creators home
creators.com lifestyle web
Andy Seamans

Recently

Old-Time Religion This week, The Answer Man looks at religions around the world. 1. Who was the first Roman emperor to become a Christian, and in what year was his acceptance? 2. Born Siddhartha Gautama, a royal prince, this sixth-century B.C. prophet achieved …Read more. The Saints Are Marching This week, The Answer Man looks at the New Orleans Saints football team. 1. What two teams did the Saints defeat in the playoffs to advance to play the Colts in Super Bowl XLIV? 2. In Super Bowl XLIV, how many more completions did Drew Brees record …Read more. This Week the Answer Man looks at America's First Ladies 1. This first lady celebrated her 50th birthday this year. Name her. 2. This first lady had the nickname "Lemonade Lucy," because she refused to serve liquor or wine in the White House. Who was she? 3. This first lady is credited with saving Gilbert …Read more. This Week the Answer Man Looks at Ocean Life 1. Scuba divers may come across an elver while on a dive. What is an elver? 2. What does it mean when you hear that a whale has breached? 3. TRUE or FALSE: All ocean waters have fish that inhabit them. 4. Name the largest non-mammal species found in …Read more.
more articles

Hair

Comment

1. This filamentous biomaterial grows from follicles found in the dermis. What is it?

2. The average numbers of hair on the head is highest with people of this hair color. Name it.

3. True or false: Hair grows faster in cold weather.

4. By age 50, over 50 percent of men and approximately 40 percent of women will have this condition.

5. You must lose this percentage of your scalp hairs before it is apparent to anyone. Give the percentage.

6. What are melanocytes?

7. Hair covers the whole body, with the exception of these parts. Name them.

8. Hair is primarily composed of this protein. Name the protein?

9. This condition occurs when melanin production decreases or stops.

10. What are anagen, catagen, and telogen?

Answers

1.

Hair.

2. Blond.

3. False.

4. Androgenic alopecia, or male pattern hair loss in men and female pattern (hereditary) hair loss in women.

5. 50 percent.

6. Melanocytes are cells in the skin that produce and contain the pigment melanin and determine the color of hair.

7. The soles of feet, palms of hands, mucous membranes, and lips.

8. Keratin.

9. Gray hair.

10. Anagen is the active or growing phase. Catagen is a fairly short phase of the natural hair cycle during which hairs begin to break down. Telogen is the resting phase.

Take "The Answer Man" to work or to school. Challenge your friends for "Bragging Rights."

Send your questions and answers to: The Answer Man, Dawn Seamans-Shook. ACSTAM@gmail.com

COPYRIGHT 2012 CREATORS.COM



Comments

0 Comments | Post Comment
Already have an account? Log in.
New Account  
Your Name:
Your E-mail:
Your Password:
Confirm Your Password:

Please allow a few minutes for your comment to be posted.

Enter the numbers to the right:  
Creators.com comments policy
Other similar columns
Paul Paquet
Trivia Bits
by Paul Paquet
peter rexfod
Treasure Hunt
by Peter Rexford
Rob Kyff
The Word Guy
by Rob Kyff
More
Andy Seamans
Aug. `14
Su Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
About the author About the author
Write the author Write the author
Printer friendly format Printer friendly format
Email to friend Email to friend
View by Month