The Endocrine System Practice Quiz For Anatomy

21 Questions
The Endocrine System Practice Quiz For Anatomy

Endocrine Quiz. Adam Graupe 2011

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The stalk that connects the hypothalmus to the pituitary gland
    • A. 

      Thyrotropic

    • B. 

      Infundibulum

    • C. 

      ACTH

  • 2. 
    Which hormone: stimulates body growth, causes increase in size and height in youth?
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 3. 
    Which hormone: Stimulates milk production
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 4. 
    Which hormone: Causes ovulation (called ICSH in males)
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 5. 
    Which hormone: Stimulates Development of Eggs and Sperm
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 6. 
    Which hormone: Controls development of male and female reproductive system
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 7. 
    Which hormone: Stimulates adrenal glands to function
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 8. 
    Which hormone: Stimulates thyroid gland to function
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 9. 
    Which hormone: The growth hormone
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      FSH--Follicle Stimulating Hormone

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 10. 
    Stores Hormones produced by hypothalamus, oxytocin, and antidiuretic hormone.
    • A. 

      Anterior lobe

    • B. 

      Posterior lobe

    • C. 

      Exocrine

  • 11. 
    Stimulates contraction of uterine muscles
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      Oxytocin

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 12. 
    Stimulates contraction of milk glands and ducts in breast
    • A. 

      STH (Somatotropic Hormone)

    • B. 

      TSH--Thyrotropic Hormone

    • C. 

      ACTH--Adrenocorticotropic Hormone

    • D. 

      Gonadotropic Hormone

    • E. 

      Oxytocin

    • F. 

      LH--Luteinizing Hormone

    • G. 

      Lactogenic Hormone

  • 13. 
    Caused by a tumor of the pituitary
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 14. 
    Gigantism is...
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 15. 
    Acromegaly is...
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 16. 
    Dwarfism is...
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 17. 
    Simmond's Disease is...
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 18. 
    Diabetes Insipidusis...
    • A. 

      Hyperpituitarism

    • B. 

      Hypopituitarism

    • C. 

      Hyperadrenalism

  • 19. 
    Less than normal growth hormone before puberty and sexually undeveloped
    • A. 

      Dwarfism

    • B. 

      Simmond's Syndrome

    • C. 

      Progeria

  • 20. 
    Premature senility--atrophy of pituitary gland
    • A. 

      Dwarfism

    • B. 

      Simmond's Syndrome

    • C. 

      Progeria

  • 21. 
    • A. 

      Dwarfism

    • B. 

      Simmond's Syndrome

    • C. 

      Progeria