Ch 27 - Chapter 27: The Reproductive System 1. What is the...

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Chapter 27: The Reproductive System 1. What is the primary function of the reproductive system a. to produce gametes b. to produce reproductive hormones c. to promote growth d. to promote maturation 2. The testes are housed in the ______ which _______. a. testicle… elevates sperm development temperature. b. epididymis… provides energy to the sperm. c. scrotum… lowers sperm development temperature. d. dartos muscle… lowers the scrotum. 3. What metabolic effect would you expect if someone developed an autoimmune disease in which the interstitial cells were destroyed? a. testosterone production would plummet b. estrogen levels would decrease c. testosterone levels would soar d. estrogen levels would increase 4. The ________ of the penis fill(s) with blood during sexual arousal. a. corpus spongiosum b. corpora cavernosa c. urethra d. glans penis 5. The _______ is the main sperm-carrying duct that deposits sperm into the female reproductive tract. a. epididymis b. ductus deferens c. seminiferous tubules d. urethra 6. The testes are housed in the ______ which _______. a. testicle… elevates sperm development temperature. b. epididymis… provides energy to the sperm. c. scrotum… lowers sperm development temperature. d. dartos muscle… lowers the scrotum. 7. What metabolic effect would you expect if someone developed an autoimmune disease in which the interstitial cells were destroyed? a. testosterone production would plummet b. estrogen levels would decrease c. testosterone levels would soar 8. As many as _______ sperm can be released with each ejaculation. a. 300 b. 3000 c. 750 million d. 75 trillion 9. The chemical composition of semen is such that sperm are more likely to survive and reach the egg in the female reproductive tract. Which of the following components stimulates the uterus to contract in reverse peristalsis? a.
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Ch 27 - Chapter 27: The Reproductive System 1. What is the...

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