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5 Matching Questions

  1. Oxytocin
  2. Progesterone
  3. Glucagon
  4. Gastrin
  5. Cortisol
  1. a Gland: Ovaries
    Function: Produced by the empty follicle (corpus luteum) and causes the uterine lining to remain thick
  2. b Gland: Stomach
    Function: Causes the release of gastric juice which activates the enzyme pepsin
  3. c Gland: Pancreas
    Function: Increases blood glucose by causing liver to convert glycogen back to glucose (Insulin and Glucagon are antagonistic to each other)
  4. d Gland: Adrenal (Cortex)
    Function: Reduces inflammation and causes release of fatty acids, glucose and amino acids in the blood
  5. e Gland: Pituitary (Posterior)
    Function: Causes uterine contractions (begins labor)

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Tells the ovary to release an egg (day 14)
  2. Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Tells the adrenal cortex to produce it's hormones
  3. the secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect
  4. Gland: Small Intestine (Duodenum)
    Function: Causes the gall bladder to release bile and the pancreas to produce pancreatic juice
  5. Gland: Parathyroid
    Function: Increases blood calcium by taking out of bone and causing kidneys to reabsorb Ca++
    (Calcitonim and Parathyroid are antagonistic to each other)

5 True/False Questions

  1. InsulinGland: Stomach
    Function: Causes the release of gastric juice which activates the enzyme pepsin

          

  2. AldosteroneGland: Adrenal (Cortex)
    Function: Controls potassium (K) and sodium (Na) in the blood by telling the kidneys to reabsorb

          

  3. ThyroxineGland: Thyroid
    Function: Affects cell metabolism

          

  4. EstrogenGland: Stomach
    Function: Causes the release of gastric juice which activates the enzyme pepsin

          

  5. TestosteroneGland: Testes
    Function: Male secondary sex characteristics

          

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