Endocrine System Review Worksheet

For the quiz

- be able to label all glands on a human diagram (I would know coloring pg 151)

- know to label the glands on the cat

- go over your notes

- Know the information covered in the following questions.

 

1. Describe the function of the Endocrine System! Describe the difference in how Nervous and Endocrine Systems control the human body.

 

 

 

 

2. What are hormones? Describe their action, structure and function.

 

 

 

3. Fill in the following charts by filling in the requested information with regards to studied glands. Fill in the location, type of hormone released and its action.

 

Name of the Endocrine Gland

Location in the  body

Name of the released hormone

Action of the hormone

Pituitary Gland
Adenohyphosis

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pituitary Gland

Neurohypophosis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thyroid Gland

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parathyroid Gland

 

 

 

Adrenal Gland

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thymus

 

 

 

Pancreas

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pineal Gland

 

 

 

Gonad

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. Understand how hormones and glands control the homeostastis of the body!

(For example if someone is using diet pills that speed up the Thyroid gland how will that affect the thryoding gland and its production in the long run)