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Grade 5 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Grade 12 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Prostglandins are often referred to as:
  1. Cell hormones
  2. Tissue hormones
  3. Bone hormones
  4. Muscle Hormones
Grade 12 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Grade 11 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
What is a hormone?
  1. A gland that produces substances to help the body deal with stress
  2. chemical substances that regulate many of the body's functions
Grade 5 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
What are hormones?
  1. Sources of energy for the body.
  2. Chemicals that aid in digestion.
  3. Chemicals that deliver messages telling cells and organs what to do.
  4. Chemicals that allow your brain to think.
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Steroid hormones                                                           .
  1. are transported in the blood dissolved in the plasma
  2. cannot diffuse through cell membranes
  3. bind to receptors in the nucleus of their target cells
  4. remain in circulation for relatively short periods of time
  5. are proteins
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Function is to maintain circulating calcium levels and the calcium to phosphorus ratio.
  1. Gonadotropin-Releasing Hormone
  2. Growth Hormone Inhibiting hormone (somatostatin)
  3. Parathyroid Hormone (PTH) or Parathormone
  4. Luteinizing hormone or LH
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Peptide hormones are                                     .
  1. lipids
  2. produced by the adrenal glands
  3. composed of amino acids
  4. chemically related to cholesterol
  5. derived from the amino acid tyrosine
Grade 9 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
The hormone oxytocin                                                           .
  1. promotes uterine contractions
  2. is responsible for milk expression from the mammary glands
  3. rises during sexual orgasim
  4. all of the above
  5. none of the above
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Cushing disease results from an excess of                    .
  1. parathyroid hormone
  2. growth hormone
  3. glucocorticoids
  4. epinephrine
  5. ADH
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
This stimulates cell growth and cell division, affects most body cells, and particularly affects skeletal and muscular system.
  1. follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH)
  2. prolactin
  3. growth hormone
  4. adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
The hormone that does the opposite of calcitonin is called                    .
  1. thyroid hormone
  2. growth hormone
  3. insulin
  4. parathyroid hormone
  5. glucagon
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Pituitary hormone that controls growth levels.
  1. STH (somatotropic hormone or growth hormone)
  2. ADH (antidiuretic hormone, anti-diuresis)
College Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Which is produced and released by follicular cells?
  1. growth hormone (GH)
  2. glucagon
  3. prolactin
  4. thyroid hormone
Grade 11 Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Which of these hormones is stored in the posterior pituitary gland?
  1. Growth Hormone
  2. Prolactin
  3. Thyroid-stimulating hormone
  4. Oxytocin
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