5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a Thymus:
Plays an important role in the immune system
- b Adrenal Cortex:
Regulates carb, fat, protien metabolism. Anti-Inflammatory.
- c Thyroid-stimulating hormone--Pituitary Gland:
Stimulates the secretion of hormones by the thyroid gland.
- d Estrogen--Ovaries:
Developes and maintains the female secondary sex characteristics & regulates the menstrual cycle.
- e Antidiuretic hormone--Secreted by: Hypothalamus, Stored and Released by: Pituitary Gland:
Control blood pressure by reducing H20 excretion.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Adrenal Medulla:
Stimulates the sympathetic nervous system
Stimulates the development of male secondary sex characteristics
- Pineal Gland:
Influences the sleep-wakefulness cycles
- Glucagon--Pancreatic islets (ALPHA cells):
Increases the level of glucose in the bloodstream
- Oxytocin--Pituitary Gland:
Stimulates contractions during childbirth and lactation after childbirth.
5 True/False questions
ACTH → Adrenocorticotropic hormone--Pituitary Gland:
Stimulates the growth and secretions of the adrenal cortex
FSH → Follicle-stimulating hormone--Pituitary Gland:
Female: Stimulates estrogen secretion/ova growth
Male: Stimulates sperm production
PTH → Parathyroid hormone--Parathyroid Gland:
Regulates blood and tissue calcium levels
ICSH → Melanocyte-stimulating hormone--Pituitary Gland:
Increases the production of melanin in melanocytes of the skin
Insulin → Pancreatic Islets (BETA cells):
Regulates transport and storage of blood sugar