A. Skin Layers and Structures
Write the name of the skin layer or structure that fits the description.
1.Layer of epidermis where there is the most rapid cell division.
2.Tough, water-repellent epidermal layer; contains dead squamous-shaped cells.
3.Areolar connective tissue layer beneath basement membrane.
4.Projections of dermis that cause epidermal ridges.
5.Translucent layer found in thick skin, absent in thin skin.
6.Appears to have thorn-like projections in prepared slides.
7.Thick dermal layer containing dense, irregular connective tissue.
8.Epidermal layer containing visible granules.
9.Epidermal layer with stem cells.
10.Dermal layer with hair follicles and glands.
B. Cells of the Epidermis
Write the name of the epidermal cell type that fits the description.
1.Defends skin against microbes.