    • C. 

      GROWTH

  • 19. 
    THE WATERY FLUID THAT CELLS NEED FOR GROWTH, REPRODUCTION, AND SELF-REPAIR IS FOUND IN THE:
    • A. 

      NERVE TISSUE

    • B. 

      CYSTINE

    • C. 

      CYTOPLASM

  • 20. 
    A COLLECTION OF SIMILAR CELLS THAT PERFORM A SPECIFIC FUNCTION ARE:
    • A. 

      TISSUE

    • B. 

      LIGAMENTS

    • C. 

      TENDONS

  • 21. 
    THE BASIC UNIT OF ALL LIVING THINGS IS THE
    • A. 

      ANATOMY

    • B. 

      CELL

    • C. 

      MUSCLE

  • 22. 
    THE STUDY OF THE STRUCTURES OF THE HUMAN BODY IS:
    • A. 

      ANATOMY

    • B. 

      PHYSIOLOGY

    • C. 

      STRUCTURE

  • 23. 
    MOST CELLS REPRODUCE BY DIVIDING INTO TWO IDENTICAL CELLS CALLED:
    • A. 

      REPRODUCTIVE CELLS

    • B. 

      DAUGHTER CELLS

    • C. 

      BUILDING CELLS

  • 24. 
    THE CHEMICAL PROCESS WHEREBY CELLS ARE NOURISHED AND CARRY OUT THEIR ACTIVITIES IS:
    • A. 

      MITOSIS

    • B. 

      METABOLISM

    • C. 

      MEMORY CELLS

  • 25. 
    A TYPE OF TISSUE THAT, SUPPORTS, PROTECTS, AND BINDS TOGETHER OTHER TISSUES OF THE BODY IS:
    • A. 

      NERVE ENDINGS

    • B. 

      NERVE TISSUE

    • C. 

      CONNECTIVE TISSUE

  • 26. 
    TISSUES THAT ARE PROTECTIVE COVERING ON THE SKIN OR THE LINING OF THE HEART AND GLANDS ARE EXAMPLES OF:
    • A. 

      EPIDERMIS TISSUE

    • B. 

      EPITHELIAL TISSUE

    • C. 

      EXIT TISSUE

  • 27. 
    THE PHYSICAL FOUNDATION OF THE BODY IS THE:
    • A. 

      MUSCULAR SYSTEM

    • B. 

      SKELETAL SYSTEM

    • C. 

      CIRCULATORY SYSTEM

  • 28. 
    THE ANKLE JOINT IS FORMED BY THE TIBIA, FIBULA AND THE 
    • A. 

      TALUS

    • B. 

      FEMUR

    • C. 

      PATELLA

  • 29. 
    THE BONES OF THE FACE ARE INVOLVED IN:
    • A. 

      CONNECTIVE TISSUE

    • B. 

      FACIAL EXPRESSIONS

    • C. 

      FACIAL MASSAGE

  • 30. 
    THE TWO BONES THAT FORM THE UPPER JAW ARE:
    • A. 

      MAXILLAE BONES

    • B. 

      STERNUM BONES

    • C. 

      CRANIUM BONES

  • 31. 
    THE TWO BONES THAT FORM THE SIDES AND CROWN OF THE CRANIUM ARE THE:
    • A. 

      FRONTAL BONES

    • B. 

      PARIETAL BONES

    • C. 

      OCCIPITAL BONES

  • 32. 
    THE UPPERMOST AND LARGEST BONE OF THE ARM, EXTENDING FROM THE ELBOW TO THE SHOULDER, IS THE:
    • A. 

      PHALANGES

    • B. 

      RADIUS

    • C. 

      HUMMERUS

  • 33. 
    THE BROAD MUSCLE THAT COVERS THE TOP OF THE HEAD IS THE:
    • A. 

      OCCIPITAL

    • B. 

      EPICRANIUS

    • C. 

      TEMPORAL

  • 34. 
    THE FRONT PORTION OF THE EPICRANIUS THAT RAISES THE EYEBROWS, DRAWS THE SCALP FORWARD, AND CAUSES WRINKLES ACROSS THE FOREHEAD IS THE:
    • A. 

      FRONTALIS

    • B. 

      OCCIPITALIS

    • C. 

      TEMPORALIS

  • 35. 
    A MUSCLE COVERING THE BACK OF THE NECK AND THE UPPER AND MIDDLE REGION OF THE BACK THAT ROTATES AND CONTROLS THE SWINGING OF THE ARMS IS THE:
    • A. 

      PLATYSMA

    • B. 

      TRAPEZIUS

    • C. 

      ZYGOMZTICUS

  • 36. 
    THE FOOT IS MADE UP OF______BONES
    • A. 

      26

    • B. 

      18

    • C. 

      24

  • 37. 
    THE PART OF THE MUSCLE THAT DOES NOT MOVE IS THE:
    • A. 

      TENDON

    • B. 

      ORIGIN

    • C. 

      INSERTION

  • 38. 
    EVERY SQUARE INCH OF THE BODY IS SUPPLIED WITH FINE FIBERS KNOWN AS:
    • A. 

      CELLS

    • B. 

      NEUTRONS

    • C. 

      NERVES

  • 39. 
    SENSORY NERVE ENDINGS THAT ARE LOCATED CLOSE TO THE SURFACE OF THE SKIN ARE
    • A. 

      CAPILLARIES

    • B. 

      REACTIONS

    • C. 

      RECEPTORS

  • 40. 
    THE CHIEF MOTOR NERVE OF THE FACE THAT EMERGES NEAR THE LOWER PART OF THE EAR AND EXTENDS TO THE MUSCLES OF THE NECK IS THE:
    • A. 

      DIGITAL CRANIAL NERVE

    • B. 

      SEVENTH CRANIAL NERVE

    • C. 

      RADIAL CRANIAL NERVE