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Reproduction in Human Beings Quiz


Choose the correct sequence to show the development of the foetus.

A. Zygote > Feotus > Embryo > Baby

B. Zygote > Embryo > Foetus > Baby

C. Embryo > Zygote > Foetus > Baby

D. Embryo > Foetus > Zygote > Baby

Occurs on Days 14-28 of the Ovarian Cycle

A. Menstrual Phase

B. Proliferative Phase

C. Secretory Phase

D. Luteal Phase

E. Follicular Phase

Tubes that transport mature gametes

A. Ovary and testes

B. Fallopian tubes and vas deferens

C. Vagina and penis

D. Uterus and prostate

This occurs on days 1 to 5 of the menstrual cycle.

A. The lining of the uterus remains in place in preparation for the possible arrival of an early embryo.

B. Shedding of the lining of the uterus

C. An egg is released from the ovaries

D. The lining of the uterus builds up

Supplies nutrients to the fetus

A. Amnion

B. Ovum

C. Placenta

D. Umbilical cord

After fertilisation, the zygote will divide to form ___________________

A. a baby

B. a foetus

C. an embryo

D. implantation

Tube that transports sperm from epididymis to urethra

A. Seminal vesicle

B. Prostate

C. Fallopian tube

D. Vas deferens

What structure protects and cushions the fetus throughout its prenatal development?

A. amniotic sac and fluid

B. placenta

C. umbilical cord

D. vagina

That fusion of the male and female gamete to form a zygote is known as ? 

A. fertilisation

B. menstruation

C. pollination

D.  ejaculation

A spike in these hormones triggers rupture of a mature follicle and the release of an ovum at ovulation

A. FSH and LH

B. Oestrogen, FSH and LH

C. Progesterone, FSH and LH

D. Progesterone and testosterone

Gametogenesis in humans starts from puberty. State whether the statement is true or false.



Every month prepares for possible implantation of an embryo

A. Ovary

B. Cervix

C. Endometrium (uterus lining)

D. Vagina

The location that fertilisation occurs

A. The ovary

B. The fallopian tube

C. The uterus

D. The vagina

How does the baby exchange substances between the baby and the mother?

A. Ovary

B. Womb

C. umbilical cord

D. Fallopian tube

Which hormones are produced only during the pregnancy?

A. hCG, hPL, estrogen, progestogen

B. hCG, hPL, relaxin

C. LH, FSH, estrogen, progesterone

D. relaxin by ovaries

Produce the female gamete and the hormone oestrogen

A. Ovary

B. Fallopian tube

C. Pituitary gland

D. Cervix

Name the process where the embryo implants onto the uterine lining of uterus.

A. Plantation

B. Implantation

C. Pregnancy

D. Development

Occurs on Days 6-14 of the Uterine Cycle

A. Menstrual Phase

B. Proliferative Phase

C. Secretory Phase

D. Luteal Phase

E. Follicular Phase

The hormones that help prepare the uterine lining for implantation of an embryo are

A. Oestrogen and progesterone

B. Oestrogen and testosterone

C. Progesterone and FSH

D. FSH and LH

Produces the male gamete and testosterone

A. Testes

B. Prostate

C. Epididymis

D. Ovary

In week 10-19, embyro is known as__________.

A. embryo

B. zygote

C. baby

D. feotus


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