Cosmetology State Board Exam Test 3

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Cosmetology State Board Exam Test 3

Milady workbook test 3


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In ancient Rome, a woman's status was indicated by:
    • A. 

      Haircolor

    • B. 

      Nail color

    • C. 

      Eye color

    • D. 

      Makeup

  • 2. 
    By developing a game plan you are:
    • A. 

      Wasting your time

    • B. 

      Consciously planning your life

    • C. 

      Procrastinating

    • D. 

      Being selfish

  • 3. 
    Clean, fresh smelling and well maintained clothes are a part of:
    • A. 

      Ethics

    • B. 

      Good personal hygiene

    • C. 

      Good personal grooming

    • D. 

      Positive attitude

  • 4. 
    The study of how a workplace can best be designed for comfort, safety, efficiency and productivity is:
    • A. 

      Ergonomics

    • B. 

      Professionalism

    • C. 

      Physical presentation

    • D. 

      Professional image

  • 5. 
    The act of accurately sharing information between two people or groups of people is called:
    • A. 

      Clarification

    • B. 

      Communication

    • C. 

      Client consultation

    • D. 

      Reflective listening

  • 6. 
    An organism that lives on or in another organism and draws its nourishment from that organism is a:
    • A. 

      Bacteria

    • B. 

      Virus

    • C. 

      Toxin

    • D. 

      Parasite

  • 7. 
    An immune system response to certain foods, chemicals, product ingredients or other normally harmless substances is a/an:
    • A. 

      Contaminant

    • B. 

      Contagious disease

    • C. 

      Infection

    • D. 

      Allergy

  • 8. 
    Sodium hypochlorite is commonly known as:
    • A. 

      Phenolics

    • B. 

      Alcohol

    • C. 

      Household bleach

    • D. 

      Fumigant

  • 9. 
    The basic unit of all living things is:
    • A. 

      Nerves

    • B. 

      Cells

    • C. 

      Tissues

    • D. 

      Nucleus

  • 10. 
    _______ tissue, such as blood and lymph, carries food, waste products, and hormones through the body.
    • A. 

      Connective

    • B. 

      Epithelial

    • C. 

      Liquid

    • D. 

      Muscular

  • 11. 
    The _____ bone forms the forehead.
    • A. 

      Parietal

    • B. 

      Occipital

    • C. 

      Frontal

    • D. 

      Temporal

  • 12. 
    The small, thin bones located at the front inner wall of the orbits is the _____ bone.
    • A. 

      Lacrimal

    • B. 

      Nasal

    • C. 

      Maxillae

    • D. 

      Mandible

  • 13. 
    Muscles that are involuntary and function automatically, without conscious will are the ____ muscles.
    • A. 

      Striated

    • B. 

      Nonstriated

    • C. 

      Cardiac

    • D. 

      Skeletal

  • 14. 
    The large, triangular muscle covering the shoulder joint that allows the arm to extend outward and to the side of the body is the:
    • A. 

      Bicep

    • B. 

      Deltoid

    • C. 

      Tricep

    • D. 

      Flexors

  • 15. 
    The tiny, thin-walled blood vessels that connect the smaller arteries to the veins are:
    • A. 

      Capillaries

    • B. 

      Arteries

    • C. 

      Veins

    • D. 

      Vessels

  • 16. 
    The ring muscle of the eye socket, enabling you to close your eyes is the:
    • A. 

      Auricularis posterious

    • B. 

      Auricularis anterior

    • C. 

      Sternocleidomastoideus

    • D. 

      Orbicularis oculi

  • 17. 
    Which layer of the skin contains numerous blood vessels, lymph vessels, nerves, sweat and oil glands, and hair follicles?
    • A. 

      Subcutaneous

    • B. 

      Dermis

    • C. 

      Adipose

    • D. 

      Epidermis

  • 18. 
    No oil glands are found here.
    • A. 

      Forehead

    • B. 

      Face

    • C. 

      Scalp

    • D. 

      Palms

  • 19. 
    The secretory nerves are part of the _______ system.
    • A. 

      Respiratory

    • B. 

      Autonomic nervous

    • C. 

      Circulatory

    • D. 

      Excretory

  • 20. 
    Small epidermal structures with nerve endings that are sensitive to touch and pressure are:
    • A. 

      Sudoriferous glands

    • B. 

      Sebaceous glands

    • C. 

      Subcutaneous tissue

    • D. 

      Tactile corpuscles

  • 21. 
    Thickened skin between the fingertip and free edge of the nail plate is the:
    • A. 

      Hyponychium

    • B. 

      Eponychium

    • C. 

      Bed epithelium

    • D. 

      Nail grooves

  • 22. 
    The portion of the skin that supports the nail plate as it grows toward the free edge is the:
    • A. 

      Nail groove

    • B. 

      Nail fold

    • C. 

      Nail plate

    • D. 

      Nail unit

  • 23. 
    The tube like depression or pocket in the skin or scalp that contains the hair root is the:
    • A. 

      Hair bulb

    • B. 

      Dermal papilla

    • C. 

      Follicle

    • D. 

      Hair shaft

  • 24. 
    The middle layer of the hair is the:
    • A. 

      Cuticle

    • B. 

      Cortex

    • C. 

      Medulla

    • D. 

      Keratin

  • 25. 
    Hair _____ is the thickness or diameter of the individual hair strand.
    • A. 

      Diameter

    • B. 

      Porosity

    • C. 

      Texture

    • D. 

      Elasticity

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