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1

What is the term for the outer layer of the skin that produces skin cells?

epidermis

2

What are the glands that secrete oil and keep the skin flexible?

oil glands

3

What is the term for Sunscreen Protection Factor - - that protects skin from UV rays?

SPF

4

What is a substance when dissolved in water produces OH- ions?

base

5

What is the term for the process of absorbing reflected energy in the atomophere?

green house effect

6

What is the term for the inner layer of the skin?

dermis

7

What is the term for when a diet does not contain all the necessary nutrients?

malnourished

8

What is one of the categories of fat, it usually is a solid at room temperature and and example would be Lard or Crisco?

Animal fat

9

What is a type of fat that has double bonds between the Carbons?

Unsaturated fat

10

What color reflects all energy?

white

11

What is the term for when the body is in balance?

homeostasis

12

What is the term for the bodies defense system?

white blood cells

13

What is the term for the energy that is released back into space?

outward flow

14

What is the term for the protein that makes up hair?

Alpha Keratin

15

What is it called when medicine we take ends up disrupting a different system?

Side effects

16

What is the most common form of fat - - it is also when 3 fatty acids combine with 3 fats?

triglyceride

17

What is the term for when light strikes an object and it reflects back without heating up?

reflectivity

18

What is another word for Skin cancer?

Melanoma

19

What is a substance produced when mixing an acid and a base?

Salt

20

What is a 3 coiled chains of alpha keratin?

super coil

21

What is the process of capturing solar energy and converting it into a chemical form and stored as sugar?

Photosynthesis

22

What is the name of a hormone that increases the growth of muscles?

Anabolic steroid

23

What is another name for the water cycle?

Hydrologic cycle

24

What is the term for when the body is not getting enough calories each day no matter what you eat?

undernurished

25

What is it called when the pH of rain is lower than 5.4?

acid rain

26

What is the term for the skin darkening material?

melanin

27

What is the type of vitamin that needs to be dissolved in fat from the diet to be absorbed by the body?

fat soluble vitamins

28

What is the term for the scattering of visible light in all directions?

Tyndall effect

29

What are bio-molecules that are necessary for growth, reporduction and life?

vitamins

30

They following are examples of what - - coal, natural gas and gasoline?

fossil fuels