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Endocrine test questions 2005 1 Pituitary gland questions (anterior and posterior) The pituitary gland is below the ________. a. pineal gland b. hypothalamus c. thalamus d. pons answer: b Which of the following is not a hormone of the anterior pituitary gland: a. growth hormone b. prolactin c. leutinizing hormone d. oxytoxin answer: d Which is not a function of oxytoxin: a. cause morning sickness b. helps contract uterus smooth muscle c. secrete milk after birth d. function increases closer to time of birth answer: a Which section communicates largely with the hypothalamus: a. anterior b. superior c. posterior d. inferior answer: c Which gland is not caused to function by the anterior pituitary gland: a. adrenal b. ovaric c. bladder d. thyroid answer: c 7 anterior pituitary 1. Which hormone only functions in women? a. prolactin b. thyroid-stimulating hormone c. endorphins d. luteinizing hormone answer: a. prolactin 2. What is another name for the anterior pituitary gland? a. actodenysis b. adenocorticotropic c. adenohypophysis d. hypothalamus answer: c. adenohypophysis
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3. Where is the pituitary gland located? a. base of the brain stem b. beneath the hypothalamus c. in the inner ear d. the center of the cerebrum answer: b. beneath the hypothalamus 4. What happens if there is an underfunction of the anterior pituitary gland? a. giantism b. hydrocephalis c. death d. dwarfism and decrease of activity in other glands answer: d. dwarfism and decrease of activity in other glands 5. What does Luteinizing Hormone do in men and women? a. men – supports sperm production, women – promotes egg development b. men – promotes lutein production, women – promotes lutein production c. men – stimulates interstitial cells of testes to produce sex hormones, women – induces ovulation, promotes the ovarian secretion of estrogens and progestins, prepares the body for pregnancy d. men – promotes melanin production, women – promotes melanin production answer: c. men – stimulates interstitial cells of testes to produce sex hormones, women – induces ovulation, promotes the ovarian secretion of estrogens and progestins, prepares the body for pregnancy 2 Anterior Pituitary Gland 1. The Pituitary Gland is the size of a: a. Pea * b. cantaloupe c. grape d. kiwi 2. The Anterior Pituitary Gland is composed mostly of cells that secrete… a. calcium b. hypophyseal hormones c. protein hormones * d. trophic hormones 3. What has the biggest effect on the hormones of the pituitary gland? a. Pregnancy * b. puberty c. fetal development d. drug use 4. The effects of underfunction include a decrease in endocrine gland functions and… a. fatigue b. mood swings c. elephantitis d. dwarfism *
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5. The release of the seven hormones secreted by the anterior pituitary gland are controlled by which gland? a. Adrenal
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This note was uploaded on 07/10/2011 for the course BIO 2113 taught by Professor Gantt during the Spring '11 term at Chatt Tech.

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