Reaching the age of adolescence Worksheet-3

Reaching the age of adolescence Worksheet-3

 

Multiple-Choice Question:

  1. The period of life, when the body undergoes changes, leading to reproductive maturity, is called-

(A) Young hood                            (B) Childhood  

(C) Adolescence                            (D) All

 

  1. Adolescence begins around the age of_______ in boys.

(A) 11-14                                         (B) 14-18

(C) 10-15                                         (D) 18-22

(E) None

 

  1. What is scientific term for voice box?

(A) Larynx                                      (B) Syrinx

(C) Trachea                                    (D) Oesophagus

(E) Epiglottis

 

  1. Voice box as a protruding part of the throat called-

(A) Syrinx                                       (B) Trachea

(C) Adam’s apple                         (D) All

 

  1. Where sweat glands and sebaceous glands are located?

(A) Hair             (B) Nails            (C) Skin              (D) Organs

 

  1. Where sweat glands and sebaceous glands are located?

(A) Hair             (B) Nails            (C) Skin              (D) Organs

 

  1. _____ gland release hormones directly into the bloodstream.

(A) Exocrine gland                       (B) Endocrine gland

(C) Both                                          (D) None

 

  1. Which of these is endocrine gland?

(A) Sweat gland                            (B) Sebaceous gland

(C) Oil gland                                  (D) Pituitary gland

 

  1. What is caused due to increased activity of sweat and sebaceous glands in the skin?

(A) Growth of bones                    (B) Acne and pimples

(C) Growth of hair                       (D) All

 

  1. Features that help to distinguish the male from the female are called-

(A) Primary sexual characters

(B) Secondary sexual characters

(C) Tertiary sexual characters

(D) None

 

Answer key:

  1. C

  2. B

  3. A

  4. C

  5. C

  6. C

  7. B

  8. D

  9. B

  10. B