MTTC Integrated Science (Elementary): Human Reproduction & Growth Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The testosterone-making cells, called interstitial cells, are located in the _____.

Question 2 2. Why does menopause occur in women?

Question 3 3. How are the clitoris and vestibular bulbs in females similar to the male penis?

Question 4 4. Which best describes the signaling nature of the hormones in the male HPG axis?

Question 5 5. Select the set of events, in chronological order, as they occur during sexual reproduction in multicellular animals.

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Question 6 6. Which of these correctly lists the order of structures that transport sperm to the outside of the body?

Question 7 7. What term is used to refer to the area encompassing the female external genitalia?

Question 8 8. Which of the following structures produces the female gamete?

Question 9 9. Why is the ampulla important?

Question 10 10. Which of the following describes a zygote?

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Question 11 11. The ampulla is an expanded portion of:

Question 12 12. LH and FSH are secreted from the _____.

Question 13 13. The _____ phase of the ovarian cycle occurs before ovulation, when a follicle in an ovary prepares to release an egg.

Question 14 14. FSH stimulates oocyte growth and maturation during which phase (s) of the ovarian cycle?

Question 15 15. Which part of the uterine tubes receives released oocytes from the ovary?

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Question 16 16. Which gonadotropin indirectly stimulates the production of estrogen in the ovary?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a purpose of the labia?

Question 18 18. Which hormone (s) is secreted by the follicle cells of the oocyte?

Question 19 19. Which structure is responsible for the maturation of sperm (spermatozoa)?

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements is true?

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Question 21 21.

Please fill in the blanks.

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

Question 22 22. Which of the following is true about sperm?

Question 23 23. Male sterilization is a procedure used to prevent the transport of sperm to the outside of the body. It can be done under local anesthesia, through a small cut in the scrotum, outside the main body cavity. Which of the following structures could be involved in this procedure?

Question 24 24. What would happen if testosterone levels get too high?

Question 25 25. What event does the female reproductive system prepare for every month?

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Question 26 26. What is the correct order of the structures the oocyte would pass on its way to the uterus?

Question 27 27. Suppose estrogen levels are kept balanced and not allowed to reach a high enough level to trigger a surge in GnRH, what will then happen and why?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is a somatic cell?

Question 29 29. In which part of the ovary are oocytes produced?

Question 30 30. If GnRH production were blocked, then which of the following would NOT occur?

MTTC Integrated Science (Elementary): Human Reproduction & Growth Chapter Exam Instructions

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