Final Exam- Reproductive System

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Final Exam- Reproductive System
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  1. Which of the following is false about spermatogenesis?
    A) it is the process of sperm production
    B) the process starts with primary spermatocytes
    C) involves 3 processes: mitosis, meiosos, spermiogenesis
    D) it being in the seminiferous tubules
    B) the process starts with primary spermatocytes (starts with spermatogonia)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Produces and secretes physically mature spermatozoa
    A) testes
    B) scrotum
    C) prostate
    D) epididymus
    A) testes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. Nurse cells are stimulated by
    A) Progesterone
    B) Testosterone
    C) LH
    D) FSH
    D) FSH
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Oogenesis ________ at puberty
    A) begins
    B) accelerates
    C) decreases
    D) ends
    B) accelerates (ends at menopause)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The cells of Leydig
    A) communicate rapidly through gap junctions
    B) produce androgens (most importantly testosterone)
    C) stimulate the release of oxytocin during labor
    d) all of the above
    B) produce androgens (most importantly testosterone)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Are large, interstitial cells
    A) None of these
    B) Nurse cells
    C) Cells of Leydig
    D) Semen
    C) cells of Leydig
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A membranous compartmant at the tip of the sperm that contains enzymes essential to fertilization
    A) Spermatal shell
    B) Saccule
    C) Acrosomal cap
    D) Leydig hook
    C) Acrosomal cap
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Capacitation is
    A) when the male testes become engorged in ejaculation is needed to release the pressure
    B) when sperm is present in the female reproductive tract so that it can fertilize the egg
    C) when an egg is already fertilized and the zona becomes hard so no other sperm can enter
    D) when the ovary has just ovulated and cannot ovulate for another 28-30 days
    B) when sperm is present in the female reproductive tract so that it can fertilize the egg
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. Oogenesis begins
    A) before birth
    B) at birth
    C) at menopause
    D) at puberty
    A) before birth
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Explain the process of oogenesis
  11. The termination of uterine cycles is known as
    A) menopause
    B) menarche
    C) "drying up" between ages 60-65
    D) all of these
    A) menopause (ages 45-55)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. What triggers the start of the ovarian cycle during puberty?
    A) rising estrogen levels
    B) declining estrogen levels
    C) declining FSH levels
    D) rising FSH levels
    D) rising FSH levels
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Is an important hormone in oogenesis and spermatogenesis
    A) testosterone
    B) estrogen
    C) FSH
    D) LH
    C) FSH
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Is an important hormone in ovulation and production of the corpus leuteum and testosterone
    A) testosterone
    B) estrogen
    C) LH
    D) FSH
    C) LH
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. During menopause
    A) your follicles are insensitive to FSH
    B) you may experience a lowering of tone in your voice
    C) all of these
    D) your follicles are hypersensitive to all androgens
    A) your follicles are insensitive to FSH
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Pages 1062-1063 in book for different ovarian phases (yay!)
    book!
  17. Thick, outer, muscular wall of the uterus
    A) permetrium
    B) endometrium
    C) myometrium
    D) mesometrium
    C) myometrium
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Thin, inner glandular layer of the uterine wall
    A) mesometrium
    B) myometrium
    C) endometrium
    D) permetrium
    C) endometrium
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. During menstration, the ______________ is shed
    A) endometrium
    B) myometrium
    C) mesometrium
    D) permetrium
    A) endometrium (or endometrial lining)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Fertilization occurs
    A) in the uterus
    B) in the fimbrae
    C) in the ovaries
    D) in the uterine tubes
    D) in the uterine tubes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. hcG
    A) all of these
    B) is the hormone of pregnancy
    C) keeps the corpus luteum around
    D) comes from trophoblasts and has LH-like functions
    A) all of these
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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