A&p 2113 @ Gwinnett Tech - Chaper 5, The Integumentary System

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A&P 2113 @ Gwinnett Tech - Chaper 5, The Integumentary System


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Your skin accounts for about _______% of your body weight.
    • A. 

      21

    • B. 

      16

    • C. 

      11

    • D. 

      6

  • 2. 
    The cutaneous membrane has two components, the _____ and the _________.
    • A. 

      Epidermis & hypodermis

    • B. 

      Epidermis & dermis

    • C. 

      Dermis & hypodermis

    • D. 

      Epidermis & subcutaneous layer

  • 3. 
    The hypodermis is made of which kind of connective tissue?
    • A. 

      Loose

    • B. 

      Dense irregular

    • C. 

      Cartilage

    • D. 

      Epithelial

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT a function of the skin?
    • A. 

      Protection

    • B. 

      Excretion (of salts)

    • C. 

      Maintenance

    • D. 

      Production of lipids

    • E. 

      Sythesis of vitamin D

    • F. 

      Storage

    • G. 

      Detection of touch, pressure, pain and temprature

  • 5. 
    Which is the correct order of the strata (layers) of the epidermis?
    • A. 

      Stratum Germinativum, Stratum Lucidum, Stratum Spinosum, Stratum Ganulosum, Stratum Corneum

    • B. 

      Stratum Germinativum, Stratum Lucidum, Stratum Ganulosum, Stratum Corneum, Stratum Spinosum

    • C. 

      Stratum Germinativum, Stratum Spinosum, Stratum Ganulosum, Stratum Lucidum, Stratum Corneum

    • D. 

      Stratum Germinativum, Stratum Ganulosum, Stratum Spinosum, Stratum Lucidum, Stratum Corneum

  • 6. 
    In this stratum of the epidermis, hemidesmosomes attach the cells of this layer to the basal lamina (basement membrane) that seperates the epidermis from the areolar tissue of the adjacent dermis.
    • A. 

      Stratum Granulosum

    • B. 

      Statum Germinativum

    • C. 

      Stratum Lucidum

    • D. 

      Statum Corneum

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