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Which of the following is not an organ involved in the integumentary system?
a) pancreas
b) skin
c) sweat glands
d) oil glands

Which of the following is not of the major 3 functions of the integumentary system?
a) integration
b) communication
c) secretion
d) protection

Which of the following list the 3 layers of skin in the correct order from outside to inside?
a) epidermis, dermis, hypodermis
b) hypodermis, dermis, epidermis
c) dermis, epidermis, hypodermis
d) epidermis, hypodermis, dermis

Which layer of skin contains the glands and organs?
a) dermis
b) epidermis
c) hypodermis
d) hyperdermis

Which layer of skin contains the fatty tissue?
a) hypodermis
b) hyperdermis
c) dermis
d) epidermis

What occurs if the epidermis is separated from the dermis?
a) blister
b) sunburn
c) dermal pigmentation
d) integumentation

When the epidermis is exposed to sunlight, which vitamin is produced?
a) Vitamin D
b) Vitamin K
c) Vitamin C
d) Vitamin B

What is the name of the pigment found in the epidermis that produces skin color?
a) Melanin
b) Keratin
c) Chlorophyll
d) Xanthophyll

Which of the following sensory receptors found in the dermis is not matched correctly?
a) Sebaceous corpuscles - acidity
b) nerve endings - pain, temperature
c) Meissner’s corpuscles - touch
d) Pacinian corpuscle - deep pressure

Which of the following is not found in the dermis?
a) hair root
b) blood vessels
c) sebaceous glands
d) sweat glands

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