Reproductive System Practice Quiz

24 Questions | Total Attempts: 179

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Reproductive System Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What cells support and nourish growing spermatocytes?
  • 2. 
    What is the role of luteinizing hormone in spermatogenesis?
  • 3. 
    What structure produces human chorionic gonadotropin?
  • 4. 
    After a zygote undergoes mitosis and forms a bundle of cells, what is the next stage called?
  • 5. 
    What does oxytocin control during child birth?
  • 6. 
    What structure helps to support and protect the fetus against shock and trauma?
  • 7. 
    What organ secretes follicle stimulating hormone?
  • 8. 
    In males, where does meiosis take place?
  • 9. 
    What region serves as the sperm "swim school"?
  • 10. 
    What structure adds an alkaline fluid to semen?
  • 11. 
    What is the role of the seminal vesicles?
  • 12. 
    After swimming to the egg, what is the first step in fertilization of an egg by sperm?
  • 13. 
    What happens during the cortical reaction?
  • 14. 
    What is the jelly-like layer of the egg cell that becomes the fertilization envelope?
  • 15. 
    After ovulation, what is the structure that forms from the remaining follicle cells in the ovary in the presence of LH?
  • 16. 
    What does the trophoblast layer of the blastocyst develop into?
  • 17. 
    Name cells involved in the stages of spermatogenesis, beginning with spermatogonia.
  • 18. 
    How many gametes are produced from one primary oocyte during oogenesis?
  • 19. 
    What is the structure that forms a narrow opening between the uterus and vagina?
  • 20. 
    After an ovum is released from the ovary, what structure does it enter?
  • 21. 
    Where are Sertoli cells located?
  • 22. 
    At the time of ovulation, are estrogen levels low or high?
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      High

  • 23. 
    In the first few days of the menstrual cycle, are levels of progesterone low or high?
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      High

  • 24. 
    How is in vitro fertilization different from natural fertilization in humans?
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