SCI 115 Unit 5 Milestone Human Biology Sophia CourseClick below link for Answers-biology-sophia-cour-biology-sophia-cour1Which step(s) of urine formation is important to maintain the body's acid-base balance?SecretionFiltration and reabsorptionReabsorptionFiltrationCONCEPTUrine Formation 2Which of the following is associated directly with the endocrine system?3
The body lowers its output of bicarbonate when blood is __________.
CONCEPTBlood pH 4Which organ(s) of the endocrine system is/are shared with another system?Thyroid glandTestes and ovariesThymus glandAdrenal glandsCONCEPTOrgans of the Endocrine System 5What body part develops from the mesoderm?
CONCEPTFertilization and Early Development 6What is produced by the ovaries?Granulosa cellsOocytesEndometriumZygoteCONCEPTFemale Reproductive System 7Which of the following is an agent of chemical digestion in the mouth?8Which part of the large intestine is analogous to the urinary bladder?
AppendixAnusCONCEPTLarge Intestine 9The developing child is surrounded by a fluid filled sac called the __________.10Which of these is a glucocorticoid secreted by the adrenal cortex?AldosteroneNorepinephrineEpinephrineCortisolCONCEPTAdrenal Glands 11
Which type of pancreatic cells help to raise blood sugar?
CONCEPTPancreatic Hormones 12Which hormone, released during the menstrual cycle, prepares the endometrium for implantation?13In which stage of labor is the placenta expelled from the uterus?
FirstCONCEPTLabor and Birth 14Which of the following describes the role of renin in maintaining homeostasis?Its release is prompted by an increase in blood volume and blood pressure.It acts to decrease the amount of water that is reabsorbed.It acts to dilute urine.Its release is prompted by a decrease in blood volume and blood pressure.CONCEPTFluid Balance and Blood Pressure 15Which choice is true of Sertoli cells?