Human Reproductive Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the term used to describe the partitions made by the tunica albuginea inside the testes?

Question 2 2. Why do the Leydig cells produce testosterone?

Question 3 3. At what stage is the oocyte released from the ovary?

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

Question 5 5. In human female reproduction, how long does it usually take for the zygote to reach the uterus?

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Question 6 6. If no implantation takes place, then what happens inside of the uterus?

Question 7 7. Testicles are located outside the abdominal cavity because:

Question 8 8. When does menses occur?

Question 9 9. What event does the female reproductive system prepare for every month?

Question 10 10. What are the three main layers of the uterine wall?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 12 12. Where does spermatogenesis occur?

Question 13 13. Which of the following indicates the phases of the uterine cycle in the correct order?

Question 14 14. The _____ phase of the ovarian cycle occurs before ovulation, when a follicle in an ovary prepares to release an egg.

Question 15 15. What term is used to refer to the area encompassing the female external genitalia?

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Question 16 16. In human female reproduction, at what stage of meiosis is the egg released during ovulation?

Question 17 17. What do the seminiferous tubules contain?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is FALSE of progesterone?

Question 19 19. Which of the following occurs during the secretory phase?

Question 20 20. The testosterone-making cells, called interstitial cells, are located in the _____.

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Question 21 21. LH and FSH are secreted from the _____.

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

Question 23 23. Which structure produces the steroid hormone progesterone?

Question 24 24. How does a uterine gland increase its surface area?

Question 25 25. The secretory phase follows which phase of the uterine cycle?

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Question 26 26. FSH stimulates oocyte growth and maturation during which phase (s) of the ovarian cycle?

Question 27 27. Which phase of the ovarian cycle is commonly referred to as the 'postovulatory phase', when hormones important for reproduction are produced?

Question 28 28. When Carl jumps into a cold lake, how does the low temperature affect his testicles?

Question 29 29. Which best describes the signaling nature of the hormones in the male HPG axis?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a change that occurs during the menstrual cycle?

Human Reproductive Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

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