Understanding The Skin

8 Questions | Total Attempts: 51

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Skin Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Approximately what percentage of our body weight does our skin represent?
    • A. 

      8%

    • B. 

      9%

    • C. 

      12%

    • D. 

      16%

  • 2. 
    Where on the body would you find "thick" skin?
    • A. 

      Face

    • B. 

      Palms and soles

    • C. 

      Arms and legs

    • D. 

      Scalp

  • 3. 
    What is the top layer of the skin called?
    • A. 

      Dermis

    • B. 

      Hypodermis

    • C. 

      Epidermis

    • D. 

      Collagen

  • 4. 
    What is the basal layer of the epidermis called?
    • A. 

      Stratum Granulosum

    • B. 

      Stratum Lucidum

    • C. 

      Startum Spinosum

    • D. 

      Stratum Germinativum

  • 5. 
    Which cell helps with immune responses?
    • A. 

      Langerhan Cells

    • B. 

      Keratinocyte Cell

    • C. 

      Melanocyte Cell

    • D. 

      Merkel Cells

  • 6. 
    How many days does it take to regenerate a totally new epidermis?
    • A. 

      20-40

    • B. 

      20-45

    • C. 

      25-45

    • D. 

      25-40

  • 7. 
    Which layer of the epidermis do the barrier lipids appear?
    • A. 

      Stratum Corneum

    • B. 

      Stratum Granulosum

    • C. 

      Stratum Lucidum

    • D. 

      Stratum Spinosum

  • 8. 
    If someone suffers with psoriasis how many days on average does it take for their cell renew process to happen?
    • A. 

      4-6

    • B. 

      2-4

    • C. 

      2-6

    • D. 

      4