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Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 2
After Kinsey related that same-sex sex…
Which type of research enables researc…
Basic to any scientific study, whether…
Alfred Kinsey explored all of the foll…
Evelyn Hooker.
experimental research
objectivity.
the psychological dimensions of sexual behavior.
After Kinsey related that same-sex sex…
Evelyn Hooker.
Which type of research enables researc…
experimental research
98 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 1
Amanda feels isolated. She has always…
Most contemporary sex researchers woul…
Same-sex marriages are least likely to…
During the time American youth are awa…
lifeline.
involves coercion, personal distress, or harm to self or othe…
the United States
media involvement.
Amanda feels isolated. She has always…
lifeline.
Most contemporary sex researchers woul…
involves coercion, personal distress, or harm to self or othe…
121 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 3
Marjorie has menorrhagia. This means s…
Naila had surgery to reattach her hyme…
Which model of sexual response identif…
Most American women describe the chang…
heavy, prolonged bleeding during her menstrual period.
hymenoplasty.
Masters and Johnson's
negative.
Marjorie has menorrhagia. This means s…
heavy, prolonged bleeding during her menstrual period.
Naila had surgery to reattach her hyme…
hymenoplasty.
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Biology of Human Sexuality Test #3
How is melanin beneficial?
How does appearance affect one's life?…
What is the "copulatory gaze"
What is the "eyebrow flash"
It is protective
Attractive people more likable, sociable, intelligent, intere…
Stare intently for 2-3 seconds, pupils may dilate, then drop…
Very brief lift of the eyebrows
How is melanin beneficial?
It is protective
How does appearance affect one's life?…
Attractive people more likable, sociable, intelligent, intere…
115 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 14
Which of the following is a subtype th…
A finding specific to men's sexual dys…
An interesting finding of the Natsal s…
Many sex therapists believe that sexua…
acquired dysfunctions
men who are not married report higher rates of sexual dysfunc…
while married and cohabiting men were less likely to report s…
psychological process in women than in men.
Which of the following is a subtype th…
acquired dysfunctions
A finding specific to men's sexual dys…
men who are not married report higher rates of sexual dysfunc…
177 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality Final
According to Richard von Krafft-Ebing,…
A strength of the case study approach…
True or False:... Research based on indiv…
True or False:... Because attitudes towar…
Masturbation
provide an in-depth look at individual circumstances.
False
False
According to Richard von Krafft-Ebing,…
Masturbation
A strength of the case study approach…
provide an in-depth look at individual circumstances.
122 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 13
Tami is concerned about getting breast…
Umberto wants to find the most powerfu…
Women with spinal cord damage:
Enlargement of the prostate gland:
obesity.
his own fantasy life coupled with a positive self image and a…
continue to be fertile and are able to bear children.
is a normal process of aging for men.
Tami is concerned about getting breast…
obesity.
Umberto wants to find the most powerfu…
his own fantasy life coupled with a positive self image and a…
120 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 4
Which of the following can cause erect…
Gynecomastia is
The point at which a man knows he can…
Oral stimulation of the anus is referr…
All of these.
a swelling or enlargement of male breasts.
ejaculatory inevitability.
rimming.
Which of the following can cause erect…
All of these.
Gynecomastia is
a swelling or enlargement of male breasts.
121 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 12
At the present time, most experts coun…
Approximately two weeks following a mi…
Tina is 42 years old and pregnant. Bec…
Which stage of labor is usually the lo…
abstain entirely from alcohol because there is no safe dosage…
human chorionic gonadotropin.
amniocentesis or chorionic villus sampling (CVS)
the first
At the present time, most experts coun…
abstain entirely from alcohol because there is no safe dosage…
Approximately two weeks following a mi…
human chorionic gonadotropin.
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Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 5
Which individual is MOST likely to hav…
Manuel is equally as comfortable cooki…
Because Clarissa has no ovaries, when…
The notion that men are aggressive and…
Dominic, a transsexual
androgynous.
Turner syndrome.
gender schemas.
Which individual is MOST likely to hav…
Dominic, a transsexual
Manuel is equally as comfortable cooki…
androgynous.
