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Chapter Practice Test



This activity contains 24 questions.

Question 1
1 Which of the following is considered a primary sex organ in males?
 
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Question 2
2 In response to warmth, the scrotum __________.
 
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Question 3
3 Match the following.

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A cools arterial blood to keep the testes below core temperature
B make testosterone
C site of sperm production in the testes
D fibrous capsule of the testes
E site of sperm storage
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Question 4
4 The main component of semen is sperm.
   
 
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Question 5
5 The diploid chromosome number in humans is __________.
 
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Question 6
6 Which of the following is true about meiosis?
 
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Question 7
7 Match the phases of meiosis to the events that occur in each phase.

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A Two haploid daughter cells are formed.
B Homologous chromosomes separate from one another.
C Four genetically unique haploid cells are formed.
D Tetrads align along the cell's equator.
E crossovers
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Question 8
8 Conversion of haploid spermatids to spermatozoa is specifically called __________.
 
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Question 9
9 The area of the sperm cell that contains many mitochondria is the __________.
 
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Question 10
10 __________ acts upon the __________ to encourage the release of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH).
 
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Question 11
11 Which of the following is NOT an effect of testosterone?
 
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Question 12
12 The ovaries are situated retroperitoneally next to the kidneys.
   
 
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Question 13
13 Match the following.

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A finger-like projections that brush over the ovary
B generally the site of fertilization of the ovulated oocyte
C thin walled structure that connects the uterus to the body exterior
D house and form the female gametes
E receives, retains, and nourishes a fertilized ovum
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Question 14
14 The __________ is shed during menstruation.
 
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Question 15
15 The __________ of the mammary glands are responsible for producing milk during lactation.
 
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Question 16
16 The pH of the adult female vagina is normally __________.
 
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Question 17
17 Choose the FALSE statement about oogenesis.
 
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Question 18
18 Which of the following is MISMATCHED?
 
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Question 19
19 __________ stimulates the anterior pituitary to release follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) and luteinizing hormone (LH).
 
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Question 20
20 The functional layer of the endometrium is shed in response to __________.
 
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Question 21
21 Which of the following is NOT an effect of estrogen?
 
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Question 22
22 Which of the following is FALSE regarding the female sexual response?
 
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Question 23
23 __________ is a sexually transmitted disease that is associated with cervical cancer.
 
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Question 24
24 The __________ develop into the female duct system.
 
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