2.Which two hormones are stored and released from the posterior pituitary gland?3.Which two hormones work together to ensure normal functioning of the ovaries andtestes? 4.Which hormone is essential in early years to maintain a healthy body compositionand for growth in children? In adults, it aids healthy bone and muscle mass and 5.Why is the pituitary gland called ‘The Master Gland’ ?
Name: ____________________________ Date: _______ Period: ______ PA#______ 6.Allie and her grandmother went out to eat at a restaurant that had a self-servesoda fountain. During the evening, Allie drank 5 cokes. Later on, she found herselfvisiting the restroom on a more than regular basis. Explain why she is experiencingexcessive urination. P a g e 5 | 9 7.The parents of a 14-year-old Megan are concerned about her height because she isonly 4 feet tall and they are both close to 6 feet tall. After tests by their doctor,certain hormones are prescribed for the girl. What hormones are prescribed andexplain why the girl might expect to reach normal height? Identifythehormonesproducedfromthepituitaryglandbasedonthedescriptionbelow. 3.Stimulated by rise in electrolytes, reduces water loss in the urine.
Name: ____________________________ Date: _______ Period: ______ PA#______ P a g e 6 | 9 Thyroid & Parathyroid Glands 1.The thyroid gland absorbs iodine and usesit to make thyroid hormones: thyroxine
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