Endocrine Hormones

Cassandra Bilodeau
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Cassandra Bilodeau
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This is a quiz on the endocrine hormones and which glands secrete them.

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Question 1

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The hypothalamus is responsible for production of [blank_start]ADH and oxytocin[blank_end], and [blank_start]regulatory hormones[blank_end].
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  • calcitonin
  • insulin
  • ADH and oxytocin
  • parathyroid hormone
  • epinephrine
  • regulatory hormones
  • melatonin
  • leptin

Question 2

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The pituitary gland is divided into the anterior pituitary and posterior pituitary. The anterior pituitary secretes [blank_start]the regulatory hormones[blank_end]. The posterior pituitary releases [blank_start]oxytocin and ADH[blank_end].
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  • the regulatory hormones
  • androgens
  • resistin
  • glucagon
  • regulatory hormones
  • trilodothyronine
  • oxytocin and ADH

Question 3

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The thyroid gland secretes [blank_start]thyroxine[blank_end], [blank_start]trilodothyronine[blank_end] and [blank_start]calcitonin[blank_end].
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  • thymosins
  • calcitriol
  • thyroxine
  • renin
  • trilodothyronine
  • resistin
  • melatonin
  • calcitriol
  • calcitonin
  • cortisol

Question 4

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The thymus gland secretes [blank_start]thymosine[blank_end].
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  • triiodothyronine
  • thyroxine
  • thymosine

Question 5

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The adrenal glands are divided into the adrenal medulla and adrenal cortex and are found on the [blank_start]kidneys[blank_end]. The adrenal medulla secretes [blank_start]epinephrine[blank_end] and [blank_start]norepinephrine[blank_end]. The adrenal cortex secretes [blank_start]cortisol[blank_end], [blank_start]corticosterone[blank_end], [blank_start]aldosterone[blank_end] and [blank_start]androgens[blank_end].
Answer
  • kidneys
  • liver
  • lungs
  • estrogen
  • epinephrine
  • calcitriol
  • norepinephrine
  • insulin
  • regulatory hormones
  • cortisol
  • glucagon
  • oxytocin and ADH
  • progestins
  • thymosins
  • corticosterone
  • melatonin
  • aldosterone
  • inhibin
  • leptin
  • epinephrine
  • androgens
  • resistin

Question 6

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The pineal gland secretes [blank_start]melatonin[blank_end].
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  • melatonin
  • renin
  • calcitriol
  • parathyroid hormone

Question 7

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The parathyroid gland secretes [blank_start]parathyroid hormone[blank_end].
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  • calcitriol
  • calcitonin
  • parathyroid hormone
  • thyroxine

Question 8

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The heart secretes [blank_start]atrial natriuretic peptide[blank_end].
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  • atrial natriuretic peptide
  • numerous hormones
  • epinephrine and norepinephrine

Question 9

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The kidneys secrete [blank_start]renin[blank_end], [blank_start]erythropoietin[blank_end] and [blank_start]calcitriol[blank_end].
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  • renin
  • leptin
  • resistin
  • erythropoietin
  • ADH and oxytocin
  • regulatory hormones
  • resistin
  • calcitriol
  • calcitonin
  • inhibin

Question 10

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Adipose tissue secretes [blank_start]leptin[blank_end] and [blank_start]resistin[blank_end].
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  • leptin
  • corticosterone
  • insulin
  • androgens
  • resistin
  • thymosins
  • regulatory hormones

Question 11

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The digestive tract secretes [blank_start]numerous hormones[blank_end].
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  • numerous hormones
  • regulatory hormones
  • inhibins

Question 12

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Pancreatic islets secrete [blank_start]insulin[blank_end] and [blank_start]glucagon[blank_end].
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  • insulin
  • calcitonin
  • oxytocin and ADH
  • androgens
  • glucagon
  • erythropoietin
  • epinephrine
  • cortisol

Question 13

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The gonads are the testes for men and ovaries for women. The testes secrete [blank_start]androgens[blank_end], (specifically [blank_start]testosterone[blank_end]) and [blank_start]inhibins[blank_end]. The ovaries secrete [blank_start]estrogens[blank_end], [blank_start]progestins[blank_end] and [blank_start]inhibin[blank_end].
Answer
  • renin
  • calcitriol
  • oxytocin and ADH
  • androgens
  • testosterone
  • estrogens
  • aldosterone
  • cortisol
  • inhibins
  • leptin
  • resistin
  • prolactin
  • estrogens
  • testosterone
  • oxytocin and ADH
  • progestins
  • calcitonin
  • melatonin
  • inhibin
  • regulatory hormones
  • epinephrine
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