Integumentary Quiz

1. The majority of sweat glands are _______ glands
a. Eccrine
b. Apocrine
2. Anxiety induced sweating begins on the _______________ and spreads_____________.
a. Forehead, distally
b. Palms and soles, proximally
3. If you accidentally step on an exposed nail sticking up from the ground, that needle would pass through the epidermal layers in which order?
a. Stratum basale, spinosum, granulosum corneum
b. Stratum corneum, Lucidum, granulosum, spinosum, basale
c. Stratum corneum, granulosum, spinosum basale
4. The papillary layer of the dermis is composed of __________ connective tissue
a. areolar
b. Dense irregular
5. Which epidermal layer is composed of actively mitotic stem cells and produces new keratinocytes?
a. Stratum spinosum
b. Stratum basale
6. Which layer of the epidermis is thickest?
a. Stratum granulosum
b. Stratum corneum
7. Which layer of the epidermis divides living cells from non-living cells?
a. Stratum granulosum
b. Stratum spinosum
8. Hair grows
a. In cycles
b. Continuously
9. Which cell gives the integument immune capability and helps defend the body from bacteria/viruses?
a. Melanocyte
b. Dendritic cells
10. Which of the following is one of the skin’s chemical barriers?
a. DNA’s ability to convert harmful UV rays into heat
b. The “acid mantle”

Tissues Quiz

1. The most common type of tissue found in the body is ____________.
a. Muscle Tissue
b. Connective Tissue
c. Renal Tissue
d. Nervous Tissue
2. The Most common type of connective tissue is _____________
a. Dense regular
b. Areolar
3. How would you classify an epithelium made up of cells that are flattened and arranged in several layers?
a. Simple squamous
b. Stratified squamous
c. Stratified cuboidal
4. Epithelial tissue is
a. Avascular but innervated
b. Vascular but non innervated
5. Which of the following is a special characteristic of epithelial tissue?
a. Polarity
b. Specialized lateral contacts
c. Both of the above
6. Where is endothelium found
a. The covering of organs and lining of cavities
b. Lining the cardiovascular system
7. A tissue that must allow the absorption and release of respiratory gasses is likely _________
a. Simple squamous epithelia
b. Simple areolar epithelia
8. A tissue subject to tensile forces in multiple planes would benefit from being composed of
a. Adipose tissue
b. Dense irregular connective tissue
c. Dense regular connective tissue
9. What type of tissue lines most of the digestive tract?
a. Simple columnar epithelium
b. Stratified columnar epithelium
c. Stratified squamous epithelium
10. Where is transitional epithelium found?
a. Covering the skeletal system
b. Lining the digestive tract
c. In the walls of hollow urinary organs
11. Stratified squamous nonkeratinized epithelia is found
a. In the outer layers of our skin
b. The lining of our oral cavity
12. A gland that releases mucin into our stomach is an
a. Exocrine gland
b. Endocrine gland
13. Which of the following tissues would you expect to have a large extracellular space/matrix
a. Blood
b. Stratified squamous epithelia
c. Bone
d. Both a and c
e. Both a and b
14. In which connective tissue would erythrocytes dominate?
a. Cartilage
b. Loose connective tissue
c. Blood
d. Dense connective tissue
15. Which tissue type has varying degrees of vascularity
a. Muscle
b. Epithelial
c. Nervous
d. connective