| A drastic change in the metabolic rate of a human would most likely result from the|
oversecretion of the salivary glands
overproduction of auxins
deterioration of the skeletal system
malfunction of the endocrine glands
Correct Answer Number: 4
Explanation: The thyroid gland, located in the neck, is an endocrine gland that secretes hormones directly into the bloodstream. The hormone thyroxine regulates the rate of metabolism, or how fast or slow you perform life functions. Salivary glands produce enzymes to break down carbohydrates, auxins are the names of plant hormones, and the skeletal system allows us to move.