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Response Feedback:[None Given]Question 128 out of 8 pointsWhich of the following statements regarding the epidermis are true and which are false?QuestionCorrect MatchSelected MatchIt is made of stratified squamous epitheliumIn the stratum germinativum, new cells are produced by theprocess of meiosis.The stratum corneum consists of many layers of dead cells.The protein of the stratum corneum is keratin.A. TrueA. TrueThe stratum germinativum is an excellent barrier to pathogens.Langerhans cells phagocytize pathogens and produce antibodies to them.Melanocytes produce melanin when stimulated by flourescent light.Vitamin D is produced here, and then is part of the process of blood clotting.B. FalseB. FalseQuestion 138 out of 8 pointsWhich of the following statements regarding the dermis are true and which are
false?QuestionCorrect MatchSelected MatchThe arterioles constrict in cold weather in order to keep heatclose to the body surface.The protein collagen provides strengthThe papillary layer has capillaries to nourish the stratum corneum.Within a hair follicle, mitosis at the hair root produces the hair shaft.A. TrueA. TrueWith aging, both collagen and elastin fibers break down and are not replaced.Many cutaneous receptors are located in the dermis.Question 148 out of 8 pointsWhich of the following statements regarding subcutaneous tissue are true and which are false?This layer is between the dermis and visceral muscles.B. FalseB. FalseTriglycerides are the energy storage form in adipocytes.White blood cells are present to intercept pathogens that enter breaks in the skin.Inflammation in this layer is a response to damage.
This layer can vary considerably in thickness.A. TrueA. TrueQuestion 158 out of 8 pointsWhich of the following statements regarding the accessory structures of the skin are true and which are false?