0 votes
in Biology by (48.1k points)

Mention one function for each of these hormones : 

(a) Thyroxin 

(b) Insulin 

(c) Adrenaline 

(d) Growth hormone

(e) Testosterone

1 Answer

+1 vote
by (47.6k points)
selected by
Best answer


Thyroxin regulates carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism in the body so as to provide the best balance for growth. 


  • Insulin regulates blood glucose levels. 
  • If insulin not secreted in an appropriate level it leads to rise in blood glucose level which results in many adverse effects on life processes. 


  • Adrenaline prepares our body for emergency situations. 
  • Adrenaline is also called as fight and flight hormone

Growth Hormone

Growth hormone is responsible for the growth and regulation of growth.


Testosterone is responsible for the expression of secondary sexual characters in the body.

Related questions

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.