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5 Matching questions

  1. protein hormones
  2. adrenocorticotropic hormone
  3. hypersecretion
  4. endocrine system
  5. cortisol
  1. a secreted from the adrenal cortex, aids the body during stress by regulating glucose, carbohydrates, and fat levels
  2. b A peptide hormone released from the anterior pituitary, it stimulates the production and secretion of steroid hormones by the adrenal cortex.
  3. c a collection of glands and groups of cells thats secrete hormones that regulate growth,development, and homeostsis
  4. d class of hormones that cannot pass through the cell membrane; less likely to be stored in the body
  5. e excessive hormone production by an endocrine gland

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. deficient hormone production by an endocrine gland
  2. mechanism of hormone action used by protein hormones; attach to cell membrane receptors which activate enzymes in the cell to produce the desired effect
  3. class of hormones that can pass through the cell membrane; can be stored in the body
  4. hormone secreted by alpha cells of the pancreas; raises blood glucose levels
  5. Process that amplifies a small change (Reinforce change)

5 True/False questions

  1. cortexsecreted from the adrenal cortex, aids the body during stress by regulating glucose, carbohydrates, and fat levels

          

  2. oxytocinA hormone produced by the hypothalamus and released from the posterior pituitary. It induces contractions of the uterine muscles during labor.

          

  3. follicle stimulating hormonesecreted in increasing amounts during puberty, by the anterior pituitary gland, to stimulate development of reproductive cell follicles

          

  4. melatoninHormone secreted by the pineal gland, used to regulate sleep patterns.

          

  5. hormonessecreted by parathyroid glands and controls calcium and phosphate metabolism