Name the Following: the Parts of the Ovary Containing Mature Ovum. - Biology

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Name the following:
The parts of the ovary containing mature ovum.



Graafian follicle

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Chapter 11: Reproductive System - Exercise 2 [Page 142]


Frank ICSE Class 10 Biology
Chapter 11 Reproductive System
Exercise 2 | Q 4.01 | Page 142


Mention the functions of Uterus in the human female reproductive system.

 Why does menstruation occur?

Write two major functions each of ovary.

Where in the fallopian tube does fertilization occur in humans?

Describe the development of a fertilized ovum upto implantation.

Put a tick mark (✓) against the correct alternative in the following statement:

Internally, the uterus opens into:

State the function of Ovary.

State the function of Fallopian tubes.

Given here is a section of the female reproductive system of human beings.

Name the parts labelled 1 to 4

Describe the human female reproductive system with a labelled diagram.

Fill in the blank:

Lower part of uterus is called _________.

Fill in the blank:

Development of baby (foetus) takes place inside __________.

Fill in the blank:

The time between fertilisation and birth is called _________.

Mention the functions of Ovary.

Which part of the human body produces Ova?

What happens in a girl’s body under the influence of hormones?

Differentiate between: 

Identical twins and fraternal twins 


Answer the following questions in short. 

Explain with examples types of asexual reproduction in unicellular organism. 

Explain the concept of IVF.

Sketch the labeled diagram:

Human female reproductive system

Modern techniques like surrogate mother, sperm bank and IVF technique will help the human beings. Justify this statement. 

The diagram given below represents a system in the human body. Stud the diagram and answer the following questions:

Name the two hormones secreted by 1. 

Choose the correct answer:
The onset of menstruation in the female is termed __________

The diagram alongside is the vertical section of female reproductive organs. Study the diagram and answer the questions that follow: 
(i) Name the fully developed part of ovary containing the ovum. (ii) Name the organ of the female body in which the foetus develops. 
(iii) What is ovulation? 
(iv) Which two hormones are secreted by ovary? 

Why is zona pellucid retained around the egg till it reaches the uterus?

Give Reasons

Most often only one embryo is formed at a time although there are two ovaries in women. Explain.

The adjoining figure represents the female reproductive organ of the humans

(i) How does the human embryo developing in the uterus obtain its nourishment?
(ii) Which structure protects and nourishes the developing embryo?
(iii) Define ovulation.

Name the Following

The female copulatory organ in humans.

Give Technical Term:

Name the connective tissue surrounding the ovary.

Complete the following sentences with appropriate word:

The female equivalent of the penis is the _______.

Write the functional activity of the following structure:

Inguinal canal

Generally, every month, __________ ovum is released in the abdominal cavity alternately from each ovary.

Hormones secreted by the ovary of the female reproductive system.

Write the functions of ovary

Observe the diagram and answer the following questions.

  1. Label the indicated parts 1, 2 and 3 in the diagram.
  2. Where the fertilization of ovum occurs?
  3. Where does the embryo get implanted after fertilization?

Complete the table.

Sex/Gender Reasons of infertility

The largest cell in the human body of a female is ______.

Match the parts of the given figure with the correct option.

  1 2 3 4 5
a. Fallopian tube Oviduct Uterus Cervix Vagina
b. Oviduct Cervix Vagina Ovary Vas deferens
c. Ovary Oviduct Uterus Vagina Cervix
d. Fallopian tube Ovary Cervix Uterus Vagina

What is true of gametes?

Estrogen is secreted by ______

After fertilization the ovary develops into ______.

The implantation of the embryo occurs at about ______ days of fertilization.

A neat labelled diagram describes the parts of a typical angiospermic ovule.

Name the part of the human female reproductive system where the following occurs.


Name the part of the human female reproductive system where the following occurs.


The stalk of the ovule is called a pedicle.

Development of mammary glands is controlled by ____________.

Identify the distal narrow part of the duct opening into the uterus.

All are internal genitalia in females. EXCEPT ______.

The development of lactiferous tubules during pregnancy is dependent on ____________.

Identify the layer of the uterine wall that undergoes changes during menstrual cycle.

During which process is the egg released from the Graafian follicle?

Which of the following is a permanent method of contraception in a human female?

The part of fallopian tube closest to the ovary is ______.

A sac shaped like an upside down pear with a thick lining and muscles in the pelvic area where a fertilized egg or zygote comes to grow into a baby is called ______.

Which of the following is a finger like structure and lies at the upper junction of the two labia minora above the urethral opening?

Where does the ovum receive the sperm?

Ovulation occurs under the influence of ______.

Bartholin’s glands are situated ______.

The second maturation division of the mammalian ovum occurs ______.

Bartholin’s glands are situated ______.

The opening of the vagina is often covered partially by a membrane called ______.

The embryo in humans gets nutrition from the mother’s blood with the help of a special tissue called ______ 

Tubectomy is carried out by blocking the ______ 

Fertilization occurs in human females when the sperms and ovum reach simultaneously at ______

Read the following and answer from given below:

During copulation, semen is released by the penis into the vegina. The motile sperms swim rapidly, fuse with the ovum in the ampullary region, resulting in fertilization. The haploid nucleus of sperm fuses with that of the ovum to form a diploid zygote.

What is the signifacance of fertilisation?

In human females, an event that reflects onset of reproductive phase is

Which among the following is not the function of testes at puberty?

  1. formation of germ cells
  2. secretion of testosterone
  3. development of placenta
  4. secretion of estrogen

In the given Figure label the parts and mention their functions

  1. Production of egg
  2. Site of fertilisation
  3. Site of implantation
  4. Entry of the sperms

Mother gives birth to a baby but the baby has characters of both parents. How is this possible?

State whether the following statement is True or False. If false, correct the statement :

In adult human females, a single mature egg is released into an oviduct every month.

How can we say that fish exhibits external fertilisation?

In rabbits, humans and other placental mammals, fertilization occurs in ______.

Anterior lobe of pituitary secretes:

Capacitation occurs in:

______ acts as a birth canal. 

Which is a pear-shaped muscular organ in females? 

What is the other name for fallopian tubes?

Progesterone is secreted by ______.

One mature ovum is released once every ______ days. 

______ receives the sperms and acts as a birth canal during childbirth. 

Match the following:

Ovaries Bean shape
Fallopian tubes Almond shape
Uterus Funnel – shape
Kidney pear-shaped

What is parturition?

In which part of the human female reproductive system do the following events take place?

Release of first polar body

In which part of the human female reproductive system do the following events take place?

Release of second polar body

______ is not a part of the female reproductive system in human beings.

Which part of the female reproductive system is paired incorrectly with its function?

The part of Fallopian tube closest to the ovary is ______.

Given below is a certain situation. Analyze and describe its possible impact on a person:

Placenta does not attach to the uterus optimally.

The ______ is also called the womb.

The______ is also called the womb.

The______ is also called the womb.

The ______ is also called the womb.

Sketch and label - Graafian follicle.

In absence of fertilization, corpus luteum degenerates into ______.

The _____ is also called the womb.

The ______ is also called the womb.


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