Endocrine System Quiz

Let's see if you were really listening ;) By: Emma Brothers, Shelby Jones, and Raine Shelton

published on January 09, 201512 responses 0 5.0★ / 5

What two other systems does the Endocrine System interact with that we included?

Digestive system and Respiritory System
Circulatory System and Digestive System
Respiritory System and Circulitory System
Endocrine System and Digestive System

The hypothalamus secretes hormones that do what?

Regulate the body's metabolism
Increase blood pressure and heart rate
Help the body cope with physical and emotional stress
Stimulate or suppress the release of hormones in the pituitary gland

What IS the Endocrine System?

A biological system consisting of spa iris organs and structures used for the process of respiration in an organism and is involved in the intake and exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide.
A group of organs working together to convert food into energy and basic nutrients to feed the entire body.
The collection of glands that produce hormones that regulate metabolism, growth and development, tissue function, sexual function, reproduction, sleep and mood.
A vast network of organs and vessels that is responsible for the flow of blood, nutrients, oxygen and other gases, and hormones to and from cells.

What is one of the common pathologies we mentioned?

Hypoclycemia
Lung Cancer
Gastroesophageal Refulx Disease
Jaundice

What are 3 things you can do to maintain wellness?

Play, get exercise, watch tv
Get good amounts of sleep, try to relax and not stress, get vitamine d
Play sports, play video games, get a lot of vitamine a
Get vitamine A, stay inside, wash hands frequently

Does stress have anything to do with maintaining wellness?

No
Yes
Sometimes

What do the hormones that the thyroid glands produce do?

Regulate body's metabolism
Balances the water and salt levels in your body
Regulate the wake- sleep cycle of the body
Kill germs

The Endocrine system is a collection of what?

Hormones
Muscles
Adrenals
Glands

What is one of the hormones that the Pancreas produces?

Estrogen
Testosterone
Insulin
Gonadotropin

Which of the following are hormones that the reproductive gland produces?

Select the three correct answers
Testosterone
Gonadotropin
Estrogen
Progesterone
Insulin
Corticosteroids