Test Your Knowledge About Hair! Trivia Quiz

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Test Your Knowledge About Hair! Trivia Quiz

Do you have any knowledge about hair? Do you know your hair vocabulary trivia? Sebaceous glands release sebum onto the skin. These glands are linked to the hair follicles, and in most cases, sebum is released through the same pore through which hair grows. This quiz has a lot of new vocabulary terms that correspond with the subject of hair. Try this test to see what you know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Produce oil, Found everywhere except palms and soles of feet.
    • A. 

      Skin appendages

    • B. 

      Sebum

    • C. 

      Cutaneous Glands

    • D. 

      Sebaceous Glands

  • 2. 
    Product of sebaceous gland; keeps skin soft and moist; contains chemicals that kill bacteria.
    • A. 

      Cutaneous glands

    • B. 

      Sebum

    • C. 

      Skin appendages

    • D. 

      Sebaceous glands

  • 3. 
    Over activity of sebaceous glands.
    • A. 

      Acne

    • B. 

      Eccrine

    • C. 

      Apocrine

    • D. 

      Seborrhea

  • 4. 
    Open viaduct to pore on the skin surface.
    • A. 

      Apocrine

    • B. 

      Eccrine Gland

    • C. 

      Acne

    • D. 

      Eccrine

  • 5. 
    Confined in genital and axillary regions: ducts empty into hair follicles.
    • A. 

      Apocrine Glands

    • B. 

      Eccrine Glands

    • C. 

      Sweat Glands

  • 6. 
    Found all over the body; clear secretion composed of water, salts, vitamin C, urea, and lactic acid; Supplied with nerve endings.
    • A. 

      Apocrine glands

    • B. 

      Eccrine Glands

    • C. 

      Sweat Glands

  • 7. 
    Part of hair projecting from the surface of the skin.
    • A. 

      Shaft

    • B. 

      Root

    • C. 

      Cuticle

    • D. 

      Ear Hairs

  • 8. 
    Surrounds Medulla.
    • A. 

      Root

    • B. 

      Cortex

    • C. 

      Cuticle

    • D. 

      Nails

  • 9. 
    What determines the hair color?
    • A. 

      Matrix

    • B. 

      Inner Epidermal Sheath

    • C. 

      Melanocytes

    • D. 

      Arrector Pili

  • 10. 
    Smooth muscle cells that connect the hair follicle to the dermal tissues When the muscles contract it causes goose bumps.
    • A. 

      Hair folllicles

    • B. 

      Hair texture

    • C. 

      Arrector Pili

    • D. 

      Root

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