Endocrine System Quiz

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Which system acts through electrical impulses and neurotransmitters to cause muscle contraction and glandular secretion?

Nervous system

Which glands have ducts to carry their secretory product to a surface?

Exocrine glands

What is the major difference in the action duration between the nervous system and the endocrine system?

Minutes and hours

What is the meaning of the Greek term 'endo' in the word 'endocrine'?

Within

How do hormones act in influencing body activities?

Through chemical messengers

Which system acts through chemical messengers called hormones that influence growth, development, and metabolic activities?

Endocrine system

What is the major difference between exocrine and endocrine glands?

Presence of ducts

Which glands include the sweat, sebaceous, and mammary glands?

Exocrine glands

What is the meaning of the Greek term 'endo' in the word 'endocrine'?

Within

Which system acts through electrical impulses and neurotransmitters to cause muscle contraction and glandular secretion?

Nervous system

Test your knowledge of the endocrine system with this quiz! Explore the glands, hormones, and functions that regulate growth, reproduction, and cell activity. Enhance your understanding of this vital system alongside the nervous system.

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