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Quiz 1

Quiz 1

This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1
1 A protein in the plasma which contributes to the osmotic pressure of blood is ________.
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Question 2
2 A woman with blood type O has a baby with type O. The father _______.
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Question 3
3 Active macrophages that work in long-term cleanup of tissues are called __________.
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Question 4
4 Although it carries much oxygen, __________ is more attracted to pesticides and carbon monoxide.
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Question 5
5 The normal pH of blood is in the range of____; therefore, a pH of 7.10 would be a condition called ____.
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Question 6
6 Which of the following is NOT a function of blood?
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Question 7
7 Each of the following is a characteristic of red blood cells EXCEPT that they ________.
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Question 8
8 Each of the following occurs when blood clots after a cut EXCEPT:
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Question 9
9 Fragments of megakaryocytes that rupture into pieces and are responsible for clotting are called ___________.
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Question 10
10 Hematopoiesis primarily occurs in:
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Question 11
11 In a normal sample of centrifuged blood, the buffy coat accounts for:
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Question 12
12 Neutrophils, eosinophils and basophils are alike in that they __________.
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Question 13
13 The fluid that leaks into the tissues from the blood is __________.
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Question 14
14 The largest of all the white blood cells (WBCs) is the:
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Question 15
15 Which of the following terms is unrelated to the others?
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Question 16
16 Which type of WBC has cytoplasm which appears as a thin rim around a spherical, or slightly indented, nucleus in histological microscopy?
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Question 17
17 Which type of WBC increases during allergic reactions and parasitic worm infections?
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Question 18
18 Which type of WBC releases histamine at sites of inflammation?
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Question 19
19 Unlike red blood cells, white blood cells _________.
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Question 20
20 When oxygen levels are low, the _______ is/are stimulated to release _________.
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