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Anatomy And Physiology Questions - The Reproductive System

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Anatomy And Physiology Questions - The Reproductive System

Reproductive system questions. Linked to the "Conception" case unit. Also a few questions linked to the "Adolescence" case unit.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This structure protects and regulates the temperature of the testes
    • A. 

      Dartos muscle

    • B. 

      Cremaster muscle

    • C. 

      Tunica albuginea

    • D. 

      Scrotum

    • E. 

      Tunica vaginalis

  • 2. 
    This structure is the site of sperm production
    • A. 

      Vas deferens

    • B. 

      Seminiferous tubules

    • C. 

      Albuginea

    • D. 

      Epididymis

    • E. 

      Raphe

  • 3. 
    How many seminiferous tubules are found in the lobules?
    • A. 

      1-3

    • B. 

      50-100

    • C. 

      200-300

    • D. 

      500 or more

    • E. 

      Millions

  • 4. 
    These cells may eventually become spermatozoa
    • A. 

      Sertoli cells

    • B. 

      Sustentacular cells

    • C. 

      Spermatogenic cells

    • D. 

      Chief cells

    • E. 

      Speciation cells

  • 5. 
    These cells secrete testosterone.
    • A. 

      Sertoli cells

    • B. 

      Spermatogenic cells

    • C. 

      Leydig cells

    • D. 

      Oogonia

    • E. 

      Chief cells

  • 6. 
    This hormone stimulates Leydig cells to secrete testosterone.
    • A. 

      GnRH

    • B. 

      LH

    • C. 

      FSH

    • D. 

      DHT

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    The straight tubules in the testis lead into the:
    • A. 

      Efferent ducts

    • B. 

      Afferent ducts

    • C. 

      Rete testis

    • D. 

      Ductus epididymis

    • E. 

      Epididymis

  • 8. 
    The fuction of the epididymis is
    • A. 

      Sperm maturation

    • B. 

      Produce sperm

    • C. 

      Speratid storage

    • D. 

      Provide nutrition to sperm

    • E. 

      Absorption of calcium

  • 9. 
    This is formed by the union of the duct from the seminal vesicle and the ampulla of the vas deferens.
    • A. 

      Urethra

    • B. 

      Spermatic cord

    • C. 

      Inguinal canal

    • D. 

      Ejaculatory duct

    • E. 

      Prostate

  • 10. 
    This lies posterior to the bladder and anterior to the rectum and secretes an alkaline, fructose filled fluid.
    • A. 

      Prostate

    • B. 

      Cowper's glands

    • C. 

      Seminal glands

    • D. 

      Spongy urethra

    • E. 

      Prostatic urethra

  • 11. 
    These are located inferior to the prostate on other side of the membranous urethra within the deep muscles of the perineum.
    • A. 

      Cowper's glands

    • B. 

      Seminal glands

    • C. 

      Ejaculatory ducts

    • D. 

      Urethral ducts

    • E. 

      Prostate

  • 12. 
    This is composed of three cylindrical masses of erectile tissue each surrounded by a fibrous tissue.
    • A. 

      Testes

    • B. 

      Prostate

    • C. 

      Bladder

    • D. 

      Penis

    • E. 

      Urethra

  • 13. 
    This ligament arises from the pubic symphysis in males.
    • A. 

      Fundiform ligament

    • B. 

      Broad ligament

    • C. 

      Suspensory ligament

    • D. 

      Ejaculatory ligament

    • E. 

      Perineum ligament

  • 14. 
    What is produced by the ovaries?
    • A. 

      Primary oocytes, insulin and estrogen

    • B. 

      Secondary oocytes, progesterone and cortisol

    • C. 

      Tertiary oocytes, insulin and estrogen

    • D. 

      Secondary oocytes, estrogen and progesterone

    • E. 

      Primary oocytes, estrogen and testosterone

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Broad ligament

    • B. 

      Mesovarium

    • C. 

      Ovarian ligament

    • D. 

      Suspensory ligament

    • E. 

      Hilum

  • 16. 
    • A. 

      Ureters

    • B. 

      Urethra

    • C. 

      Uterine tubes

    • D. 

      Ovaries

    • E. 

      Vagina

  • 17. 
    This is the portion of the uterus that opes into the vagina.
    • A. 

      Urethra

    • B. 

      Cervix

    • C. 

      Uterine tubes

    • D. 

      Inguinal canal

    • E. 

