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2. What happens when the egg is not fertilised?

  • The lining of the womb is shed but the egg remains in the uterus
  • The dead egg and the womb lining are shed
  • The egg returns to the ovaries
  • The egg is released from the womb

3. What is the average length of the menstrual cycle?

  • 3 weeks
  • 28 days
  • 30 days
  • 29 days

4. Where are the hormones involved in the menstrual cycle created?

  • The pancreas
  • The brain
  • The pituary gland
  • The hippocampus

5. What is the disadvantage of the pill?

  • It can increase the risk of breast and cervical cancer if used for more than 5 years
  • It causes side effects such as vomiting
  • It can cause infertility
  • It can increase the risk of ovarian cancer


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