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Hormones of the Pituitary Gland Test

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6 Written Questions

6 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Anterior pituitary cells that secrete luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating hormone
    Response: Increased secretion of luteinizing hormone and follicle-stimulating hormone
  2. Follicles in ovaries in females; seminiferous tubes in males--Follicle maturation and estrogen secretion in ovaries; sperm cell production in testes
  3. MOST TISSUES Increased growth in tissues; increased amino acid uptake and protein synthesis, increased breakdown of lipids and release of fatty acids from cells, increased glycogen synthesis and increased blood glucose levels, increased somatomedin production release of fatty
  4. Anterior pituitary cells that secrete growth hormone
    Response: Decreased growth hormone secretion
  5. Melanocytes in the skin--Increased melanin production melanocytes to make the skin darker in color
  6. Thyroid Gland- Increased thyroid hormone secretion

5 True/False Questions

  1. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone
    (ACTH)
    Kidney--Increased water reabsorption(less water is lost n the form of urine)

          

  2. Prolactin-releasing hormone (PRH)Anterior pituitary cells that secrete prolactin
    Response: Increased prolactin secretion

          

  3. Antidiuretic hormone (ADH)Ovaries in females, testes in males--Ovulation and progesterone production in ovaries; testosterone synthesis and support for sperm cell production in testes

          

  4. Posterior PituitarySecretes and stores only! Does not make-Posterior Pituitary hormones are made in Hypothalamus!

          

  5. Growth hormone-releasing hormone (GHRH)Anterior pituitary cells that secrete growth hormone
    Response: Increased growth hormone secretion

          

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