Practice Quizzes

Chapter 4: Female Sexual Anatomy and Physiology

1: The routes through which the eggs leave the ovaries are the
Graafian follicles.
corpus luteum.
oviducts.
fimbria.
vestibules.
2: The _____ can be compared to a bridge that link(s) external stimuli and physiological response regarding sexual arousal.
endocrine glands
hypothalamus
pituitary gland
ovaries
gonadotropins
3: Menarche refers to a female's
decision to have sex.
pain during menstruation.
first menstrual cycle.
last menstrual cycle.
first pregnancy.
4: The part of the menstrual cycle when the ovum is discharged from the ovary is known as the
follicular phase.
proliferative phase.
ovulation.
menstrual phase.
menarche.
5: A periodic self-care procedure that involves feeling the breast for any abnormalities is a
pelvic exam
period
breast self exam
clinical breast exam
Pap smear
6: A ______ is a metal or plastic instrument used to aid in the clinical inspection of the vagina and cervix.
Pap smear
speculum
swab
stirrup
exam table
7: A Pap smear is a test of the tissue of the ______ for ______.
uterus, uterine cancer.
ovary, ovarian cancer.
bladder, bladder cancer.
cervix, cervical cancer.
breast, breast cancer.
8: The female external genitalia includes the
labia majora, mons pubis, and clitoris.
labia minora, clitoris, and the vagina.
hymen, labia majora, and clitoris.
hymen, mons pubis, and clitoris.
labia minora, vestibule, and hymen.
9: The uterus is generally shaped like a(n) ______ with ______ walls.
apple, muscular
orange, fatty
banana, fatty
pear, muscular
pear, fatty
10: The ______ is the middle layer of the uterus and consists of _______ muscle.
perimetrium, smooth
perimetrium, striated
endometrium, smooth
myometrium, smooth
myometrium, striated
11: Unfertilized eggs
are recycled into the woman's body.
go back to the ovary.
pass out of the woman's body as part of the menstrual flow.
implant into the uterine wall.
self implode
12: _______ and ______ regulate the menstrual cycle.
Gonadotropin, progesterone
Gonadotropin, estrogen
Estrogen, progesterone
Estrogen, luteinizing hormone
Progesterone, luteinizing hormone
13: A fertilized egg is called a(n)
fetus
embryo
zygote
spermatocyte
baby
14: Tiny structure(s) in the fallopian tubes (oviducts) that sweep the ovum toward the uterus are (is) called
fimbria
cilia
corpus luteum
Graafian follicle
ovaries
15: The Grafenberg spot (G spot) is the undisputed erogenous spot recognized to create orgasm in females.
TRUE
FALSE
16: The pituitary gland serves as a master gland to other glands in the human body.
TRUE
FALSE
17: A laboratory test exists to diagnose premenstrual syndrome.
TRUE
FALSE
18: Endometriosis effects 5.5 million women and girls in the United States and Canada and millions more worldwide.
TRUE
FALSE
19: Climacteric refers to the period just before menopause when the production of estrogen and progesterone is decreasing, usually a 5- to 10-year period.
TRUE
FALSE
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