EXERCISES, LESSON 5
INSTRUCTIONS: Answer the following exercises by marking the lettered response that
best answers the exercise, by completing the incomplete statement, or by writing the
answer in the space(s) provided.
After you have completed all of these exercises, turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at
the end of the lesson and check your answers. For each exercise answered incorrectly,
reread the material referenced with the solution.
The size of the uterus usually reaches its peak in growth at:
a. 30 weeks of gestation.
b. 34 weeks of gestation.
36 weeks of gestation.
d. 38 weeks of gestation.
Mechanical stretching and alterations in hormonal balance are responsible for
changes in the _______________ system.
The breast begins to produce ________________ about the 16th week of
The average amount of blood lost during delivery is _______ to _______ cc.