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AP Biology - Reproductive Systems: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A lab technician is examining a specimen, and notices that it contains fructose, fibrinogen, and prostaglandins. What is the technician examining?

Question 2 2. Lately Joe has been suffering an inability to pass urine, and he has decided to see his doctor. After giving Joe a thorough examination, the doctor has made an official diagnosis. Which of the following statements BEST describes the doctor's explanation as to why Joe is experiencing a decrease in his ability to urinate?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT true regarding the female ovarian cycle?

Question 4 4. How are the clitoris and vestibular bulbs in females similar to the male penis?

Question 5 5. If GnRH production were blocked, then which of the following would NOT occur?

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Question 6 6. How do the ovaries and the uterus work together to prepare the body for reproduction?

Question 7 7. How does a uterine gland increase its surface area?

Question 8 8. The purpose of the vestibular glands is to:

Question 9 9. Which hormone is most responsible for the rebuilding of the functional zone of the uterus?

Question 10 10. If the goal of a medicine was to induce an erection, which of the following would be a potential mechanism of action?

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Question 11 11. In human female reproduction, what happens to the egg if it is not fertilized?

Question 12 12. Why are medium to high levels of estrogen in the uterus important?

Question 13 13. Which hormone (s) is secreted by the follicle cells of the oocyte?

Question 14 14.

Please fill in the blanks.

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

Question 15 15. What do the seminiferous tubules contain?

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Question 16 16. When does menses occur?

Question 17 17. Where does spermatogenesis occur?

Question 18 18. Where does puberty start?

Question 19 19. Which part of the uterine tubes receives released oocytes from the ovary?

Question 20 20. Which of the following structures produces the female gamete?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following indicates the phases of the uterine cycle in the correct order?

Question 22 22. What is the first accessory gland that sperm pass on their way through the reproductive tract?

Question 23 23. Why is the ampulla important?

Question 24 24. How does the HPG axis help the female body prepare for reproduction?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a phase of the uterine cycle?

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Question 26 26. When at rest, the arteries supplying the erectile tissues in the penis are _____.

Question 27 27. Why do the male and female external genitals share so many structural similarities?

Question 28 28. Which structure is responsible for the maturation of sperm (spermatozoa)?

Question 29 29. What is the main job of progesterone during the ovarian cycle?

Question 30 30. What has to occur before the proliferative phase can begin?

AP Biology - Reproductive Systems: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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