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Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 15
The treatment for gonorrhea is usually:
Which of the following STIs must be re…
Which statement about chlamydia is acc…
Which types of STIs are curable?
antibiotics.
chlamydia
At least 50% of those who have chlamydia have no recognizable…
Only bacterial STIs are curable.
The treatment for gonorrhea is usually:
antibiotics.
Which of the following STIs must be re…
chlamydia
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Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 11
LaVerne wants to use the most convenie…
Carol's gynecologist has suggested she…
Which of the following forms of contra…
Traditionally, contraception has been…
an IUD.
basal body temperature method.
condoms
the woman.
LaVerne wants to use the most convenie…
an IUD.
Carol's gynecologist has suggested she…
basal body temperature method.
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biology of human sexuality
3 phases romantic love
lust
attraction
attachment
-lust... -attraction... -attachment
passionate sexual instinct
become infatuated and pursue a relationship... 6-18 months. crav…
companionate. closeness
3 phases romantic love
-lust... -attraction... -attachment
lust
passionate sexual instinct
82 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 16
Which group had the lowest incidence o…
Which statement about mother-infant tr…
A major reason for increased risk taki…
Mike has been diagnosed with the most…
Asian/Pacific Islanders
Treating a pregnant woman with ZDV during pregnancy and durin…
the perception that HIV is no longer the threat it once was b…
pneumocystis carinii pneumonia.
Which group had the lowest incidence o…
Asian/Pacific Islanders
Which statement about mother-infant tr…
Treating a pregnant woman with ZDV during pregnancy and durin…
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Biology of Human Sexuality - Chapter 1
Cultural Relativism
Cultural Absolutism
Eurocentric
Sexual Revolution
The view that ones culture determines what is normal and acce…
The view that behaviors and valves from one's culture of orig…
A cultural attitudinal framework typical of people with weste…
A series of changes that occured during a couple of decades i…
Cultural Relativism
The view that ones culture determines what is normal and acce…
Cultural Absolutism
The view that behaviors and valves from one's culture of orig…
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Biology of Human Sexuality Test #4
What are some ways to increase the cha…
Male infertility-Environmental factors…
Male infertility-Behavioral
Female infertility-obstruction of the…
Have sex... Have sex within proper time frame... Track cervical muc…
Pollutants and chemicals that disrupt normal endocrine functi…
High temperature... Frequent ejaculation... Wrong kind of underwear…
Abnormally shaped uterus, fibroid tumor
What are some ways to increase the cha…
Have sex... Have sex within proper time frame... Track cervical muc…
Male infertility-Environmental factors…
Pollutants and chemicals that disrupt normal endocrine functi…
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Biology Human Sexuality
Phases of Sexual Behavior
Refractory Period
Sexual Dysfunctions among Women
Sexual Dysfunctions among Men
Excitement, plateau, orgasm, resolution
Males are not responsive to sexual stimulation
Low sexual desire, arousal problems, painful intercouse
Premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction, low sexual desire
Phases of Sexual Behavior
Excitement, plateau, orgasm, resolution
Refractory Period
Males are not responsive to sexual stimulation
BIOLOGY: sexual reproduction in humans
sex cells
ovary
oviduct
uterus
gametes allows reproduction to take place
they release egg
tube that egg travels down to reach womb. fertilisation happe…
where fertilised egg implants and develop into foetus
sex cells
gametes allows reproduction to take place
ovary
they release egg
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Biology of Human Sexuality
Primary Sex Differences
Secondary Sex Differences
Testis
Testis continued
ovaries and oviducts, uterus, vagina, external genitalia (tes…
features that distinguish female from male (larger muscles, g…
oval about 1.5 by 1, each has 250 compartments suspended by s…
keep testes at a lower temperature than body so spermatogenes…
Primary Sex Differences
ovaries and oviducts, uterus, vagina, external genitalia (tes…
Secondary Sex Differences
features that distinguish female from male (larger muscles, g…
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Biology of Human Sexuality Vocab
Amenorreah
Androgens
Androgen-Binding Proteins
Anterior Pituitary Gland
the absence of menstruation, usually caused by disease, stres…
a family of hormones that promote and maintain male physical…
a substance produced by Sertoli cells, that binds testosterone
...
