Trivia Questions On Structure And Function Of The Hypodermis! Trivia Quiz

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Trivia Questions On Structure And Function Of The Hypodermis! Trivia Quiz

Trivia Questions on Structure and Function of the Hypodermis! When it comes to the layers in the body, the Hypodermis is the layer of fat that serves as padding for the body and it is found under the dermis. Most people don’t know that it is not a part of the skin. Take this quiz and get to see how much you know about the Hypodermis.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following combining form means skin?
    • A. 

      Cutane/o

    • B. 

      Cyan/o

    • C. 

      Melan/o

    • D. 

      Onycho/o

  • 2. 
    Which of the following forms means black?
    • A. 

      Cutane/o

    • B. 

      Cyan/o

    • C. 

      Melan/o

    • D. 

      Onycho/o

  • 3. 
    Where is the dermis in relation to the epidermis and hypodermis?
    • A. 

      Deep to the epidermis

    • B. 

      Superficial to the epidermis

    • C. 

      Deep to the hypodermis

    • D. 

      Deep to the epidermis and superficial to the hypodermis

  • 4. 
    All of the following are false regarding the hypodermis except which statement?
    • A. 

      The hypodermis is the third layer of skin

    • B. 

      The hypodermis contains the skins blood vessels, nerve endings and glands

    • C. 

      The hypodermis lies deep to the dermis, is composed of adipose tissue, and connect the skin to the body

    • D. 

      The hypodermis is composed of stratified epithelial tissue

  • 5. 
    Which layer of the epidermis has cells that are actively growing and dividing to produce new epidermis?
    • A. 

      The stratum basale

    • B. 

      The stratum lucidum

    • C. 

      The stratum corneum

    • D. 

      The stratum spinosum

  • 6. 
    The stratum basale lies deep to which layer of the epidermis?
    • A. 

      The stratum basale

    • B. 

      The stratum lucidum

    • C. 

      The stratum corneum

    • D. 

      The stratum spinosum

  • 7. 
    All of the following have the stratum lucidum layer of the epidermis except which one?
    • A. 

      Thin skin

    • B. 

      Thick skin

    • C. 

      Skin in the palms of hands

    • D. 

      Skin with no hair

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is the most superficial layer of the epidermis?
    • A. 

      The stratum basale

    • B. 

      The stratum lucidum

    • C. 

      The stratum corneum

    • D. 

      The stratum spinosum

  • 9. 
    Melanocytes resides in what layer of the epidermis?
    • A. 

      The stratum basale

    • B. 

      The stratum lucidum

    • C. 

      The stratum corneum

    • D. 

      The spinosum

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