- 4.4-1: List the general functions of each membranetypecutaneous, mucous, s...
- 4.4-2: Compare the structure (tissue makeup) of themajor membrane types.
- 4.4-3: List several important functions of theintegumentary system, and ex...
- 4.4-4: When provided with a model or diagram of theskin, recognize and nam...
- 4.4-5: Name the layers of the epidermis, and describe thecharacteristics o...
- 4.4-6: Name the factors that determine skin color, anddescribe the functio...
- 4.4-7: Describe the distribution and function of theepidermal derivativess...
- 4.4-8: Differentiate first-, second-, and third-degreeburns.
- 4.4-9: Explain the importance of the rule of nines.
- 4.4-10: Summarize the characteristics of basal cellcarcinoma, squamous cell...
- 4.4-11: List several examples of integumentary systemaging.
- 4.1: Select the one false statement about mucous andserous membranes.a. ...
- 4.2: Serous membranesa. line the mouth.b. have parietal and visceral lay...
- 4.3: Which is not a component of sweat?a. Waterb. Sodium chloridec. Sebu...
- 4.4: Which structure is not associated with a hair?a. Shaftb. Cortexc. M...
- 4.5: In investigating the cause of thinning hair, which ofthe following ...
- 4.6: Which structure is not associated with a nail?a. Nail bedb. Lunulec...
- 4.7: Which one of the following is not associated withthe production of ...
- 4.8: Which of the following is not a skin structure?a. Nerve fiberb. Hai...
- 4.9: Match the structures on the right with their functionlisted on the ...
- 4.10: What is the name of the connective tissue membranefound lining the ...
- 4.11: From what types of damage does the skin protectthe body?
- 4.12: Explain why we become tanned after sitting in the sun.
- 4.13: What is a decubitus ulcer? Why does it occur?
- 4.14: Name two different categories of skin secretionsand the glands that...
- 4.15: How does the skin help to regulate body temperature?
- 4.16: What is a blackhead?
- 4.17: What are arrector pili? What do they do?
- 4.18: Which skin cancer arises from the youngest epidermalcells?
- 4.19: Why does hair turn gray?
- 4.20: Name three changes that occur in the skin as one ages.
- 4.21: Is a bald man really hairless? Explain.
- 4.22: A nurse tells a doctor that a patient is cyanotic.What is cyanosis?...
- 4.23: Both newborn infants and aged individuals havevery little subcutane...
- 4.24: A 40-year-old beachboy is complaining to you thathis suntan made hi...
- 4.25: Rebecca, the mother of a 13-month-old infant,brings her child to th...
- 4.26: The water of a swimming pool is hypotonic to ourcells. Why do we no...
- 4.27: Mr. Rossi, a fisherman in his late sixties, comes tothe clinic to c...
- 4.28: Mr. Grayson is receiving a drug treatment trans-dermally (through t...
- 4.29: Which type of injection would allow a drug to beabsorbed more rapid...
- 4.30: Think about the types and characteristics of celljunctions (Chapter...
Solutions for Chapter 4: Skin and Body Membranes
Full solutions for Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology | 11th Edition
The bright lines produced by an incandescent gas under low pressure.
A form of condensation best described as a dense concentration of suspended water droplets or tiny ice crystals.
A front along which a cold air mass thrusts beneath a warmer air mass.
An isotope resulting from radioactive decay.
A method of locating stellar objects much like the coordinate system used on Earth’s surface.
The slope of a stream; generally measured in feet per mile.
A term found on some versions of the geologic time scale. It refers to the earliest interval (eon) of Earth history, and ended 4 billion years ago.
Relates the distance to a galaxy and its velocity.
The conversion of hydrogen through fusion to form helium.
A nearshore current that flows parallel to the shore.
A cloud that forms below a height of 2,000 meters.
A loosely formed group of stars of similar origin.
Perched water table
A localized zone of saturation above the main water table created by an impermeable layer (aquiclude).
A drainage pattern characterized by numerous right-angle bends that develops on jointed or fractured bedrock.
A strong narrow surface or nearsurface current of short duration and high speed flowing seaward through the breaker zone at nearly right angles to the shore. It represents the return to the ocean of water that has been piled up on the shore by incoming waves.
The line that marks the contact between land and sea. It migrates up and down as the tide rises and falls.
A classification of a star according to the characteristics of its spectrum.
A small, very intense cyclonic storm with exceedingly high winds, most often produced along cold fronts in conjunction with severe thunderstorms.
A mountain formed of lava and/or pyroclastics.
The upper level of the saturated zone of groundwater.
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