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45Basic Structure of the Skin1.Complete the following statements by writing the appropriate word or phrase on the correspondingly numbered blank:The Integumentary SystemThe two basic tissues of which the skin is composed are dense irregularconnective tissue, which makes up the dermis, and1, which forms the epi-dermis. The tough water-repellent protein found in the epidermal cells is called2. The pigments melanin and3contribute to skin color. A localizedconcentration of melanin is referred to as a4.1._____________________________2._____________________________3._____________________________4._____________________________2.Four protective functions of the skin area.____________________________________________c._________________________________________b.____________________________________________d._________________________________________3.Using the key choices, choose all responses that apply to the following descriptions.