Best Quiz On Male & Female Reproductive System

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Best Quiz On Male & Female Reproductive System

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  • 1. 
    Of the following organs, the one(s) most comparable to the penis in structure is (are)
    • A. 

      The clitoris

    • B. 

      The vagina

    • C. 

      The vestibular bulbs

    • D. 

      The labia minora

    • E. 

      The prepuce

  • 2. 
    The ovaries secrete all of the following except
    • A. 

      Estrogens

    • B. 

      Progesterone

    • C. 

      Androgens

    • D. 

      Follicle-stimulating hormone

    • E. 

      Inhibin

  • 3. 
    The first haploid stage in oogenesis is
    • A. 

      The oogonium

    • B. 

      The primary oocyte

    • C. 

      The secondary oocyte

    • D. 

      The second polar body

    • E. 

      The zygote

  • 4. 
    The haploid secondary oocyte is shielded from immune attack by
    • A. 

      The zona pellucida

    • B. 

      The theca folliculi

    • C. 

      The cumulus oophorus

    • D. 

      Follicular fluid

    • E. 

      Inhibin

  • 5. 
    The hormone that most directly influences the secretory phase of the menstrual cycle is
    • A. 

      HCG

    • B. 

      FSH

    • C. 

      LH

    • D. 

      Estrogen

    • E. 

      Progesterone

  • 6. 
    The ischemic phase of the uterus results from
    • A. 

      Rising progesterone levels

    • B. 

      Falling progesterone levels

    • C. 

      Stimulation by oxytocin

    • D. 

      Stimulation by prostaglandins

    • E. 

      Stimulation by estrogens

  • 7. 
    Before secreting milk, the mammary glands secrete
    • A. 

      Prolactin

    • B. 

      Colostrum

    • C. 

      Lochia

    • D. 

      Meconium

    • E. 

      Chloasma

  • 8. 
    Few women become pregnant while nursing because ____ inhibits GnRH secretion.
    • A. 

      FSH

    • B. 

      Prolactin

    • C. 

      Prostaglandins

    • D. 

      Oxytocin

    • E. 

      HCG

  • 9. 
    Smooth muscle cells of the myometrium and myoepithelial cells of the mammary glands are the target cells for
    • A. 

      Prostaglandins

    • B. 

      LH

    • C. 

      Oxytocin

    • D. 

      Progesterone

    • E. 

      FSH

  • 10. 
    Which of these is not true of the luteal phase of the sexual cycle?
    • A. 

      Progesterone level is high

    • B. 

      The endometrium stores glycogen

    • C. 

      Ovulation occurs

    • D. 

      Fertilization may occur

    • E. 

      The endometrial glands enlarge

  • 11. 
    True or False: An oocyte never completes meiosis II unless it is fertilized.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Each egg cell develops in its own fluid-filled space called a/an ____.
  • 13. 
    The mucosa of the uterus is called the ______.
  • 14. 
    A girl's first menstrual period is called ______.
  • 15. 
    A yellowish structure called the _____ secretes progesterone during the secretory phase of the menstrual cycle.
  • 16. 
    The layer of cells closest to a mature secondary oocyte is the ____.
  • 17. 
    A tertiary follicle differs from a primary follicle in having a cavity called the ______.
  • 18. 
    Menopause occurs during a midlife period of changing hormone secretion called _______.
  • 19. 
    All the products of fertilization, including the embryo or fetus, the placenta, and the embryonic membranes, are collectively called the ______.
  • 20. 
    The funnel-like distal end of the uterine tube is called the _____ and has feathery processes called _____.
  • 21. 
    Postpartum uterine involution produces a vaginal discharge called _____.
  • 22. 
    True of False: After ovulation, a follicle begins to move down the uterine tube to the uterus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    True or False: Human chorionic gonadotropin is secreted by the granulosa cells of the follicle.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    True or False: A slim girl who is active in dance and gymnastics is likely to begin menstruating at a later age than an overweight inactive girl.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    True or False: There are more future egg cells in the ovary at puberty than there are at birth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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