Anatomy And Physiology - Qp2

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Anatomy And Physiology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Skin is vitally important in the production of vitamin D, and  plays a vital role in the regulation of our body temperature, as:- (Select Three)
    • A. 

      It is a protective covering.

    • B. 

      It excretes waste products.

    • C. 

      It is an important sensory organ.

    • D. 

      Becomes thicker when exposed to wear and tear

  • 2. 
     Underneath the superficial fascia lies the deep fascia, and these tissues are closely related to the skin and play an important role in the mobility of the skin over the underlying structures.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Different layers are distinguished in the epidermis of the skin which varies in thickness from place to place:- (Select Two)
    • A. 

      Stratum basale.

    • B. 

      Stratum spinosum.

    • C. 

      Albuminous substance.

  • 4. 
    The Dermis is attached to the epidermis by projections from the dermis called papillae, and is the inner layer which consists of fibrous and connective tissue.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The Dermis contains:- (Select Three)
    • A. 

      Sweat glands.

    • B. 

      Nerve fibres.

    • C. 

      Capillaries.

    • D. 

      Vitamin D formation.

  • 6. 
    Capillaries extend into the dermal ridges or papillae but DO NOT enter the epidermis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The main part of the sweat gland is situated in the epidermis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The skin contains numerous nerve endings which convey sensations of touch, temperature, pressure and pain to the brain and thus helps protect the body. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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