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_____ 14) Which of the following is a vital function of the skin:A) it converts modified epidermal cholesterol to vitamin DB) it aids in the transport of materials throughout the bodyC) the cells of the epidermis store glucose as glycogen for energyD) it absorbs vitamin C so that the skin will not be subject to diseasesE) it aids in desiccation
_____ 15) Although you get wet while swimming, a tough protein within the skin prevents it from soaking up moisturelike a sponge. This substance is:
_____ 16) The epidermis is composed of:
_____ 17) The uppermost layer of skin is:
_____ 18) The two main layers of skin are:A) papillary layer and reticular layerB) stratum basale and dermisC) epidermis and dermisD) stratum corneum and dermisE) epidermis and hypodermis
_____ 19) Which of the following homeostatic imbalances is caused by skin exposure to chemicals:
_____ 20) The "tanning" effect (darkening of the skin) that occurs when a person is exposed to the sun is due to:
_____ 21) A needle would pierce the epidermal layers of the forearm in which order:1.stratum basale2.stratum corneum3.stratum granulosum4.stratum lucidum5.stratum spinosum
_____ 22) The layer of the epidermis in which cells die because of their inability to get nutrients and oxygen isthe clear layer called:A) stratum spinosumB) stratum granulosumC) stratum basaleD) stratum corneumE) stratum lucidum

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Stratum lucidum, Stratum Corneum, Stratum Granulosum

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