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2. Which other hormones are involved in the menstrual cycle?

  • Protease and progesterone
  • Testosterone
  • LH (Lutenising hormone) and progesterone
  • Progesterone and testosterone

3. What does FSH do?

  • Starts a period
  • Causes the ovaries to make oestrogen
  • Makes the egg mature
  • Makes the ovaries release an egg

4. Why does the pill prevent the release of LH?

  • It means that mature eggs can't be released
  • It stops period pain
  • It stops eggs maturing
  • It slows down the maturing of eggs

5. Why does the pill thin the lining of the womb?

  • It makes an egg less likely to be released
  • It makes it less likely to accept a fertilised egg
  • It makes periods less painful
  • It makes it harder for eggs to mature


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