Manicure And Pedicure - Qp1

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Manicure Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Human skin is a waterproof fabric that serves as a first line of defence against injury or invasion by hostile organisms. This protective ability is due to the presence of a substance called               .
    • A. 

      Keratin

    • B. 

      Melanin

    • C. 

      Epidermis

  • 2. 
    Skin is capable of becoming thicker if exposed to wear and tear.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The skin plays a vital role in the regulation of our body temperature, as; (Select Three)
    • A. 

      It is a protective covering.

    • B. 

      It contains ergosterol which, under the influence of ultra-violet light, forms vitamin C.

    • C. 

      It excretes waste products.

    • D. 

      It is an important sensory organ.

  • 4. 
    What is the Stratum spinosum?
    • A. 

      These cells are clear, they have a flattened shape and do not possess Nuclei.

    • B. 

      This forms the deepest layer of cells. It is in contact with the Dermis.

    • C. 

      It is derived from the basal cells layer by mitosis.

    • D. 

      These cells are composed mostly of Keratin.

  • 5. 
    Amongst the deeper cells of the epidermis are a number of branching cells called melanoblastos.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Capillaries extend into the dermal ridges or papillae but do they enter the epidermis?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      Occasionaly

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

      Epidermis

    • B. 

      Dermis

  • 8. 
    Sweat glands are found in the skin all over the body, but are most abundant in the: (Select Three)
    • A. 

      Palms of the hands

    • B. 

      Soles of the feet

    • C. 

      Upper lip

    • D. 

      Forehead

  • 9. 
    Nails are developed from the stratum              of the nail bed and composed of densely packed keratinised cells.
    • A. 

      Granulosum

    • B. 

      Lucidum

    • C. 

      Corneum

  • 10. 
    Bromidrosis is a very similar condition to hyperhydrosis, but is accompanied with an offensive odour, usually most pronounced interdigitally and on the soles. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which one do you like?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

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