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PHYS 1501 Chapter 5 Review Questions

PHYS 1501 Chapter 5 Review Questions - CHAPTER 5 The...

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CHAPTER 5 The Integumentary System Multiple-Choice Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question. 1. The skin belongs to the A) skeletal system B) integumentary system C) muscular system D) sensory system E) circulatory system Answer: B Reference: Introduction Level of Difficulty: Easy 2. All of the following reflect homeostatic imbalances of the body manifested in the skin EXCEPT 3. The medical specialty that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of skin disorders is called 4. The outermost portion of the skin is the 5. All of the following are functions of the skin EXCEPT A) protection B) vitamin B synthesis C) excretion D) temperature regulation E) sensation Answer: B Reference: Functions of the Skin Level of Difficulty: Medium 6. The protein that helps protect and water proof the skin and underlying cells is
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7. The cells producing the pigment responsible for skin color are the 8. Cells of the skin that are active in the immune process are 9. The layer of the epidermis which contains cells capable of continued cell division is the A) stratum spinosum B) stratum basale C) stratum corneum D) stratum granulosum E) stratum lucidum Answer: B Reference: Skin Level of Difficulty: Medium 10. The layer of the epidermis primarily found in the thick skin of the palms and soles is the 11. The corpuscles of touch (Meissner's corpuscles) are found in the
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