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5 Matching questions

  1. fertilization
  2. neonatal period
  3. pregnancy
  4. scrotum
  5. vagina
  1. a muscular tube that connects the lower end of the uterus to the outside of the body; the birth canal through which a baby travels when being born
  2. b the first 4 weeks after birth
  3. c period of development - usually about 38 or 39 weeks in female humans - from fertilized egg until birth
  4. d the joining of a sperm cell and an egg cell to form a zygote
  5. e an external skin sac that houses the testes (at a lower temperature than the rest of the body, for increased sperm production)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. female reproductive organ that produces eggs and sex hormones estrogen and progesterone, which regulate the female reproductive cycle
  2. chemical messenger produced by the endocrine system, released directly into the bloodstream; affects specific target tissues, and can speed up or slow down cellular activities
  3. monthly flow of blood and tissue cells that occurs when the lining of the uterus breaks down and is shed, also called period
  4. muscular contractions of the uterus during childbirth
  5. can occur during birth process or after birth as an infant adjusts from a watery, dark, constant-temperature environment to its new environment

5 True/False questions

  1. cesarean sectiona surgical operation in which an incision is made in the mother's abdomen and uterus to safely remove the baby; sometimes necessary if it becomes too difficult for the baby to be delivered naturally through the vagina

          

  2. spermmixture of sperm and a fluid that helps sperm move and supplies them with an energy source

          

  3. amniotic sacthin, liquid-filled, protective membrane that forms around the embryo

          

  4. embryofemale reproductive organ that produces eggs and sex hormones estrogen and progesterone, which regulate the female reproductive cycle

          

  5. menstrual cyclemonthly flow of blood and tissue cells that occurs when the lining of the uterus breaks down and is shed, also called period

          

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