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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

Explanation

ANTERIOR AND POSTERIOR

PITUITARY

THE PITS

THYROID AND PARATHYROID

THE

THYROS

ADRENAL CORTEX AND

ADRENAL MEDULLA

ADRENAL

PANCREAS AND MORE

PANCRE

AND MORE

GONADS AND SEX-RELATED

HORMONES

SEX

GLANDS AND HORMONES

GLANDS&

HOR-

MONES

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

THIS HORMONE STIMULATES

CONTRACTIONS OF THE

UTERUS

OXYTOCIN

THIS HORMONE IS THE BODY'S

MAJOR METABOLIC HORMONE

THYROXIN

PRODUCES HORMONES THAT

PROLONG FLIGHT, FRIGHT, OR

FIGHT REACTIONS

ADRENAL MEDULLA

THIS HORMONE STIMULATES

CONVERSION OF GLYCOGEN

TO GLUCOSE

GLUCAGON

THIS HORMONE STIMULATES

SECRETION OF THE SEX

HORMONES

LUTEINIZING HORMONE

HORMONAL BALANCE IS MOST

OFTEN ACHIEVED THROUGH

THIS TYPE OF REGULATION

NEGATIVE FEEDBACK

CLUE 2

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400 POINTS


Response 2

THIS HORMONE MAINTAINS

MILK PRODUCTION AFTER

INFANT'S BIRTH

PROLACTIN

THE ELEMENT NECESSARY

FOR THE SYNTHESIS OF

THYROXINE

IODINE

TWO HORMONES PRODUCED

BY ADRENAL MEDULLA

EPINEPHRINE &

NOREPINEPHRINE

THIS HORMONE STIMULATES

CONVERSION OF GLUCOSE TO

GLYCOGEN

INSULIN

FSH STIMULATES FOLLICLES

FOUND HERE

OVARY

THE HORMONE PRODUCED

BYTHE PINEAL GLAND

MELATONIN

CLUE 3

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600 POINTS


Response 3

THIS STRUCTURE PRODUCES

RELEASING HORMONES THAT

CONTROL THE CELLS OF THE

ANTERIOR PITUITARY

HYPOTHALAMUS

A DISORDER CHARACTERIZED

BY AHIGH METABOLIC RATE

AND LOSS OF WEIGHT

GRAVES DISEASE

DISORDER CAUSED BY

REDUCED ALDOSTERONE

SECRETION

ADDISON'S DISEASE

THIS DISORDER IS DUE TO A

HYPOSECRETION OF INSULIN

DIABETES MELLITUS

TESTOSTERONE IS PRODUCED

BY THE TESTES AND THIS

STRUCTURE

ADRENAL CORTEX

THIS GLAND GETS SMALLER

WITH AGE

THYMUS GLAND

CLUE 4

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800 POINTS


Response 4

THIS HORMONE CAUSES THE

REABSORPTION OF WATER

AND REDUCES URINE OUTPUT

ADH ANTIDIURETIC

HORMONE

A HYPOSECRETION OF

THYROID HORMONE IN

INFANCY CAUSES THIS

DISORDER

CRETINISM

THE EFFECT OF THIS

HORMONE IS TO INCREASE

SODIUM CONCENTRATION IN

THE BLOOD

ALDOSTERONE

INSULIN IS PRODUCED BY

THESE CELLS IN THE ISLETS OF

LANGERHANS

BETA CELLS

LACK OF FSH OR LH MAY

CAUSE THIS PROBLEM

STERILITY

THIS HORMONE STIMULATES

THE PRODUCTION OF

T-LYMPHOCYTES

THYMOSIN

CLUE 5

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1000 POINTS


Response 5

HYPERSECRETION OF GROWTH

HORMONE IN ADULTHOOD

CAUSES THIS DISORDER

ACROMEGALY

THE TWO ANTAGONISTIC

HORMONES THAT REGULATE

BLOOD CALCIUM LEVELS

CALCITONIN &

PARATHYROID HORMONE

HORMONE THAT CONTROLS

THE RELEASE OF HORMONES

BY THE ADRENAL CORTEX

ACTH

ADRENOCORTICOTROPIC

DIABETES INSIPIDUS IS DUE TO

A HYPOSECRETION OF THIS

HORMONE

ADH ANTIDIURETIC

HORMONE

TWO HORMONES PRODUCED

BY THE OVARIES

ESTROGEN AND

PROGESTERONE

THIS CLASS OF HORMONES

WORK BY ENTERING THE

NUCLEUS OF A CELL AND

INITIATING THE EXPRESSION OF

A GENE

STEROIDS

 CATEGORY:   

HORMONE ACTION  

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 CLUE:   

THE ABILITY OF A SPECIFICTISSUE OR ORGAN TORESPOND TO THE PRESENCEOF A NON-STEROID HORMONEIS DEPENDENT ON THEPRESENCE OF THE THESE

 Response:   

APPROPRIATERECEPTORS ON CELL

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CLUE 1

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400 POINTS


Response 1

CLUE 2

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800 POINTS


Response 2

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Response 3

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Response 4

CLUE 5

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2000 POINTS


Response 5

 CATEGORY:   

HORMONE ACTION  

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 CLUE:   

THE ABILITY OF A SPECIFICTISSUE OR ORGAN TORESPOND TO THE PRESENCEOF A NON-STEROID HORMONEIS DEPENDENT ON THEPRESENCE OF THE THESE

 Response:   

APPROPRIATERECEPTORS ON CELL

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