Endocrine System Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Endocrine System?

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Endocrine System Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Endocrine System?

How much do you know about the Endocrine System? The endocrine system includes the glands that are responsible for the production of hormones. If it is not healthy, one would have issues developing during puberty, getting pregnant, and managing stress. Just how much do you understand this system? Take up this short Endocrine system quiz to see how much do you know and how high you score.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Bodily chemical messengers that send messages from one set of cells to another, affecting changes. 
    • A. 

      Hormones

    • B. 

      Nephrons

    • C. 

      Alveoli

  • 2. 
    This links the nervous system to the endocrine system via the pituitary gland.
    • A. 

      Thalamus

    • B. 

      Hypothalamus

    • C. 

      Adrenal

  • 3. 
    A group of cells that gives off or secretes chemicals. 
    • A. 

      Artery

    • B. 

      Vein

    • C. 

      Gland

  • 4. 
    The master gland that controls many bodily functions is
    • A. 

      Thalamus

    • B. 

      Hypothalamus

    • C. 

      Pituitary

  • 5. 
    This controls how quickly the body uses energy, makes proteins, and controls how sensitive the body should be to other hormones. 
    • A. 

      Adrenal gland

    • B. 

      Hypothalamus

    • C. 

      Thyroid

  • 6. 
    These glands control the amount of calcium in the blood and bones. 
    • A. 

      Pituitary

    • B. 

      Parathyroid

    • C. 

      Thyroid

  • 7. 
    These release hormones in conjunction with stress. 
    • A. 

      Adrenal

    • B. 

      Pituitary

    • C. 

      Thyroid

  • 8. 
    This affects wake/sleep patterns and seasonal functions.
    • A. 

      Pineal

    • B. 

      Adrenal

    • C. 

      Thyroid

  • 9. 
    _______ controls the working of endocrine glands in our body.
    • A. 

      Nervous system

    • B. 

      Heart

    • C. 

      Spinal cord

  • 10. 
    Which of these hormones is responsible for thyroid disease?
    • A. 

      Growth hormone

    • B. 

      Follicle-stimulating hormone

    • C. 

       Thyroid-stimulating hormone

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