Hormones: Functions And Types! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Hormones: Functions And Types! Trivia Questions Quiz

These trivia questions have centered on Hormones, their functions, and types. Hormones are basically produced in the pituitary glands and then released to the bloodstream. They are of different types and are of importance to the normal functioning of the body. Take up this test and get to see just how much you know about their products to their functions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Gland from which aldosterone comes?
    • A. 

      Adrenal medulla

    • B. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • C. 

      Kidney

    • D. 

      Heart

    • E. 

      Endocrine pancreas

  • 2. 
    Gland from which atrial natriuretic factor comes?
    • A. 

      Heart

    • B. 

      Come on.

  • 3. 
    Gland from which cortisol comes?
    • A. 

      Thymus

    • B. 

      Adrenal medulla

    • C. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • D. 

      Kidney

    • E. 

      Posterior pituitary

  • 4. 
    Gland from which epinephrin comes?
    • A. 

      Kidney

    • B. 

      Endocrine pancreas

    • C. 

      Adrenal medulla

    • D. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • E. 

      Posterior pituitary

  • 5. 
    Gland from which erythropoetin comes?
    • A. 

      Thyroid

    • B. 

      Hypothalamus

    • C. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • D. 

      Blood

    • E. 

      Kidney

  • 6. 
    Gland from which estrogen comes?
    • A. 

      Ovaries/placenta

    • B. 

      Come on.

  • 7. 
    Gland from which glucagon comes?
    • A. 

      Endocrine pancreas, alpha cells

    • B. 

      Endocrine pancreas, beta cells

    • C. 

      Endocrine pancreas, gamma cells

  • 8. 
    Gland from which insulin comes?
    • A. 

      Endocrine pancreas, alpha cells

    • B. 

      Endocrine pancreas, beta cells

    • C. 

      Endocrine pancreas, delta cells

  • 9. 
    Gland from which progesterone comes?
    • A. 

      Ovaries/placenta

    • B. 

      Come on.

  • 10. 
    Gland from which sex steroids come?
    • A. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • B. 

      Adrenal medulla

    • C. 

      Kidney

    • D. 

      Testes

    • E. 

      Ovaries/placenta

  • 11. 
    Gland from which testosterone comes?
    • A. 

      Testes

    • B. 

      Come on.

  • 12. 
    Gland from which adrenocorticotropic hormone comes?
    • A. 

      Endocrine pancreas

    • B. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • D. 

      Kidney

    • E. 

      Hypothalamus

  • 13. 
    Gland from which calcitonin comes?
    • A. 

      Endocrine pancreas

    • B. 

      Thyroid

    • C. 

      Thymus

    • D. 

      Parathyroid

    • E. 

      Adrenal medulla

  • 14. 
    Gland from which follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) comes? 
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • D. 

      Kidney

    • E. 

      Thymus

  • 15. 
    Gland from which growth hormones come?
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Thyroid

    • C. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • D. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • E. 

      Posterior pituitary

  • 16. 
    Gland from which luteinizing hormone (LH) comes? 
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Thymus

    • D. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • E. 

      Posterior pituitary

  • 17. 
    Gland from which oxytocin comes?
    • A. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • B. 

      Thyroid

    • C. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • D. 

      Kidney

    • E. 

      Thymus

  • 18. 
    Gland from which parathyroid hormone (PTH) comes?
    • A. 

      Parathyroids

    • B. 

      Come on.

  • 19. 
    Gland from which prolactin comes?
    • A. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • B. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • C. 

      Thyroid

    • D. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • E. 

      Hypothalamus

  • 20. 
    Gland from which releasing and inhibiting factors come?
    • A. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • B. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Hypothalamus

    • D. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • E. 

      Thyroid

  • 21. 
    Gland from which somatostatin (SS) comes?
    • A. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • B. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Endocrine pancreas

    • D. 

      Adrenal cortex

    • E. 

      Thyroid

  • 22. 
    Gland from which thymosin comes?
    • A. 

      Come on.

    • B. 

      Thymus

  • 23. 
    Gland from which thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) comes?
    • A. 

      Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • D. 

      Kidney

    • E. 

      Thyroid

  • 24. 
    Gland from which thyroxine/thyroid hormone comes?  
    • A. 

      Come on.

    • B. 

      Thyroid

  • 25. 
    Gland from which vasopressin/antidiuretic hormone (ADH) comes? 
    • A. 

      Posterior pituitary

    • B. 

      Anterior pituitary

    • C. 

      Kidney

    • D. 

      Thymus

    • E. 

      Endocrine pancreas

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