Skin Quizzes & Trivia

It’s the largest organ of the human body and it serves lots of roles, allowing us to tweak our temperature, give us a familiar shape and define us as a race. We’re talking, of course, about the skin. Hope you didn’t skip those all important biology classes because here is where everything comes in handy.

Get your thinking pose on and tackle some sample questions before taking on the main trivia. Where is the thinnest skin in the human body located? What are the 7 main functions of skin? How can skin control evaporation? What is the papillary region composed of? See? This wasn’t so bad. We’re certain you can pull of more correct answers and make us all proud.

There are a number of different reasons why you might want to know your exact skin tone, for example if you want to choose foundation make-up to fit your skin as closely as possible. Unsure what your skin tone is? Take this...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 12192   |  Last updated: Nov 21, 2019
  • Sample Question
    What is your favorite color?

It’s easy to take your skin for granted, but when you consider how it protects your body from harm, it is something we should appreciate more. Do you know as much as you should about it?

Questions: 22  |  Attempts: 5713   |  Last updated: Nov 14, 2019
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    Label A is:

Developed in 1987 by Barbara Braden and Nancy Bergstrom, the Braden scale is used by doctors and nurses to measure the risk of developing a pressure ulcer. The Braden scale for predicting pressure sore risk quiz below has...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 1366   |  Last updated: Mar 28, 2018
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    If a patient has a Braden score of 6 which catagory does this patient fall into?

Practice Quiz for Chapter 12 Skin, hair, and nails Assessment-- mainly focused on abnormal findings

Questions: 32  |  Attempts: 870   |  Last updated: Nov 20, 2018
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    A 20 yr old male patient, comes to the doctor, complaining of a flat macular patch that ranges from red, bluish, and purple color.  Upon further assessment you discover that the patch intensifies with crying, exertion, and exposure to heat or cold.  Which of the following lesions is consistent with your findings?

In this quiz, we’ll be putting you up against a gauntlet of skin-related questions from a histological standpoint, asking you to look at images and identify the different areas and tissues displayed. Think you know your...

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 471   |  Last updated: Sep 27, 2017

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