Articles > Quizzes & Surveys > Hormone Production – Quiz Hormone Production – Quiz Quiz Choose the correct word/phrases inside the parenthesis to complete the text. Hormones are produced by the glands in the (circulatory system/endocrine system). They are released to reach the target cells. They bind to the receptors in the (cell wall/cell membrane). In humans, there are three general categories of hormones. They are peptide hormones, amino acid derivatives, and (nucleic acids/steroids). An example of hormone is (growth hormone/cortisone) that is involved in regulating growth. Another is (cortisone/epinephrine) that is released by the adrenal medulla during "fight or flight" response. Send Your Results (Optional) Your Name To Email Time is Up!