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5 Matching questions

  1. Enkephalin
  2. Parathyroid Hormone
  3. Cholecystokinin
  4. Growth Hormone
  5. Relaxin
  1. a hormone the small intestine secretes to stimulate release of pancreatic juice from pancreas and bile from gallbladder
  2. b Increases blood levels of calcium (stimulates breakdown of bone and rate at which calcium is removed from urine and absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract)
  3. c affects size of an individual by promoting cell division, protein synthesis, and bone growth
  4. d a hormone produced by the placenta prior to labor, causes the ligaments within the pelvis to loosen
  5. e an innate brain and spinal cord endorphin that blocks pain signals (opioid)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. released by the stomach in the presence of food; gastrin promotes muscular activity of the stomach as well as secretion of hydrochloric acid, pepsinogen, and mucus
  2. a hunger-arousing hormone secreted by an empty stomach
  3. inhibits the release of growth hormone by the anterior pituitary
  4. promotes the utilization of fat by the body and is a precursor to the endorphins
  5. adrenaline; activates a sympathetic nervous system by making the heart beat faster, stopping digestion, enlarging pupils, sending sugar into the bloodstream, preparing a blood clot faster

5 True/False questions

  1. Norepinephrineadrenaline; activates a sympathetic nervous system by making the heart beat faster, stopping digestion, enlarging pupils, sending sugar into the bloodstream, preparing a blood clot faster

          

  2. Serotonintargets the brain to control circadian rhythms and circannual rhythms, and may be involved in maturation of sex organs

          

  3. Insulin-Like Growth Factoraffects size of an individual by promoting cell division, protein synthesis, and bone growth

          

  4. EstriolThe chief estrogen, females produce more than males, develops and maintains female secondary sex characteristics, important roles in menstruation and pregnancy

          

  5. CalcitriolProduced by the thyroid gland and decreases the blood calcium levels by stimulating calcium deposit in the bones (__________ keeps the bone in). The antagonist of the parathyroid hormone.

          

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