Talk:Mesoderm Quiz

From Embryology

Here are a few simple questions that relate to week 1 and 2 of development. You should try in your own time after completing the lecture.


Which of the following statements is most correct about the human menstrual cycle.

  The menstrual cycle in all women is a 28 day reproductive cycle
  Ovulation always occurs at the midpoint of the menstrual cycle
  The menstrual cycle's main function is to regularly replace the lining of the uterus
  A high body temperature indicates ovulation is occurring
  The menstrual cycle is an endocrine cycle regulating reproductive physiological changes


Most pregnancies can be detected by pregnancy tests soon after fertilization.



Which of the following statements is correct about the zona pellucida:

  surrounds the oocyte in the ovary
  protects oocyte in the uterine tube
  is a specialized extracellular matrix
  is important for fertilization
  all of the above


Pregnancy tests generally are based upon the detection in maternal urine of:

  human Chorionic Somatommotropin
  human Chorionic Gonadotrophin
  human Chorionic Corticotropin


The most correct sequence of early development following fertilization is:

  zygote, blastomeres, morula, blastocyst
  oocyte, zygote, morula, blastocyst
  zygote, conceptus, blastocyst
  polar bodies, zygote, conceptus, blastocyst


Which of the following statements about Figure 1 (shown below) is most correct:

  figure 1 shows a normal female karyotype
  figure 1 shows all human chromosomes
  figure 1 shows a metaphase spread of a human genome
  figure 1 shows an abnormality of mitosis

Figure 1
Figure 1


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