Amenorreah
the absence of menstruation, usually caused by disease, stres…
Androgens
a family of hormones that promote and maintain male physical…
69 terms
Human Sexuality Biology
when does male puberty happen?
When does female puberty happen?
what is primary sexual characteristics?
what are secondary sexual characterist…
12-16
11-14
growth and maturing of genitalia
Everything that happens to people during puberty besides grow…
when does male puberty happen?
12-16
When does female puberty happen?
11-14
39 terms
Biology 27- Human Sexuality
Eros
Ludus
Mania
Storge
Romantic love, physical beauty, tactile... pleasure
Game playing love, fun, casual,... "conquests"
Possessive, obsessive, jealous,... roller-coaster Ups & Downs
Companionate, slow to develop,... enduring , peaceful & quiet
Eros
Romantic love, physical beauty, tactile... pleasure
Ludus
Game playing love, fun, casual,... "conquests"
23 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality (SLUYTERS)
Sex Determination
How many chromosomes do most cells con…
Normal female chromosomes
Normal make chromosomes
determined by his or her sex chromosomes
23 pair or 46 chromosomes
XX
XY
Sex Determination
determined by his or her sex chromosomes
How many chromosomes do most cells con…
23 pair or 46 chromosomes
Biology Sexual Reproduction in Humans
Sexual Reproduction
Gametes
Diploid Cell
Haploid Cell
The process involving the fusion of haploid nuclei to form a…
• Parent organism produces sex cells called gametes... • Female…
A cell that has the full number of chromosomes with two compl…
• A egg or sperm that only has 23 chromosomes (half of the co…
Sexual Reproduction
The process involving the fusion of haploid nuclei to form a…
Gametes
• Parent organism produces sex cells called gametes... • Female…
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Biology- Human Sexuality
During a tubal ligation, a piece of ea…
Breast cancer kills more women than he…
Hormone Replacement Therapy increases…
Osteoporosis is a bone thinning diseas…
It blocks movement of the egg through the Fallopian tube
False
True
True
During a tubal ligation, a piece of ea…
It blocks movement of the egg through the Fallopian tube
Breast cancer kills more women than he…
False
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Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 15
Which of the following is NOT one of t…
Which age group has the highest rate o…
Which of the following STIs can infect…
Vaccines are available for?
Make it clear you're not remorseful
15-24
Gonorrhea
Hepatitis A and B
Which of the following is NOT one of t…
Make it clear you're not remorseful
Which age group has the highest rate o…
15-24
241 terms
Human Sexual Biology Midterm
# of Chromosomes
Autosomes
Sex Chromosomes
X Chromosome
23 pairs, 46 total
first 22 pairs of chromosomes necessary to build human body
23rd pair of chromosomes, XX or XY
Has tons of info important for life, can't live without it
# of Chromosomes
23 pairs, 46 total
Autosomes
first 22 pairs of chromosomes necessary to build human body
25 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH.4
A man is having difficulty with premat…
When a man becomes sexually aroused, t…
Which of the following BEST describes…
All of the following are found in the…
practice Kegel exercises
That may contain active sperm
nerves, blood vessels, fibrous tissue, spongy tissue
bulbourethral glands
A man is having difficulty with premat…
practice Kegel exercises
When a man becomes sexually aroused, t…
That may contain active sperm
45 terms
final for Biology of the Human Sexuality
highest prevalence of sexual problems…
Most common sexual dysfunction in women
Most common sexual dysfunction in men
Normal Asexuality
East and Southeast Asia
lack of interest and difficulty reaching orgasm
early ejaculation
infrequent interest in or desire for sex
highest prevalence of sexual problems…
East and Southeast Asia
Most common sexual dysfunction in women
lack of interest and difficulty reaching orgasm
115 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 11
LaVerne wants to use the most convenie…
Carol's gynecologist has suggested she…
Which of the following forms of contra…
Traditionally, contraception has been…
an IUD.
basal body temperature method.
condoms
the woman.
LaVerne wants to use the most convenie…
an IUD.
Carol's gynecologist has suggested she…
basal body temperature method.
27 terms
Biology human sexual reproduction
Uterine lining
Oviduct
Ovary
Vagina
Increases/ decreases the thickness in the menstrual discharge.
Allow fertilization to take place
To produce female eggs(ova) and female sex hormones
An organ where sperms are being deposited / A passage through…
Uterine lining
Increases/ decreases the thickness in the menstrual discharge.
Oviduct
Allow fertilization to take place
46 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality - Chapter 3
Testes
Scrotum
Testosterone
Sperm
A pair of male gonads that produce sperm and male hormones.
Pouch of skin in which the testes are contained.
Major male hormone produced by the testes; it helps produce m…
Reproductive cells produced in the testes; in fertilization,…
Testes
A pair of male gonads that produce sperm and male hormones.
Scrotum
Pouch of skin in which the testes are contained.
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Biology of Human Sexuality - Chapter 2
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Hot flash
Osteoporosis
Perimenopause
Treatment of the physical changes of menopause by administeri…
A flushed, sweaty feeling in the skin caused by dilated blood…
Disease caused by loss of calcium from the bones in postmenop…
The time of a woman's life surrounding menopause, characteriz…
Hormone Replacement Therapy
Treatment of the physical changes of menopause by administeri…
Hot flash
A flushed, sweaty feeling in the skin caused by dilated blood…
38 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality, Quiz 1
How does the U.S. compare to other cou…
Id
Ego
Superego
Other countries are more open than the US.
instincts, drive. Doing bad things
Balances out Id and superego. Reason and good sense.
societal/moral conscience. Not doing bad things.
How does the U.S. compare to other cou…
Other countries are more open than the US.
Id
instincts, drive. Doing bad things
80 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality Test #2
Gender
Sex
Gender Role
Gender Identity
social construct= man or woman--- behavioral, social. psychol…
biological=male or female
ways that society expects men and women to act
One's own subjective sense of being male or female
Gender
social construct= man or woman--- behavioral, social. psychol…
Sex
biological=male or female
9 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality Quiz #2
How has the rate of cohabitation chang…
What is the effect of cohabitation on…
What is the average age in the U.S. fo…
2 benefits of marriage
# of cohabiting couples INCREASED in U.S.... (increased 1,200%)…
greater chance of divorce; lower levels of relationship happi…
Today: Male-28.1 ... Female- 25.9... 1950s: Male- 22.8... Female- 2…
finances- more likely to save & invest; tax & healthcare bene…
How has the rate of cohabitation chang…
# of cohabiting couples INCREASED in U.S.... (increased 1,200%)…
What is the effect of cohabitation on…
greater chance of divorce; lower levels of relationship happi…
11 terms
Biology - Sexual Reproduction in Humans
Fertilisation
Zygote
Advantages of Sexual Reproduction
Name of male gamete
The fusion of a male and female gamete - can happen internall…
A fertilised egg
The offspring are genetically varied from their parents makin…
Sperm Cell
Fertilisation
The fusion of a male and female gamete - can happen internall…
Zygote
A fertilised egg
25 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 6
Substances known to inhibit sexual beh…
In men, the primary source of androgen…
Blood pressure medicines and some psyc…
Of the main senses, ____ tends to pred…
Aphrodisiacs
ADRENAL GLANDS
DECREASE DESIRE IN BOTH SEXES ERECTILE DISORDER IN MEN AND DE…
TOUCH
Substances known to inhibit sexual beh…
Aphrodisiacs
In men, the primary source of androgen…
ADRENAL GLANDS
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Human Sexuality
Bisexual
Asexual
Homosexual
Heterosexual
Sexual attraction to persons of both sexes
Describes a person who never experiences sexual attraction
Sexually attracted to persons of one's own sex
Sexually attracted to persons of the opposite sex
Bisexual
Sexual attraction to persons of both sexes
Asexual
Describes a person who never experiences sexual attraction
8 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH.1
Which of the following would be a nega…
Sexual behaviors that provide pleasure…
As discussed in the book, which of the…
When discussing males and females
It perpetuates the notion that sexual response and orgasm are…
immoral... sinful... perverted... ALL OF THE ABOVE
Attitudes and beliefs in the United States are becoming more…
the text uses the traditional term "opposite sex".
