How Much You Really Know About Hormones? Trivia Quiz

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Hey ladies! Do you ever have trouble with your hormones? It’s ok because it’s normal. Hormones are substances that are produced by your endocrine glands, and they have an enormous effect on bodily processes. Hormones can also play an essential role in your mood and how you are feeling. Take a deep breath. It’s normal. Take this quiz, and you will see it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What kind of gland releases hormones into the interstitial fluid, and then into the bloodstream?
    • A. 

      Endocrine

    • B. 

      Exocrine

  • 2. 
    What is the role of a target cell?
    • A. 

      Created when certain hormones enter the bloodstream

    • B. 

      Effected by a specific hormone traveling throughout blood

    • C. 

      Create specific hormones

  • 3. 
    Receptor site for lipid soluble?
    • A. 

      Inside

    • B. 

      Outside

  • 4. 
    Receptor site for water soluble?
    • A. 

      Inside

    • B. 

      Outside

  • 5. 
    Which hormone promotes synthesis, and secretes small protein hormones called IGF's?
    • A. 

      HGh

    • B. 

      FSH

    • C. 

      TSH

    • D. 

      LH

  • 6. 
    Which hormone stimulates the synthesis and secretion of thyroid hormones?
    • A. 

      HGh

    • B. 

      FSH

    • C. 

      TSH

    • D. 

      Oxytocin

  • 7. 
    Which hormone initiates the development of several ovarian follicles and LH triggers ovulation?
    • A. 

      HGh

    • B. 

      Oxytocin

    • C. 

      FSH

    • D. 

      TSH

  • 8. 
    Which hormone initiates and maintains milk production of the mammary glands?
    • A. 

      FSH

    • B. 

      Oxytocin

    • C. 

      HGh

    • D. 

      PRL

  • 9. 
    What is the role of oxytocin?
    • A. 

      Targets uterus and breasts

    • B. 

      Enhances contraction of smooth muscle tissue

    • C. 

      Stimulates milk ejection from mammary glands

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    Which one allows kidneys to retain more water, thus increasing urine volume?
    • A. 

      ADH

    • B. 

      FSH

    • C. 

      Oxytocin

    • D. 

      PRL

  • 11. 
    Which hormone controls basal metabolic rate, temperature and cell metabolism?
    • A. 

      T3 and T4

    • B. 

      Oxytocin

    • C. 

      ADH

    • D. 

      Cortisol

  • 12. 
    Which one can increase blood pressure when it is low?
    • A. 

      ADH

    • B. 

      Glucagon

    • C. 

      Prolactin

    • D. 

      FSH

  • 13. 
    Which one lowers blood glucose when it is too high?
    • A. 

      Glucagon

    • B. 

      HGh

    • C. 

      Insulin

    • D. 

      Oxytocin

  • 14. 
    What is the most abundant glucocorticoid?
    • A. 

      Cortisol

    • B. 

      Insulin

    • C. 

      Glucagon

    • D. 

      Estrogen

  • 15. 
    Which are hormones secreted by the adrenal medulla?
    • A. 

      Epinephrine and Nonepinephrine

    • B. 

      T3 and T4

    • C. 

      Cortisol

    • D. 

      Estrogen and Progesterone

  • 16. 
    Which one of the following has to do with estrogen?
    • A. 

      Govern development of oocytes

    • B. 

      Maintenance of female reproductive structures

    • C. 

      Produced by the ovaries

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Which helps prepare the endometrium of the uterus for implantation of a fertilized ovum?
    • A. 

      Estrogen

    • B. 

      Progesterone

    • C. 

      Glucagon

    • D. 

      Insulin

  • 18. 
    Which disease has the symptoms of a "moon face" and "buffalo hump"?
    • A. 

      Cushings

    • B. 

      Addisons

    • C. 

      Type 1

    • D. 

      Hyperinsulinism

  • 19. 
    What increases blood glucose level when it falls below normal?
    • A. 

      Glucagon

    • B. 

      Insulin

    • C. 

      Estrogen

    • D. 

      HGh

  • 20. 
    What lowers blood glucose level when it is too high?
    • A. 

      Glucagon

    • B. 

      Insulin

    • C. 

      PRL

    • D. 

      FSH

  • 21. 
    Which disease has the symptoms of mental lathargy, anorexia, weight loss, and nausea?
    • A. 

      Addisons

    • B. 

      Cushings

    • C. 

      Type 1

    • D. 

      Type 2

  • 22. 
    Which one is cause by a low insulin level?
    • A. 

      Type 1

    • B. 

      Type 2

    • C. 

      Addisons

    • D. 

      Cushings

  • 23. 
    Which is caused by high glucose levels?
    • A. 

      Type 1

    • B. 

      Type 2

    • C. 

      Hyperinsulism

    • D. 

      Addisons

  • 24. 
    Which is caused when a diabetic injects too much insulin?
    • A. 

      Hyperinsulinism

    • B. 

      Addisons

    • C. 

      Type 2

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 25. 
    What is lact(o)?
    • A. 

      Milk

    • B. 

      Anorexia

    • C. 

      Weight loss

    • D. 

      Eggs

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