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1. An accurate way to describe a healthy person's epidermis:
a. frail
b. tiny
c. waterproof
c. contagious

B. tiny ?

2. A malady that might result from too much exercise:
a. the measles
b. sore muscles
c. new sneakers
d. more energy

B. sore muscles?

3. A disease caused by a virulent germ:
a. broken wrist
b. smallpox
c. warts
d. cold bath

B. smallpox?

  • English -

    Your second and third answers are correct, but the first is not.

    What is the epidermis?

  • English -

    The epidermis is the protective outer skin of vertebrates. So would the correct answer instead be C. waterproof?

  • English -

    Right! This was a little tricky, but the epidermis keeps our muscles, bones, and organs dry. <g>

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    Ok
    Thanks for checking my answers :)

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