Endocrine System (Location And Function)

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Location and function of endocrine glands


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the pancreas control?
    • A. 

      Digestive enzymes, blood sugar control

    • B. 

      Calcium levels

    • C. 

      Bone growth

    • D. 

      Temperature, blood sugar control

    • E. 

      Nerve and heart function

  • 2. 
    The hypothalmus controls?
    • A. 

      Sexual characteristics

    • B. 

      Stress, blood sugar control

    • C. 

      Calcium levels and bone metabolism

    • D. 

      Metabolism, stress

    • E. 

      Metabolism, temperature regulation

  • 3. 
    The parathyroid is located?
    • A. 

      Above the kidneys

    • B. 

      In the brain

    • C. 

      Within the female pelvis

    • D. 

      Front of the neck

    • E. 

      Behind the thyroid gland

  • 4. 
    The adrenal glands are located?
    • A. 

      Within the pelvis

    • B. 

      The brain

    • C. 

      The neck

    • D. 

      Above each kidney

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The thyroid controls? (Pick 2)
    • A. 

      Nerve and heart function

    • B. 

      Stress, metabolism

    • C. 

      Metabolism, bone growth

    • D. 

      Blood sugar control, metabolism

    • E. 

      Sexual characteristics, metabolism

  • 6. 
    The adrenal gland controls?
    • A. 

      Calcium levels, metabolism, temperature regulation

    • B. 

      Stress, temperature regulation, homeostasis

    • C. 

      Stress, metabolism, homeostasis

  • 7. 
    Endocrine glands secrete?
  • 8. 
    Hormones are secreted directly into the?
  • 9. 
    The pancreas is located?
    • A. 

      Behind the bladder

    • B. 

      Sits just below and partially behind the stomach

    • C. 

      Above the heart

    • D. 

      The base of the brain

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