Endocrine System One Liner Questions & Answers


Questions Answers
1 In the human body, which is a ductless gland? Endocrine Glands
2 Which is the smallest endocrine gland in the human body ? Pituitary
3 Which glands in the human body act both as an endocrine gland as well as an exocrine gland? Pancreas
4 Corpus luteum is a mass of cells found in – Ovary
5 Which cells secrete androgen hormones in human beings? Cells of Leydig
6 Which hormone controls the quantity of urine from kidney? ADH
7 What would happen if the pancreas is defective – Insulin and glucagon are not formed
8 Which hormones stimulate the pancreas for the production of digestive juice? Secretin
9 Insulin is – Protein
10 Insulin hormone is a – Peptide
11 Insulin is produced by – Islets of Langerhans
12 The human hormone ‘insulin’ is produced in – Pancreas
13 Insulin is a type of – Hormone
14 Which hormone is produced in pancreas? Insulin
15 Which metal is present in insulin? Zinc
16 Insulin is received from – Roots of Dahlia
17 Hugging and kissing of mother to her baby initiates, which of following hormone for secretion? Oxytocin
18 Which hormones play a role in the release of milk from mammary glands? Oxytocin
19 Which hormone is injected to cows and buffaloes to make the milk descend to the udders – Oxytocin
20 Which gland secretes the milk ejection hormone oxytocin? Pituitary gland
21 Iodised salt is useful because it – Controls the thyroid gland
22 What is thyroxine? Hormone
23 Iodine containing hormone is – Thyroxine
24 Iodine containing, thyroxine hormone is – Amino Acid
25 Which hormone stimulates the thyroid gland to secrete thyroxine? TSH
26 Which hormone is associated with ‘fight or flight’ concept ? Adrenaline
27 Secretion of which hormone increases heart beat and produces a feeling of excitement? Adrenaline
28 By whom estrogen is produced – Follicles
29 What is estrogen? Hormone
30 The female sex hormone is – Estrogen
31 After menopause, production of which of the following hormones does not take place in women ? Progesterone & Estrogen
32 In human body, which one of the following hormones regulates blood calcium and phosphate ? Parathyroid Hormone
33 Pheromones are found in – Insects
34 Pheromones are generally produced by – Insects