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Ch 4: Endocrine System Basics Flashcards

About This Chapter

Quickly measure your knowledge of the structures and functions of the endocrine system with the use of these short, engaging flashcards. See if you are prepared for an anatomy class test or discussion or use these flashcards to test your understanding of classroom or homework assignments.

Endocrine System Basics - Summary

Check your understanding of the overall endocrine system as well as specific hormones and glands by answering short questions posed on this flashcard set. You will be tested on definitions, descriptions and detailed explanations of functions to help you get a full understanding of how much you know about this topic. Using these flashcards will allow you to determine how much you know about the following:

  • The hormones secreted by the pituitary gland
  • Names of specific sex hormones
  • Endocrine system terms and functions
  • What steroid hormones are

How They Work

The use of these flashcards are helpful when you are trying to memorize certain terms and explain specific structures of the endocrine system you would need to know for any basic anatomy class.

  • Open a flashcard set for the topic you're studying.
  • Identify the image, word, name or event on the flashcard.
  • Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
  • Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
  • Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
  • Review the cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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