Anat & Phys

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Author:
coricrocker
ID:
181025
Filename:
Anat & Phys
Updated:
2012-10-31 20:34:39
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Integumentary System Skin
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questions on the skin
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  1. Match 1, 2, 3, 4, 5/6:
    stratum lucidum
    stratum spinosum
    stratum corneum
    stratum granulosum
    stratum basale
    • 1:stratum corneum
    • 2:stratum lucidum
    • 3:stratum granulosum
    • 4:stratum spinosum
    • 5:stratum basale
  2. What is the nail made of?
    hard keratin
  3. The skin growing over the base of the nail is called the
    cuticle
  4. Why does the lunula appear whiter than the rest of the nail?
    thicker keratin
  5. how long does it take to replace a nail?
    3-6 months
  6. how fast does the hair of an average person grow?
    2mm/week
  7. When does hair growth start in the fetus?
    5-6 months
  8. What is the purpose of hair?
    sense insects, retain heat, sheild eyes, filter air

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