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Question 1
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  Which of the following best describes the composition of the penis? 
Answer * | * a.| * blood vessels, skeletal tissue, nerves, spongy tissue| * | * b.| * nerves, blood vessels, fibrous tissue, spongy tissue| * | * c.| * muscular tissue, skeletal tissue, nerves, blood vessels| * | * d.| * spongy tissue, skeletal tissue, fibrous tissue, nerves| *

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Question 2
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  Which of the following statements regarding circumcision is false? 
Answer * | * a.| * Records indicate that circumcision has taken place for thousands of years.| * | * b.| * In some South Pacific cultures, a form of circumcision takes place when a boy reaches adolescence.| * | * c.| * Circumcision is a common practice in the United States.| * | * d.| * Circumcision is widely practiced in Europe and Africa.| *

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Question 3
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  All of the following are found in the scrotal sac except ________. 
Answer * | * a.| * testicles|
* | * b.| * spermatic cord|
* | * c.| * cremasteric muscle fibers|
* | * d.| * Cowper's glands|
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Question 4
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  A man is having difficulty with premature ejaculation. One strategy he could use in order to deal with this problem would be to ________. 
Answer * | * a.| * practice Kegel exercises|

* | * b.| * reduce his caffeine intake|
* | * c.| * practice retrograde ejaculation| * | * d.| * exercise his cremasteric muscle| *
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Question 5
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  All of the following stimuli cause the scrotum to draw closer to the body except ________. 
Answer * | * a.| * sexual arousal|
* | * b.| * warm temperatures|
* | * c.| * sudden fear|
* | * d.| * stroking the inner thighs|
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Question 6
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  Which of the following courses does a sperm cell follow on its way to the exterior body of the male? 
Answer * | * a.| * testes, epididymis, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, urethra| * | * b.| * vas deferens, epididymis, ejaculatory duct, urethra| * | * c.| * testes, vas deferens, seminal vesicles, epididymis, urethra| * | * d.| * testes, vas deferens, urethra, epididymis| *

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Question 7
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  ________ takes place within the seminiferous tubules. 
Answer * | * a.| * Blood engorgement|
* | * b.| * Androgen production|
* | * c.| * Sperm production|
* | * d.| * The production of seminal fluid| *
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Question 8
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  Which of the following statements regarding sperm production is false? 
Answer * | * a.| * It takes place within the seminiferous tubules.| * | * b.| * It usually begins after the onset of puberty.| * | * c.| * It constitutes approximately 70% of the seminal fluid.| * | * d.| * It usually continues until death.| *

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Question 9
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  Which one is not true concerning male genital self-examination? 
Answer * | * a.| * This may enable early detection of penile cancer.| * | * b.| * One danger sign is to have testicles that vary in size.| * | * c.| * A good time to conduct such an exam is after a hot shower.| * | * d.| * A small hard mass may be an early sign of testicular cancer.| *

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Question 10
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  The major portion of seminal fluid comes from the ________. 
Answer * | * a.| * prostate gland|
* | * b.| * Cowper's glands...
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