Which of the following would be a nega…
It perpetuates the notion that sexual response and orgasm are…
Sexual behaviors that provide pleasure…
immoral... sinful... perverted... ALL OF THE ABOVE
167 terms
Human Biology - Genetic Determinism and Sexuality
Where does sperm form?
How many days does it take to make a s…
From the seminiferous tubules, where d…
What structure does the sperm move thr…
The seminiferous tubules of the testes
60
The epididymis
The vas deferens
Where does sperm form?
The seminiferous tubules of the testes
How many days does it take to make a s…
60
13 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 2
All of the following are goals of sexo…
A science writer hears of a 35 year ol…
Subjects who had used sexually violent…
One DISADVANTAGE to using the experime…
understanding, predicting, and controlling or influencing
Case study
True
Artificiality of laboratory settings
All of the following are goals of sexo…
understanding, predicting, and controlling or influencing
A science writer hears of a 35 year ol…
Case study
24 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 3
Which of the following is true regardi…
Which of the following would LEAST lik…
The timing of menarche appears to be r…
Which of the following statements rega…
A serum creatinine > 3mg/dl at presentation predicts a prolon…
Noticing small or no changes.
Socialization
She may have difficulty in becoming pregnant.
Which of the following is true regardi…
A serum creatinine > 3mg/dl at presentation predicts a prolon…
Which of the following would LEAST lik…
Noticing small or no changes.
24 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 5
1. Which of the following statements r…
2. The sex chromosomes for males are _…
3. The formation of our gender identit…
4. The strongest support for sex diffe…
The corpus callosum is thinner in the male brain.
XY, XX
Influenced by a combination of biological and sociological fa…
studies link to three major areas, hypothalamus, cerebral hem…
1. Which of the following statements r…
The corpus callosum is thinner in the male brain.
2. The sex chromosomes for males are _…
XY, XX
121 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality: Chapter 2
After Kinsey related that same-sex sex…
Which type of research enables researc…
Basic to any scientific study, whether…
Alfred Kinsey explored all of the foll…
Evelyn Hooker.
experimental research
objectivity.
the psychological dimensions of sexual behavior.
After Kinsey related that same-sex sex…
Evelyn Hooker.
Which type of research enables researc…
experimental research
15 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 11
Which of the following would be LEAST…
At what age does a woman's fertility t…
Most causes of male infertility are re…
The first indication of pregnancy is u…
Being overweight
20-24 years
Shape/ Motility
absence of menstrual period
Which of the following would be LEAST…
Being overweight
At what age does a woman's fertility t…
20-24 years
15 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality Ch. 10
In the 1870's, who was instrumental in…
Efforts to control conception began?
Which of the following has the GREATES…
Under which of the following circumsta…
Anthony Comstock
at least as far back as recorded history.
human error
All of the above
In the 1870's, who was instrumental in…
Anthony Comstock
Efforts to control conception began?
at least as far back as recorded history.
24 terms
Biology of Human Sexuality CH. 9
Research by Alan Bell and his colleagu…
Sergio is a happily married, 36-year-o…
In Ancient Greece, if a man engaged in…
Research has demonstrated that the cog…
Found that no particular phenomenon of family life is especia…
Transpatory
He would be considered to demonstrate a superior intellectual…
fall between the cognitive patterns of heterosexual men and h…
Research by Alan Bell and his colleagu…
Found that no particular phenomenon of family life is especia…
Sergio is a happily married, 36-year-o…
Transpatory
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Biology of Human Sexuality - Chapter 4 - Human Sexual Arousal and Response
Sexual Desire
Sexual Arousal
Central Arousal System
Peripheral Arousal System
The psychological motivation, incentive, or appetite for sex.
Excitation of the body, including the genitals, for sexual ac…
Internal components of sexual arousal that comes from the cog…
External components of sexual arousal that reach the brain an…
Sexual Desire
The psychological motivation, incentive, or appetite for sex.
Sexual Arousal
Excitation of the body, including the genitals, for sexual ac…
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