Copyright

Which of the following options is correct? When the arrector pili muscles contract, A. "goose...

Question:

Which of the following options is correct?

When the arrector pili muscles contract,

A. "goose bumps" are formed.

B. hairs are shed.

C. sweat is released from sweat glands.

D. shivering occurs.

E. the skin changes color.

The Arrector Pili

The arrector pili is a muscle that is very small in size an attached to the hair follicle as well as tissue of the dermis. This is unique to mammals as mammals are the group of animals that have hair.

Answer and Explanation:

Become a Study.com member to unlock this answer! Create your account

View this answer

See full answer below.


Learn more about this topic:

Loading...
The Integumentary System Accessory Structures: Hair

from

Chapter 17 / Lesson 16
10K

Learn about the integumentary system structure with a special focus on hair. Discover the function of hair in the integumentary system, and learn about the parts and layers of hair. Read about hair loss and factors that cause baldness.


Related to this Question

Explore our homework questions and answers library