Anatomy and Physiology of Male and Female Reproductive Systems: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A scientist is studying an organism with a mutation which reduces the efficiency of tetrad formation. This defect would most likely affect the ability to:

Question 2 2. Why is the ampulla important?

Question 3 3. The ampulla is an expanded portion of:

Question 4 4. What layer (s) of tissue is shed during menses?

Question 5 5. Which structure produces a fluid that helps sperm gain motility?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a change that occurs during the menstrual cycle?

Question 7 7. The _____ of the uterine structure changes the most across the uterine cycle.

Question 8 8. If no implantation takes place, then what happens inside of the uterus?

Question 9 9. If the goal of a medicine was to induce an erection, which of the following would be a potential mechanism of action?

Question 10 10. The _____ phase of the ovarian cycle occurs before ovulation, when a follicle in an ovary prepares to release an egg.

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Question 11 11. When does ovulation occur during the typical 28-day ovarian cycle?

Question 12 12. If fertilization does not occur which of the following statements is incorrect?

Question 13 13. In human female reproduction, what happens to the egg if it is not fertilized?

Question 14 14. Which of these correctly lists the order of structures that transport sperm to the outside of the body?

Question 15 15. What event does the female reproductive system prepare for every month?

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Question 16 16. At what stage is the oocyte released from the ovary?

Question 17 17. How do the ovaries and the uterus work together to prepare the body for reproduction?

Question 18 18. Which of the following structures reduces friction between the testicle and the scrotal wall?

Question 19 19. What do the seminiferous tubules contain?

Question 20 20. Why are medium to high levels of estrogen in the uterus important?

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Question 21 21. What is the function of the acrosome?

Question 22 22. How are the clitoris and vestibular bulbs in females similar to the male penis?

Question 23 23. Hormones are needed throughout the follicular phase. What might happen if hormones are disrupted?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a somatic cell?

Question 25 25.

Please fill in the blanks.

Gametes are _____ and they are _____ with respect to their DNA complement.

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Question 26 26. Testicles are located outside the abdominal cavity because:

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a purpose of the labia?

Question 28 28. When does menses occur?

Question 29 29. What is the first accessory gland that sperm pass on their way through the reproductive tract?

Question 30 30. In which part of the ovary are oocytes produced?

Anatomy and Physiology of Male and Female Reproductive Systems: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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