Skin Quiz: How Much You Know About Skin?

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Skin Quiz: How Much You Know About Skin?

Skin quiz: how much you know about skin? Your skin is of vital importance, given that it is the pivotal layer of protection that separates your circulatory and respiratory systems, along with all your organs, from contamination by the outside world. What can you tell us about it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Constant renewing of skin
    • A. 

      Dermis

    • B. 

      Epidermis

    • C. 

      Hypodermis

  • 2. 
    Blood supply and fat
    • A. 

      Hypodermis

    • B. 

      Dermis

    • C. 

      Epidermis

  • 3. 
    Provides elasticity and toughness (nerves)
    • A. 

      Epidermis

    • B. 

      Dermis

    • C. 

      Hypodermis

  • 4. 
    The three layers of skin sit on top of the muscle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What is the purpose of the corneum?
  • 6. 
    What is a major protein in the hair?
  • 7. 
    What is a coloring agent for hair?
  • 8. 
    99% water and some salt
    • A. 

      Eccrine

    • B. 

      Sebaceous

    • C. 

      Apocrine

  • 9. 
    What are the sweat glands whose ducts empty into hair follicles?
    • A. 

      Apocrine

    • B. 

      Sebaceous

    • C. 

      Eccrine

  • 10. 
    Coiled tubular sweat glands found in forehead palms and soles.
    • A. 

      Apocrine

    • B. 

      Eccrine

    • C. 

      Sebaceous

  • 11. 
    Only glands found every except palms and soles.
    • A. 

      Apocrine

    • B. 

      Eccrine

    • C. 

      Sebaceous

  • 12. 
    Moistens hair and skin.
    • A. 

      Apocrine

    • B. 

      Eccrine

    • C. 

      Sebaceous

  • 13. 
    The top layer of dead skin cells.
  • 14. 
    These cells are an extension of the nervous system --- for touch reception.
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