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1. Hair follicles, sweat glands, and sebaceous glands can all

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1. Hair follicles, sweat glands, and sebaceous glands can all be found in the _______ layer of the skin, which is considered

a. basal
b. epidermal
c. dermal
d. subcutaneous

2. An organelle is

a. the smallest "living" structure in the body
b. a specialized body part composed of tissues
c. a structure in the cytoplasm
d. any complex living being, plant or animal

Fascia, the type of tissue that "invests" body structures, is ______ tissue.

a. muscle
b. connective
c. pleural
d. nerve

4. The organs of the abdominal cavity are called

a. viscera
b. pleural
c. fascia
d. dorsal

5. The body's ongoing process of regulating its internal environment-electrolyte balance, blood chemistry, tempeature, and so on-is called

a. excretion
b. homeostasis
c. peristalisis
d. metabolism

6. A female gamete is a/an

a. ovary
b. zygote
c. ovum
d. uterus

7. The following are all parts of a long bone except the

b. medullary cavity
c. epiphyses
d. articular cartilage

8. Which group of words are energy sources for muscles?

a. Genus valgus, esotropia
b. ATP, creatine phosphate
c. Osteoarthritis, presbyopia
d. Synovial memberane, conjunctiva

9. The integumentary system is composed of the

a. skin, hair, and nails
b. stomach, liver, and spleen
c. bones and muscles
d. kidneys and intestines

10. A tough, waterproofing protein is

a. a mast cell
b. keratin
c. collagen
d. a lipocyte

11. Which of the following is an accessory organ of the integumentary system?

a. Sebaceous gland
b. Thyroid gland
c. Epidermis
d. Corium

12. Which process involves the removal of thin layers of malignant growth and subsequent microscopic examination?

a. Xenograft
b. mohs' surgery
c. Electrodessication
d. Patch test

13. Which type of burn involves ddestruction of the epidermis, dermis, and subcutaneous layers of the skin?

a. zero degree
b. First degree
c. Second degree
d. Thrid degree

14. Where are keratinized cells found in the body?

a. Sweat and sebaceous glands
b. Hair and nails
c. Capillaries and nerve fibers
d. The subcutaneous layer of the skin

15. Structurally, what is the difference between the dermis and epidermis?

a. The epidermis is thicker
b. The dermis contains more types of tissue
c. The dermis is made mostly of dead cells
d. The epidermis consists of mostly adipose cells.

16. The function of smooth muscle is to provide

a. cushioning around the joints
b. involuntary movement
c. rapid contractions
d. skeletal support

17. What cellular process involves mitosis?

a. Movement
b. Fertilization
c. Growth
d. Specialization

18. Which one of the following is an example of epithelial tissue?

a. Aponeuroses
b. Subcutaneous skin layer
c. Lining of the digestive tract
d. Larynx

19. A 72-year-old man is ddiagnosed with a 7 cm primary tumor in his colon, which has spread to his liver. Which of the following indicates that the tumor is malignant?

a. The patient's advanced age
b. The location of the primary tumor
c. The spreading of the tumor
d. The size of the tumor

20. In diffusion, movement of particles across a membrane is driven by differences in

a. force
b. concentration
c. size
d. shape

21. The skin plays a major role in

a. retention of oxygen and excretion of carbon dioxide
b. absorption of vitamin A and certain drugs
c. synthesis and storage of proteins
d. temperature regulation and sensation

22. A 67-year-old man is diagnosed with cancer and subsequently undergoes chemotherapy. As an expected side effect of chemotherapy, his bone marrow stops functioning. What is a potential consequence of this loss of function?

a. His calcium levels will decrease
b. He'll suffer bone fractures even after minor trauma.
c. His potassium levels will increase.
d. He'll have inadequate levels of blood cells.

23. Which of the following bones is part of the appendicular skeleton?

a. Occipital bone
b. Ulna
c. Maxilla
d. Sternum

24. What is the medical term for the kneecap?

a. Tarsus
b. Fermur
c. Tibia
d. Patella

25. A seven-year-old boy breaks his tibia and requires immobilization by a hard cast for six weeks until th beak heals. A potential consequence of this therapy is atrophy of the

a. pectoralis major
b. serratus anterior
c. gastrocnemius
d. trapezius

26. The combining forms CUTANE/O and CUT/O mean

a. fat
b. skin
c. nails
d. hair

27. The combining form SEB/O means

a. sebum
b. sweat
c. sheet
d. black

28. The combining form CERVIC/O means

a. lower back
b. vertebra
c. neck
d. rib

29. The combining form OSTE/O means

a. bone
b. cartilage
c. joint
d. muscle

30. The combining forms ARTHR/o and ARTICU/o mean

a. ligament
b. sac
c. muscle
d. joint

31. The combining forms MUSCUL/O and MY/O mean

a. muscle
b. pain
c. spasm
d. tendon
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