Cosmetology Quiz: Chemical Texture Services!

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Cosmetology Quiz: Chemical Texture Services!

If you are a cosmetology student you know that different products have different chemical compositions and textures. Did you understand the topic of chemical texture from Milady's Standard Cosmetology Book? Test how much you recall by taking up the test below as you get to understand more on the book. All the best and share the quiz with your classmates.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Hair services that cause a chemical change that permanently alters the natural wave pattern of the hair are called:
    • A. 

      Thermal waving

    • B. 

      Chemical texture services

    • C. 

      Wet setting

    • D. 

      Haircoloring services

  • 2. 
    A strong, compact cuticle makes for:
    • A. 

      Damaged hair

    • B. 

      Easily permed hair

    • C. 

      Resistant hair

    • D. 

      Porous hair

  • 3. 
    Porous, damaged, or chemically treated hair requires a perm solution that is:
    • A. 

      High ph

    • B. 

      More alkaline

    • C. 

      Stronger

    • D. 

      Less alkaline

  • 4. 
    Changing the natural wave pattern of the hair is made possible by breaking of the:
    • A. 

      Side bonds

    • B. 

      Peptide bonds

    • C. 

      End bonds

    • D. 

      Polypeptide chanines

  • 5. 
    Of the three types of side bonds, disulfide bonds are the:
    • A. 

      Most easily broken

    • B. 

      Strongest

    • C. 

      Weakest

    • D. 

      Most numerous

  • 6. 
    Salt bonds are easily broken by:
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Blow-dryers

    • C. 

      Changes in pH

    • D. 

      High humidity

  • 7. 
    An example of a physical change is a:
    • A. 

      Chemical relaxing

    • B. 

      Soft curl permanent

    • C. 

      Permanent wave

    • D. 

      Wet set

  • 8. 
    Hydrogen bonds are very weak, but they account for about ___ of the hair's total strength.
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      1/3

    • C. 

      1/4

    • D. 

      1/6

  • 9. 
    By making a point of keeping accurate, up-to-date client records, you will:
    • A. 

      Take longer to perfom a service

    • B. 

      Annoy the client

    • C. 

      Improve your technical skills

    • D. 

      Repeat past mistakes

  • 10. 
    The most important factors to consider in hair analysis for chemical texture services are texture, density, porosity, elasticity, and:
    • A. 

      Length

    • B. 

      Hairline

    • C. 

      Color

    • D. 

      Growth direction

  • 11. 
    Hair texture is described with the terms:
    • A. 

      Porous and resistant

    • B. 

      Coarse, medium, and fine

    • C. 

      Straight, wavy, curly, coiled

    • D. 

      High and low

  • 12. 
    When treated with chemical texture services, coarse hair is usually:
    • A. 

      Easier to process

    • B. 

      More susceptible to damage

    • C. 

      Harder to penetrate

    • D. 

      More fragile

  • 13. 
    The hair texture that is the most fragile and easiest to process with permanent waving solution is:
    • A. 

      Fine hair

    • B. 

      Porous hair

    • C. 

      Medium hair

    • D. 

      Coarse hair

  • 14. 
    The single most important factor in determining the ability of hair to hold a curl it its:
    • A. 

      Density

    • B. 

      Elasticity

    • C. 

      Porosity

    • D. 

      Texture

  • 15. 
    Wet hair with normal elasticity can stretch up to __ percent of its original length and then return to that length without breaking.
    • A. 

      50

    • B. 

      80

    • C. 

      25

    • D. 

      70

  • 16. 
    The first part of any perm, wrapping the hair on perm rods, causes a/an:
    • A. 

      Disulfide bond change

    • B. 

      Chemical change

    • C. 

      End bond change

    • D. 

      Physical change

  • 17. 
    The second part of any perm, the application of waving solution and neutralizer, causes a:
    • A. 

      Physical change

    • B. 

      Chemical change

    • C. 

      Hydrogen bond change

    • D. 

      Peptide bond change

  • 18. 
    The major difference between a wet set and a perm is the:
    • A. 

      Size of the wrapping tools

    • B. 

      Type of end bonds broken

    • C. 

      Type of wrapping tools

    • D. 

      Type of side bonds broken

  • 19. 
    The size of the perm tool determines the:
    • A. 

      Base control

    • B. 

      Placement of the curl

    • C. 

      Size of the curl

    • D. 

      Base direction

  • 20. 
    Wrapping the hair on small tools increases the:
    • A. 

      Tension

    • B. 

      Curl size

    • C. 

      Side bonds broken

    • D. 

      Hydrogen bonds broken

  • 21. 
    For perm wrapping, the hair is divided into panels, then into:
    • A. 

      Partings

    • B. 

      Base controls

    • C. 

      Subpanels

    • D. 

      Base sections

  • 22. 
    The position of the tool in relation to its base section is called the:
    • A. 

      Base control

    • B. 

      Base direction

    • C. 

      Tool angle

    • D. 

      Wrapping technique

  • 23. 
    Base control is determined by the angle:
    • A. 

      In which the hair is combed

    • B. 

      Of the hair to the length of the tool

    • C. 

      At which the tool is positioned on the head

    • D. 

      At which the hair is wrapped

  • 24. 
    The hair is wrapped at an angle 45 degrees beyond perpendicular to its base section in:
    • A. 

      Half-off-base placement

    • B. 

      On-base placement

    • C. 

      Cross-base placement

    • D. 

      Off-base placement

  • 25. 
    In off-base placement, the hair is wrapped __ to its base section.
    • A. 

      45 degrees above perpendicular

    • B. 

      Parallel

    • C. 

      45 degrees below perpendicular

    • D. 

      Perpendicular (90 degrees)

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