      Ovaries

  • 18. 
    Anterior to the vagina and urethral openings is the
    • A. 

      Labia majora

    • B. 

      Labia minora

    • C. 

      Mons pubis

    • D. 

      Cervical sphincter

    • E. 

      Labial frenulum

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Estrogen

    • B. 

      Progesterone

    • C. 

      Testosterone

    • D. 

      Androgens

    • E. 

      Mucus

  • 20. 
    ..................... secreted by the ............................ controls the ovarian and uterine cycles.
    • A. 

      FSH, anterior pituitary

    • B. 

      LH, anterior pituitary

    • C. 

      GnRH, hypothalamus

    • D. 

      HGH, hypothalamus

    • E. 

      Estrogens, ovaries

  • 21. 
    This hormone promotes spermatogenesis.
    • A. 

      Relaxin

    • B. 

      Testosterone

    • C. 

      Inhibin

    • D. 

      Estrogen

    • E. 

      Aldosterone

  • 22. 
    This hormone triggers ovulation.
    • A. 

      GnRH

    • B. 

      LH

    • C. 

      FSH

    • D. 

      Estrogen

    • E. 

      Progesterone

  • 23. 
    • A. 

      Progesterone

    • B. 

      Relaxin

    • C. 

      LH

    • D. 

      FSH

    • E. 

      HGH

  • 24. 
    In this uterine phase, the endometrium becomes more vascular.
    • A. 

      Menstrual phase

    • B. 

      Preovulatory phase

    • C. 

      Proliferative phase

    • D. 

      Follicular phase

    • E. 

      Postovulatory phase

  • 25. 
    This is the ovarian phase between the end of menstruation and beginning of ovulation.
    • A. 

      Menstrual phase

    • B. 

      Preovulatory phase

    • C. 

      Proliferative phase

    • D. 

      Follicular phase

    • E. 

      Postovulatory phase

  • 26. 
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      F

    • D. 

      G

    • E. 

      I

  • 27. 
    What does "A" point to?
    • A. 

      Lymphatic vessels

    • B. 

      Pampiniform plexus

    • C. 

      Internal spermatic fasica

    • D. 

      Spermatic cord

    • E. 

      Fundiform ligament

  • 28. 
    Which structure has a portion removed in vasectomy?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      D

    • C. 

      E

    • D. 

      G

    • E. 

      I

  • 29. 
    What does "G" point to?
    • A. 

      Dartos muscle

    • B. 

      Cremaster muscle

    • C. 

      Fascia

    • D. 

      Tunica albuginea

    • E. 

      Tunica vaginalis

  • 30. 
    • A. 

      Efferent duct

    • B. 

      Body of epididymis

    • C. 

      Straight tubule

    • D. 

      Seminiferous tubule

    • E. 

      Lobule

  • 31. 
    Where are the straight tubules?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      E

  • 32. 
    What is "F" pointing to?
    • A. 

      Ductus epididymis

    • B. 

      Rete testis

    • C. 

      Efferent duct

    • D. 

      Afferent duct

    • E. 

      Seminiferous tubules

  • 33. 
    This attaches the ovaries to the uterus.
    • A. 

      B

    • B. 

      C

    • C. 

      E

    • D. 

      G

    • E. 

      H

  • 34. 
    What is "C" pointing to?
    • A. 

      Bladder

    • B. 

      Fimbriae

    • C. 

      Ovary

    • D. 

      Uterus

    • E. 

      Perineum

  • 35. 
    This is the site of implantation of a fertilzed ovum.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

    • E. 

      F

  • 36. 
    This opens from the uterus to the vagina.
    • A. 

      E

    • B. 

      F

    • C. 

      G

    • D. 

      H

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 37. 
    This consists of primary oocyte that is surrounded by several layers of cuboidal granulosa cells.
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      F

    • E. 

      H

  • 38. 
    Where is the mature (graafian) follicle?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      F

    • E. 

      H

  • 39. 
    Where is the corpus albicans?
    • A. 

      F

    • B. 

      G

    • C. 

      H

    • D. 

      I

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 40. 
    This will produce progesterone, estrogens, relaxin and inhibin.
    • A. 

      D

    • B. 

      E

    • C. 

      G

    • D. 

      I

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 41. 
    What is "D" pointing to?
    • A. 

      Follicular fluid

    • B. 

      Germinal epithelium

    • C. 

      Ovarian cortex

    • D. 

      Ovarian medulla

    • E. 

      None of the above