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Female Reproductive System Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. When does menses occur?

Question 2 2. If fertilization does not occur which of the following statements is incorrect?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a function of progesterone on the uterine wall?

Question 4 4. How does the HPG axis help the female body prepare for reproduction?

Question 5 5. During which phase of the ovarian cycle are progesterone levels the highest?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements about oocytes is false?

Question 7 7. What layer (s) of tissue is shed during menses?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a purpose of the labia?

Question 9 9. The secretory phase follows which phase of the uterine cycle?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT true regarding the female ovarian cycle?

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Question 11 11. How long does the menses stage last?

Question 12 12. What is the proper order of hormone signaling in the female HPG axis?

Question 13 13. In human female reproduction, at what stage of meiosis is the egg released during ovulation?

Question 14 14. In human female reproduction, what happens to the egg if it is not fertilized?

Question 15 15. Which of the following structures produces the female gamete?

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Question 16 16. In human female reproduction, when the egg leaves the ovary, what guides it to the opening of the uterine tube?

Question 17 17. Of the subset of follicles recruited from the egg nests during each ovarian cycle how many usually reach full maturity (i.e., become a mature graafian follicle)?

Question 18 18. What has to occur before the proliferative phase can begin?

Question 19 19. How does a uterine gland increase its surface area?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT a function of estrogen on the uterus?

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Question 21 21. Why does menopause occur in women?

Question 22 22. How do the ovaries and the uterus work together to prepare the body for reproduction?

Question 23 23. The purpose of the vestibular glands is to:

Question 24 24. How are the clitoris and vestibular bulbs in females similar to the male penis?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is FALSE of progesterone?

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Question 26 26. The _____ of the uterine structure changes the most across the uterine cycle.

Question 27 27. Which of the following occurs during the secretory phase?

Question 28 28. What event does the female reproductive system prepare for every month?

Question 29 29. If no implantation takes place, then what happens inside of the uterus?

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements is true?

Female Reproductive System Chapter Exam Instructions

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