Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Anatomy QIV:PIV

The Reproductive System

the primary function of sex organs produce sex cells
the secondary function of sex organs secrete hormones
sperm is produced in the seminiferous tubules
sperm formation spermatogenesis
sperm leaves the testes through the efferent ductules
it takes sperm 20 days to move through this structure, here they gain the ability to swim and fertilize an egg duct of the epididymis
from the duct of the epididymis the sperm travel here (three more structures) vas deferens, ejaculatory duct, urethra
accessory glands which lie on the posterior surface of the urinary bladder and secrete about 60% of the volume of semen seminal vessels
encircles the prostratic urethra, contains substances that enhance sperm motility prostate gland
pea-sized glands inferior to the prostate gland, produce a mucus which cleanses the urethra before ejaculation bulbourethral glands
two components of male external genitalia penis and scrotum
primary sex organ of the male testes
primary sex organ of the female ovaries
lateral region of the uterine tubes infundibulum
intermediate region of the uterine tube ampulla
medial region of the uterine tube isthmus
usual site of the fertilization of the egg uterine tubes (fallopian tubes)
female reproductive organ which prepares to support a developing embryo uterus
outer layer of the uterine wall perimetrium
middle muscle layer of the uterine wall myometrium
inner layer of the uterine wall where the fertilized egg implants endometrium
receives the penis during sexual intercourse birth canal
the female external genitalia vulva
modified sweat glands used to nourish infants mammary glands
Created by: amyziolkowski



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards