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Changes during Puberty
Adolescence is the period of life between the onset of puberty and reaching ___
Everyone will not have the same rate of increase in height, as the height of individuals is controlled by the genes inherited from
The larynx or voice box in boys grows during puberty and protrudes out, making it clearly visible, and is commonly called
During puberty, sweat glands become active and start producing more sweat. During puberty, pimples or acne appear due to increased action of
The testes start producing male gametes, called
also results in mental and intellectual maturity.
Percentage of full height at the age of 14 years in girls is __
Which of the following is incorrect?
Initially, girls grow faster than boys but by about 18 years of age, both reach their maximum height.
The rate of growth in height varies in different individuals.
Some may grow suddenly at puberty and then slow down, while others may grow gradually.
Height of an individual is more or less similar to that of his friends, because height depends on the environment in which a child grows.
In adolescent boys, sometimes their voice becomes hoarse due to ____.
Uncontrolled movement of voice muscles
Enlargement of the voice box
Which of the following changes marks the onset of puberty?
Increase in height
Change in pitch of voice
Capability of reproduction
Growing of moustache
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