A Health And Physical Education Test

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A Health And Physical Education Test

Eating good food is not all it takes to have a healthy lifestyle one has to put in some exercises regularly to maintain it. If you have been learning about health and its connection to physical education in school, this test will assess the student's comprehensive knowledge gained during health class. Give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The stage of life between childhood and adulthood, usually between the ages of 8 and 11 is known as ____________.
    • A. 

      Puberty

    • B. 

      Childhood

    • C. 

      Adolescence

    • D. 

      Adulthood

  • 2. 
    What two tasks does the brain become more capable of performing during adolescence?
    • A. 

      Think in more complex ways and you start to make decisions based on your values

    • B. 

      Think about yourself and how you can get a head of everyone else

    • C. 

      You begin to see other people have in a different way

    • D. 

      Think about how you can get ahead of everyone else in anyway possible

  • 3. 
    During adolescence, you may feel many different emotions in a very short period of time, which include all except ____________.
    • A. 

      Angry

    • B. 

      Sad

    • C. 

      Happy

    • D. 

      Scared

    • E. 

      Stomach pains

  • 4. 
    All of the following changes occur in both females and males bodies during puberty except ______.
    • A. 

      Hair begins to grow under our arms and in our pubic area

    • B. 

      Acne begins to appear

    • C. 

      Perspiration increase

    • D. 

      Ovulation begins to occur

  • 5. 
    The time when you develop physical characteristics of adults of your own gender is called _____.
    • A. 

      Adolescence

    • B. 

      Puberty

    • C. 

      Childhood

    • D. 

      Development stage

  • 6. 
    ___________ are chemical substances produced in certain gland that help to regulate the way your body functions.
    • A. 

      Testosterone

    • B. 

      Endocrine system

    • C. 

      Metabolism

    • D. 

      Hormones

  • 7. 
    What are two hormones produced by the pancreas?
    • A. 

      Glucagon and estrogen

    • B. 

      Insulin and glucagon

    • C. 

      Insulin and testosterone

    • D. 

      Adrenaline and glucagon

  • 8. 
    The process by which the body gets energy from food is called _______.
    • A. 

      Metabolism

    • B. 

      Digestion

    • C. 

      Adrenaline

    • D. 

      Hormone production

  • 9. 
    The gland at the base of the brain that produces several hormones that control the other glands is called the ______.
    • A. 

      Pancreas

    • B. 

      Thyroid gland

    • C. 

      Adrenal gland

    • D. 

      Pituitary gland

  • 10. 
    Which gland regulates the body's growth and development?
    • A. 

      Pituitary gland

    • B. 

      Adrenal gland

    • C. 

      Thyroid gland

  • 11. 
    What hormone is produced when the body is responding to an emergency?
    • A. 

      Adrenal

    • B. 

      Adrenaline

    • C. 

      Addiction

    • D. 

      Excitement

  • 12. 
    Which disease has germ fighting cells attack the cells of the pancreas that produce insulin?
    • A. 

      Type 1 Diabetes

    • B. 

      Type 2 Diabetes

    • C. 

      Hyperthyroidism

    • D. 

      Hypothyroidism

  • 13. 
    Which disease requires individuals to inject daily insulin shots in their body?
    • A. 

      Type 1 Diabetes

    • B. 

      Type 2 Diabetes

    • C. 

      Hyperthyroidism

    • D. 

      Hypothyroidism

  • 14. 
    When the thyroid gland produces to many hormones it leads to a _______________ metabolism.
    • A. 

      Fast

    • B. 

      Slow

    • C. 

      Average

  • 15. 
    When the thyroid gland doesnt not produce enough hormones it leads to a _______ metabolism.
    • A. 

      Fast

    • B. 

      Slow

    • C. 

      Average

  • 16. 
    What are the two most common causes of Type 2 Diabetes?
    • A. 

      Poor diet and lack of physical activity

    • B. 

      Poor diet and heredity

    • C. 

      Lack of physical activity and genes

    • D. 

      Attitude and opinion

  • 17. 
    The _______________  system is a system of glands throughout the body that regulates body functions.
    • A. 

      Reproductive

    • B. 

      Endocrine

    • C. 

      Skeletal

    • D. 

      Menstruation

  • 18. 
    The ________ system consists of the body organs and structures that make it possible to produce children.
    • A. 

      Sperm cell

    • B. 

      Egg cell

    • C. 

      Reproductive

    • D. 

      Ovulation

  • 19. 
    The ________are the pair of glans that produce sperm.
    • A. 

      Testes

    • B. 

      Penis

    • C. 

      Prostate gland

    • D. 

      Urethra

  • 20. 
    Sperm mixes with a white fluid in the seminal vesicle to produce a white fluid called _______
    • A. 

      Sperm

    • B. 

      Semen

    • C. 

      Seminal vesicle

  • 21. 
    What part of the male reproductive system is responsible for producing the hormone testosterone?
    • A. 

      Penis

    • B. 

      Testes

    • C. 

      Urethra

    • D. 

      Prostate gland

  • 22. 
    What part of the male reproductive system is the passageway for urine and semen to leave the body?
    • A. 

      Penis

    • B. 

      Vas deferens

    • C. 

      Urethra

    • D. 

      Testes

  • 23. 
    The _____ are the female endocrine glands that release mature eggs and produce the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
    • A. 

      Fallopian tube

    • B. 

      Egg cell

    • C. 

      Uterus

    • D. 

      Ovaries

  • 24. 
    The _______ is a pear-shaped organ, located within the pelvis, in which the developing baby is nourished and protected.
    • A. 

      Cervix

    • B. 

      Uterus

    • C. 

      Egg cell

    • D. 

      Ovary

  • 25. 
    What two hormones control sexual development that are produced in the ovaries?
    • A. 

      Estrogen and progesterone

    • B. 

      Estrogen and progression

    • C. 

      Progesterone and envelops

    • D. 

      Neither of the above