9.
The endocrine gland indicated by arrows in the figure above
regulates
________
.
a. the growth of long bones
c. blood volume
b. blood calcium levels
d. basal metabolism
10.
The gland pictured in the figure above also plays a role in
a. reproduction
c. type I
diabetes
b. stress response
d. gigantism
11.
The mineralocorticoid secreted from the gland in the figure
above originates in the
________
.
a. hypothalamus
c. thyroid gland
b. anterior pituitary lobe
d. kidneys
13. The hormone
__________
has the opposite effects of
glucagon.
a. cortisol
c. epinephrine
b. insulin
d. ADH
14. What might be the cause of the condition shown in the
photo above?
a. secretion of too much hGH during adulthood
b. lack of hGH secretion during childhood
c. secretion of too much hGH during childhood
d. secretion of too much cortisol during adulthood
15. Elderly people often have osteoporosis. What might
contribute to this condition?
a. not enough thyroid hormone
b. secretion of too much calcitonin
c. high levels of parathyroid hormone
d. high levels of cortisol
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check off your completed work.
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12.
The person shown in the photo above likely
a. lacks insulin
b. secretes too much aldosterone
c. secretes too much thyroid hormone
d. lacks parathyroid hormone
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