Chapter 4 Review Salon Fundamentals

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  • 1. 
    The longest wavelengths in the visible spectrum are:
    • A. 

      Red rays

    • B. 

      Violet rays

    • C. 

      Yellow rays

    • D. 

      Ultraviolet rays

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is also known as actinic rays?
    • A. 

      Infrared

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Ultraviolet

    • D. 

      White

  • 3. 
    The process of forcing an acid or alkali into the skin by applying current to the chemical is called:
    • A. 

      Phoresis

    • B. 

      Anaphoresis

    • C. 

      Cataphoresis

    • D. 

      Iontophoresis

  • 4. 
    Which electrotherapy treatment can cause sebum to be broken down or blackheads to be liquefied, as in deeep-pore cleansing?
    • A. 

      Sinusodial

    • B. 

      Anaphoresis

    • C. 

      Cataphoresis

    • D. 

      Desincrustation

  • 5. 
    If the client is holding the active electrode while the cosmetologist manually stimulates the area being treated, what method of Tesla Current is being used?
    • A. 

      Direct application

    • B. 

      Indirect application

    • C. 

      Broad electrification

    • D. 

      General electrification

  • 6. 
    Which of the following is a benefit of using infrared light during a facial?
    • A. 

      Kills bacteria

    • B. 

      Produces Vitamin D

    • C. 

      Increases circulation

    • D. 

      Helps control dandruff

  • 7. 
    Bacteria that causes skin infections can be killed by:
    • A. 

      Infrared light

    • B. 

      Ultraviolet light

    • C. 

      Fluorescent light

    • D. 

      Incandescent light

  • 8. 
    A volt is a unit of electric:
    • A. 

      Strength

    • B. 

      Pressure

    • C. 

      Frequency

    • D. 

      Resistance

  • 9. 
    Which is NOT a way for heat to be transferred from one object to another?
    • A. 

      Phoresis

    • B. 

      Radiation

    • C. 

      Convection

    • D. 

      Conduction

  • 10. 
    Tesla, a high frequency current, is known as the:
    • A. 

      Red ray

    • B. 

      Violet ray

    • C. 

      Infrared ray

    • D. 

      Ultraviolet ray

  • 11. 
    A constant electric current flowing in one direction is called a(n):
    • A. 

      Direct current

    • B. 

      Faradic Current

    • C. 

      Sinusoidal Current

    • D. 

      Alternating current

  • 12. 
    How many milliamperes equal one ampere?
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      100

    • C. 

      1000

    • D. 

      1000000

  • 13. 
    Before using ultraviolet light on a client, the skin or scalp should be:
    • A. 

      Wet

    • B. 

      Oily

    • C. 

      Cleansed

    • D. 

      Moisturized

  • 14. 
    Which of the following materials does NOT allow a current to pass through it?
    • A. 

      Metal

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Carbon

    • D. 

      Alcohol

  • 15. 
    Light, heat, chemical and magnetic changes are all produced by:
    • A. 

      Force

    • B. 

      Conductors

    • C. 

      Electricity

    • D. 

      A short circuit

  • 16. 
    A ampere is a unit of electric:
    • A. 

      Strength

    • B. 

      Pressure

    • C. 

      Frequency

    • D. 

      Resistance

  • 17. 
    High Frequency and alternating current are characteristics of which type of electrotherapy?
    • A. 

      Tesla

    • B. 

      Galvanic

    • C. 

      Sinusoidal

    • D. 

      Direct current

  • 18. 
    Any electrical appliance activated by the flow of electric current such as a blow dryer is known as a(n):
    • A. 

      Load

    • B. 

      Electron

    • C. 

      Insulator

    • D. 

      Conductor

  • 19. 
    Which of the following devices breaks the flow of current when an overload occurs?
    • A. 

      Fuse

    • B. 

      Insulator

    • C. 

      Circuit breaker

    • D. 

      Grounding wire

  • 20. 
    Materials that don't allow electricity to floe through them are called:
    • A. 

      Insulators

    • B. 

      Conductors

    • C. 

      Open circuits

    • D. 

      Closed circuits

  • 21. 
    What temporary effect will a negative electrode pole produce when applying Galvanic Current during an electrotherapy treatment?
    • A. 

      Increase blood flow

    • B. 

      Expansion of nerve tissues

    • C. 

      Contraction of blood vessels

    • D. 

      Production of an acid reaction

  • 22. 
    The application of special currents (or modalities) that have a variety of effects on the skin is called:
    • A. 

      Light therapy

    • B. 

      Electrotherapy

    • C. 

      Chemical therapy

    • D. 

      Mechanical therapy

  • 23. 
    Material that best transports electricity is a(n):
    • A. 

      Watt

    • B. 

      Prism

    • C. 

      Insulator

    • D. 

      Conductor

  • 24. 
    Which type of light can be broken into its individual wavelengths by a prism?
    • A. 

      Infrared

    • B. 

      Ultraviolet

    • C. 

      Combination

    • D. 

      Incandescent

  • 25. 
    Faradic Current is used chiefly to cause:
    • A. 

      Soothing effects

    • B. 

      Chemical effects

    • C. 

      The transfer of heat

    • D. 

      Muscle contractions

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