Ch 40: Male Reproductive System - ORELA Middle Grades General Science

About This Chapter

This chapter offers short video and text lessons as well as brief self-assessment quizzes that can help you study for the ORELA Middle Grades General Science assessment. Review the functions and parts of the male reproductive system to enhance you preparations for the exam.

Male Reproductive System - ORELA Middle Grades General Science - Chapter Summary

The ORELA Middle Grades General Science assessment evaluates your comprehension of a wide variety of science concepts. To ensure you can tackle questions about the male reproductive system on the exam, review the lessons in this chapter. By doing so you'll be prepared to:

  • Describe the functions, organs and anatomy of the male reproductive system
  • Offer insight into the accessory gland functions of the male reproductive system
  • Explain the structure and terms associated with testicular anatomy
  • Discuss the external anatomy of the male reproductive system
  • Share sperm's journey from testes to urethral orifice
  • Define and describe the HPG axis

The video and text lessons in this chapter offer a number of unique conveniences. By using the materials you can access expert instructors 24/7 and watch them from the comfort of your home or on the go via your laptop, smartphone or tablet.

Male Reproductive System - ORELA Middle Grades General Science Chapter Objectives

This Male Reproductive System - ORELA Middle Grades General Science chapter is designed to help you prepare for topics found in the Life Science domain of the exam, which constitutes about 25% of the total test. Review the lessons by watching them on video, or through lesson transcripts that offer helpful vocabulary words. Test what you've learned by taking short practice quizzes and the exam at the end of the chapter.

All of the questions on the assessment are multiple choice and are taken on a computer. To pass, you must earn a minimum score of 228. Doing so is helps you meet the requirements to to secure the licensure needed to teach general science to middle grades students.

6 Lessons in Chapter 40: Male Reproductive System - ORELA Middle Grades General Science
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Male Reproductive System: Functions, Organs & Anatomy

1. Male Reproductive System: Functions, Organs & Anatomy

Ever wonder what the inside of a male looks like? Find out in this lesson that explores the inner workings of the male reproductive system and the pathway that sperm takes.

Male Reproductive System: Accessory Gland Functions

2. Male Reproductive System: Accessory Gland Functions

Males require a number of different glands to aid in the production of semen. Find out more about those glands in this lesson covering the male accessory glands.

Testicular Anatomy: Structure, Terms & Diagrams

3. Testicular Anatomy: Structure, Terms & Diagrams

Ever wonder about where sperm is made? Find out in this lesson covering the function and anatomy of the male testes. We'll talk about sperm and testosterone production and how the two work together.

Male Reproductive System: External Anatomy

4. Male Reproductive System: External Anatomy

Learn about the structure and function of the external reproductive structures of the male. This includes study of the scrotal sac, the parts of the penis and the erectile tissues.

Sperm's Journey from the Testes to Urethral Orifice

5. Sperm's Journey from the Testes to Urethral Orifice

Follow newly created sperm as they make their way from their origin of creation, the male testes, all the way to the exit of the male reproductive tract.

The HPG Axis: Hormones of Male Reproduction

6. The HPG Axis: Hormones of Male Reproduction

Do you know how your body communicates? How does the brain get in touch with other parts of the body? In this lesson, you will learn about how the male's brain uses hormones to communicate to the testes as a way of regulating reproduction.

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