Endocrine System Worksheet

1. Explain the difference between endocrine and exocrine gland.

2. Make a drawing of the human body.  Map out/label all the endocrine glands in the body.

3. Which type of hormone functions by entering the cell?  Which type of hormone functions by binding to receptors on the cell membrane?

4.  What is a target cell?

5. Make and complete a data table with the following info....

Gland Hormone(s) released by gland Target cell/organ of hormone Function of hormone on target cell/organ (what is the affect of the hormone on the body?)
Pituitary (include all 9)    
Hypothalamus      
Thyroid      
Parathyroid      
Adrenal      
Pancreas      
Ovaries      
Testes