Toughest Manicurist Exam: Trivia Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    What can the client use for protection during an acrylic nail service?
    • A. 

      Nail Primer

    • B. 

      Fabric Wrap

    • C. 

      Dust Mask

    • D. 

      Disposable forms

  • 2. 
    What portion of the epidermis is under the free edge of the nail?
    • A. 

      Hyponychium

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Lunula

    • D. 

      Perionychium

  • 3. 
    A client makes an appointment to have a manicuring service for the first time. What should the manicurist do FIRST?
    • A. 

      Have the client sign a release form

    • B. 

      Test the client for allergy to acrylic products

    • C. 

      Schedule the client for next appointment

    • D. 

      Complete a client record card

  • 4. 
    The ability of the skin to return to its original shape after being stretched is due to elastic tissue found in the?
    • A. 

      Reticular Layer

    • B. 

      Epidermal layer

    • C. 

      Papillary layer

    • D. 

      Adipose Layer

  • 5. 
    What can be used by the nail technician to strengthen weak natural nails
    • A. 

      Fabric wrap

    • B. 

      Nail primer

    • C. 

      Acetone

    • D. 

      Acrylic liquid

  • 6. 
    The Vascular system is also known as the
    • A. 

      Muscular system

    • B. 

      Nervous system

    • C. 

      Circulatory system

    • D. 

      Skeletal system

  • 7. 
    When applying polish, which one of the following can be used to correct a smudge before applying more polish?
    • A. 

      Alcohol

    • B. 

      Cuticle oil

    • C. 

      Polish Remover

    • D. 

      Primer

  • 8. 
    What is the BEST service to treat dry, split cuticles?
    • A. 

      Nail wraps

    • B. 

      Hot oil manicure

    • C. 

      Sculptured nails

    • D. 

      Water manicure

  • 9. 
    What is the purpose of a paper wrap?
    • A. 

      Fill-in bases

    • B. 

      Tip overlays

    • C. 

      Nail extensions

    • D. 

      Quick repairs on natural nails

  • 10. 
    The HIV virus causes which one of the following diseases?
    • A. 

      TB

    • B. 

      AIDS

    • C. 

      Influenza

    • D. 

      Hepatitis

  • 11. 
    On which one of the following conditions can a pedicure be performed?
    • A. 

      Herpes simplex

    • B. 

      Athlete's foot

    • C. 

      Deep fissure

    • D. 

      Nodule

  • 12. 
    What part of the nail is embedded underneath the skin?
    • A. 

      Bed

    • B. 

      Root

    • C. 

      Lunula

    • D. 

      Eponychium

  • 13. 
    What protein makes up the nail plate?
    • A. 

      Keratin

    • B. 

      Melanin

    • C. 

      Collagen

    • D. 

      Elastin

  • 14. 
    What should be included in a client consultation?
    • A. 

      Shoe size

    • B. 

      General health

    • C. 

      Food allergies

    • D. 

      Hair color

  • 15. 
    To protect the nail technician from injury, what should be used when shortening sculptured nails?
    • A. 

      Eye goggles

    • B. 

      Nail clippers

    • C. 

      Disinfected file

    • D. 

      Electric file

  • 16. 
    When removing artificial tips, what product would be used?
    • A. 

      Thinner

    • B. 

      Acetone

    • C. 

      Primer

    • D. 

      Monomer

  • 17. 
    Which implement should be used when cleaning under the free edge of the natural nail?
    • A. 

      Nail white pencil

    • B. 

      Nail drill

    • C. 

      Cotton wrapped stick

    • D. 

      Cuticle nippers

  • 18. 
    The client has evidence of fungus under artificial nails. What protective measure should the nail technician take when removing artificial nails?
    • A. 

      Wear protective dust mask

    • B. 

      Wipe nails with hospital grade disinfectant

    • C. 

      Wear protective gloves

    • D. 

      Apply primer to exposed nail plate

  • 19. 
    Which one of the following is NOT a function of a muscle?
    • A. 

      Movement

    • B. 

      Shape

    • C. 

      Support

    • D. 

      Secretion

  • 20. 
    What should the nail technician do to the emery board after a manicure service?
    • A. 

      Immerse for twenty minutes

    • B. 

      Store in a closed container

    • C. 

      Wipe with alcohol

    • D. 

      Break before discarding

  • 21. 
    Which one of the following is a good antiseptic to use on a  slight cut?
    • A. 

      Acetone

    • B. 

      Styptic pencil

    • C. 

      Hydrogen peroxide

    • D. 

      Sodium hypochlorite

  • 22. 
    Han and arm massage should be avoided when
    • A. 

      The client has had a stroke

    • B. 

      The skin is very dry

    • C. 

      The client has liver spots

    • D. 

      The client is tense

  • 23. 
    A base coat is usually applied
    • A. 

      To the lunula only

    • B. 

      To the free edge only

    • C. 

      After the color polish

    • D. 

      Before the color polish

  • 24. 
    How does the nail technician dispose of used monomer?
    • A. 

      Return to original container

    • B. 

      Pour onto absorber material and bag

    • C. 

      Flush down drain with warm water

    • D. 

      Pour into a trash receptacle

  • 25. 
    The extensor digitorum is a muscle of the
    • A. 

      Foot

    • B. 

      Hand

    • C. 

      Arm

    • D. 

      Knee

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