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Endocrine System Set 2

Your Answer Correct Answer
1.Insulin is a lipid hormone secreted by the stomach.  True
False
2. Growth hormone is a lipid hormone  True
False
3. Insulin is a hormone secreted by the adrenal cortex.  True
False
4. Growth hormone is secreted by the pituitary gland.  True
False
5. Hyper-secretion of growth hormone may lead to “gigantisms.”  True
False
6. When a person intakes a large quantity of sugar, the pancreas will respond by secreting insulin.  True
False
7. Insulin causes cells to “up-take” glucose.  True
False
8. Insulin receptors are located inside the mitochondria of cells.  True
False

9. Insulin receptors are located on cell membranes.

 

 True
False
10. Both growth hormone and insulin are protein hormones and thus can be produced “artificially” by means of biotechnology.  True
False


 
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