Biological Bases of Behavior-Endocrine System (AP Psychology): Questions 1 - 7 of 8

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Question number: 1

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The adrenal hormones which also appear to function as neurotransmitters in the brain are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Insulin and serotonin

b.

Progesterone and testosterone

c.

Dopamine and serotonin

d.

Epinephrine and nor epinephrine

Question number: 2

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The so-called “master gland” which helps control the activities of various ductless glands is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Adrenal medulla

b.

Cortex

c.

Gonad

d.

Anterior pituitary

Question number: 3

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Which of the following is known as “the master gland”?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

pituitary gland

b.

hypothalamus

c.

adrenal gland

d.

parathyroid

Question number: 4

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The endocrine gland, known as the “master” gland, that regulates many of the other endocrine glands is the:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

pituitary gland

b.

adrenal gland

c.

testes

d.

thyroid gland

Question number: 5

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The glands of the endocrine system exert their functions through chemicals called:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

axons.

b.

reflex

c.

hormones

d.

action potentials

Question number: 6

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Examples of ductless glands are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Adrenal, thyroid, gonads

b.

Gonads, salivary glands, adrenals

c.

Tear glands, salivary glands, gonads

d.

Thyroid, pituitary, tear gland

Question number: 7

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Hormones are to endocrine system as ________ are to nervous system.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Nerves

b.

Action Potential

c.

Dendrites

d.

Neurotransmitters

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