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5 Matching questions

  1. Estrogen
  2. Insulin
  3. Follicle Stimulating (FSH)
  4. Parathyroid (PTH) (Parathormone)
  5. Thyroid Stimulating
  1. a Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Causes the maturation of gametes (sperm and egg)
  2. b Gland: Ovaries
    Function: Female secondary sex characteristics
  3. c Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Tells the thyroid to produce thyroxine
  4. d 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. e Gland: Pancreas
    Function: Decreases blood glucose by 1. allowing it into cells 2. converting excess to glycogen

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Gland: Adrenal (Cortex)
    Function: Controls potassium (K) and sodium (Na) in the blood by telling the kidneys to reabsorb
  2. Gland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Controls skeletal and body growth
  3. Gland: Testes
    Function: Male secondary sex characteristics
  4. Gland: Stomach
    Function: Causes the release of gastric juice which activates the enzyme pepsin
  5. Gland: Ovaries
    Function: Produced by the empty follicle (corpus luteum) and causes the uterine lining to remain thick

5 True/False questions

  1. OxytocinGland: Pituitary (Posterior)
    Function: Causes uterine contractions (begins labor)


  2. GlucagonGland: Ovaries
    Function: Female secondary sex characteristics


  3. AdrenocortiotropicGland: Adrenal (Cortex)
    Function: Reduces inflammation and causes release of fatty acids, glucose and amino acids in the blood


  4. Cortisolthe secretion of an endocrine gland that is transmitted by the blood to the tissue on which it has a specific effect


  5. ProlactinGland: Pituitary (Anterior)
    Function: Causes the mammary glands to produce milk


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