Do you know the stages of the menstrual cycle?
The Menstrual Cycle Quiz
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A period is the word we usually use to describe the period of bleeding during the menstrual cycle. What is the scientific term for a period?CorrectIncorrect
From which organ is an egg released approximately every 28 days?CorrectIncorrect
Which structure does an egg travel through to reach the uterus?CorrectIncorrect
How many days does the menstrual cycle typically last (approximately)?CorrectIncorrect
Place the stages of the menstrual cycle in order from day 1 to the final day of the cycle.
- Uterus lining begins to thicken
- Egg travels to the uterus
- Ovulation – egg released
- Uterus lining continues to thicken
- Menstruation – Uterus lining is lost
Testosterone, oestrogen, FSH, IVF, menstruation, progesterone, ovulation, uterus
The hormones and control the menstrual cycle. Rising levels of these hormones cause the lining to thicken, falling levels cause it to become thinner and trigger .
Hormonal contraception comes in multiple forms, which of the following are forms of hormonal contraception?CorrectIncorrect
Hormonal contraceptives use multiple methods to prevent pregnancy. Which of the following are ways hormonal contraceptives work?CorrectIncorrect
Place the following methods of contraception in order of effectiveness from highest to lowest.
- Hormonal implants or pills
- Diaphragms (cervical caps)
- Male condoms
Which of the following explanations is why barrier contraceptives are effective?CorrectIncorrect