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Human Sexuality

1.  The Masters and Johnson research team began their work
A) in a rehab center
B) in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
C) in a for-profit research setting
2.  Masters and Johnsons finding were based on direct observation.
A) True
B) False
3.  Alfred Kinsey's work was based on what?
A) direct observation
B) personal interviews
C) labratory observation
4.  What is the function of the external female reproductive structures?
A) To enable sperm to enter the body
B) To protect the internal genital organs from infectious organisms
C) both a and b
5.  Oval-shaped glands that are located on either side of the uterus are called what?
A) Fallopian tubes
B) Cervix
C) Ovaries
6.  Menstru means
A) Daily
B) Weekly
C) Monthly
D) Yearly
7.  The average menstrual cycle takes about how many days?
A) 8
B) 18
C) 28
D) 38
8.  There are four major hormones involved in the menstrual cycle.
A) True
B) False
9.  During fetal life, there are how many eggs in the female ovaries?
A) 1 to 2
B) about 6000
C) about 6 to 7 million
D) over one billion
10.  The long, muscular tube that travels from the epididymis into the pelvic cavity, to just behind the bladder is called what?
A) Epididymis
B) Vas deferens
C) Urethra
11.  The sexual response cycle has how many phases?
A) 1
B) 2
C) 3
D) 4
12.  What are the Phases of the Sexual Response Cycle?
A) Excitement
B) Plateau
C) Orgasm and Resolution
D) all of the above
13.  During what phase of the cycle does Muscle tension increase?
A) Excitement
B) Plateau
C) Orgasm
D) Resolution
14.   In what phase do Involuntary muscle contractions begin?
A) Excitement
B) Plateau
C) Orgasm
D) Resolution
15.  Masturbation is the first sexual act experienced by most males and females.
A) True
B) False
16.  Many common medicines produce impotence as a side effect.
A) True
B) False
17.  Dyspareunia is?
A) pain during sexual intercourse
B) inability to achieve orgasm
C) lack of sex drive
18.  Vaginismus may result from a woman's unconscious desire to prevent sexual intercourse.
A) True
B) False
19.  Organ formation begins how long after fertilization?
A) immediately
B) about 3 weeks
C) 3 months
D) 6 months
20.  Genital HSV-2 infection is more common in men than women.
A) True
B) False
21.  Can herpes be cured?
A) yes
B) no
22.  Syphilis is passed from person to person through direct contact with a syphilis sore.
A) True
B) False
23.  Chlamydia is known as a "silent" disease because about three quarters of infected women and about half of infected men have no symptoms.
A) True
B) False
24.  Approximately how many people are currently infected with HPV?
A) 1 million
B) 5 milllion
C) 10 million
D) 20 million
25.  HIV can infect anyone who practices risky behaviors including those
A) Sharing drug needles or syringes
B) Having sexual contact with an infected person without using a condom
C) Having sexual contact with someone whose HIV status is unknown
D) all of the above
26.  Psychologists used to believe homosexuality was caused by nurture, namely overbearing mothers and distant fathers.
A) True
B) False
27.  Paraphilias are rarely diagnosed in clinical settings.
A) True
B) False
28.  All of the following are common fetishistic objects except
A) female underwear
B) shoes
C) newspaper
D) rubber, plastic, or leather garments
29.  Hypoxyphilia is a dangerous form of masochism that involves sexual arousal by oxygen deprivation.
A) True
B) False
30.  Fetishistic transvestism is essentially unheard of in females.
A) True
B) False
31.  Many pedophiles have had sexual fantasies about children for a long time.
A) True
B) False
32.  Parents are a child's earliest models of sexuality.
A) True
B) False
33.  Most teenagers are sexually active for many months before ever seeking birth control help from a family planning clinic or physician.
A) True
B) False
34.  Sex rings generally are organized by pedophiles.
A) True
B) False
35.  Child Pornography is a federal crime.
A) True
B) False

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