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Anatomy And Physiology- Blood Quiz Ch.16

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This quiz is designed to show how much students of Anatomy and physology (part two) know about Chapter 16, the Blood.

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  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Hematopoiesis

    • B. 

      Fibrinolysis

    • C. 

      Leukopoiesis

    • D. 

      Leukopenia

    • E. 

      Thrombocytopenia

  • 2. 
    This blood disease where hemoglobin becomes spiky and sharp due to a change in just one of the 287 amino acids in a beta chain of a globin molecule.These wrongly shaped blood cells tend to rupture easily and dam up blood vessels, preventing accurate oxygen flow to the body.
    • A. 

      Infectious Mononucleosis

    • B. 

      Leukemia

    • C. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • D. 

      Sickle-Cell Anemia

    • E. 

      Hemophilia

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Hemorrhagic

    • B. 

      Hemolytic

    • C. 

      Aplastic

    • D. 

      Reticulo

    • E. 

      Iron-deficiency

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Neutrophils

    • B. 

      T-cells

    • C. 

      Monocytes

    • D. 

      B-cells

    • E. 

      Lymphoblasts

  • 5. 
    This type of lymphocyte gives rise to plasma cells, which produce antibodies that are released into the blood.
    • A. 

      Neutrophills

    • B. 

      B cells

    • C. 

      Monocytes

    • D. 

      T cell

    • E. 

      Lymphoblasts

  • 6. 
    Macrophages are all of the following accept:
    • A. 

      Actively phagogenic

    • B. 

      Crucial in the body's defense against viruses, certain intracellular bacterial parasites, and chronic infections.

    • C. 

      Provide a rough index of the rate at which RBCs are produced.

    • D. 

      Activate lymphocytes to mount the immune responce

    • E. 

      Monocytes differentiate into these.

  • 7. 
    Leukopoeisis is which of the following?
    • A. 

      The production of WBCs stimulated by chemical messengers.

    • B. 

      An abnormally low WBC count, commonly induced by drugs.

    • C. 

      A group of cancerous conditions involving WBCs.

    • D. 

      A type of leukemia involving abnormal myeloblasts.

    • E. 

      The ability of a WBC to slip out of capillary blood vessels.

  • 8. 
    Leukopenia is what?
    • A. 

      The production of WBCs stimulated by chemical messengers.

    • B. 

      An abnormally low WBC count commonly induced by drugs.

    • C. 

      A group of cancerous conditions involving WBCs.

    • D. 

      A type of leukemia involving abnormal myeloblasts.

    • E. 

      The ability of a WBC to slip out of capillary blood vessels.

  • 9. 
    Leukemias are:
    • A. 

      The production of WBCs stimulated by chemical messengers.

    • B. 

      An abnormally low WBC count commonly induced by drugs.

    • C. 

      A group of cancerous conditions involving WBCs.

    • D. 

      WBCs that protect the body from damage by bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins and tumor cells.

    • E. 

      The ability of a WBC to slip out of capillary blood vessels.

  • 10. 
    A leukocyte is:
    • A. 

      The production of WBCs stimulated by chemical messengers.

    • B. 

      An abnormally low WBC count commonly induced by drugs.

    • C. 

      A group of cancerous conditions involving WBCs.

    • D. 

      WBCs that protect the body from damage by bacteria, viruses, parasites, toxins and tumor cells.

    • E. 

      The ability of a WBC to slip out of capillary blood vessels.

  • 11. 
    This type of Leukemia is chronic and slow moving because it involves proliferation of later cell stages.
    • A. 

      Chronic Leukemia

    • B. 

      Lymphocytic Leukemia

    • C. 

      Myelocytic Leukemia

    • D. 

      Slow Moving Leukemia

    • E. 

      Acute leukemia

  • 12. 
    Meaning "leaping across," this term refers to the ability of WBCs to slip out of capillary blood vessels.
    • A. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • B. 

      Leukopenia

    • C. 

      Leukopoiesis

    • D. 

      Fibrinolysis

    • E. 

      Diapedesis

  • 13. 
    This is a bleeding disorder where the number of circulating platelets is deficient, causing spontaneous bloodinf from small blood vessels all over the body.
    • A. 

      Erythropenia

    • B. 

      Leukopenia

    • C. 

      Leukemia

    • D. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • E. 

      Diapedesis

  • 14. 
    A universal donor is a person who theoretically:
    • A. 

      Has type A blood

    • B. 

      Has type B blood

    • C. 

      Has type AB blood

    • D. 

      Has type O blood

    • E. 

      Has a negative blood type

  • 15. 
    This term refers to several different hereditary bleeding disorders that involve prolonged bleeding into tissues from even minor tissue trauma, which can be life threatening.
    • A. 

      Anemia

    • B. 

      Leukemia

    • C. 

      Hemophilia

    • D. 

      Thrombocytopenia

    • E. 

      Diapedesis

  • 16. 
    The percentage of a blood's individual formed elements in comparison to the blood as a whole is known as:
    • A. 

      An embolism

    • B. 

      The hematocrit

    • C. 

      An embolus

    • D. 

      The heparin

    • E. 

      A thrombus

  • 17. 
    An embolism is which of the following:
    • A. 

      The percentage of a blood's individual formed elements in comparison to the blood as a whole.

    • B. 

      An embolus that is trapped in a narrow blood vessel.

    • C. 

      A thromboembolic condition

    • D. 

      A side effect of aspirin

    • E. 

      A type of laceration

  • 18. 
    A CBC, or complete blood count is:
    • A. 

      Routinely ordered during physical examinations and before hospital admissions.

    • B. 

      Includes counts of different types of formed elements, a hematocrit, measurements of hemoglobin content and size of RBCs

    • C. 

      Provide a comprehensive picture of general health in relation to normal blood values.

    • D. 

      A and C only

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    This is composed largely of a soft network of reticular connective tissue bordering on wide blood capillaries. It produces different numbers of each blood type as needed in responce to body needs and regulatory factors.
    • A. 

      Kidneys

    • B. 

      White bone Marrow

    • C. 

      Liver

    • D. 

      Red Bone marrow

    • E. 

      Leukocyte

  • 20. 
    This is a drug that inhibits thromboxane A2 formation. Studies show that, over several years, men taking low doses of this showed a 50% reduction in incidences of heart attack.
    • A. 

      Embolus

    • B. 

      Thromboxan

    • C. 

      Protein C

    • D. 

      Aspirin

    • E. 

      Vitamin C

  • 21. 
    This is a straw colored, stickey fluid 90% composed of water, found in blood.
    • A. 

      RBCs

    • B. 

      Plasma

    • C. 

      WBCs

    • D. 

      Platelets

    • E. 

      Antibodies

  • 22. 
    This is the protein that makes RBCs red. It binds easily with oxygen molecules and most oxygen being transported in the blood is bound to this.
    • A. 

      Hemoglobin

    • B. 

      Globulin

    • C. 

      Platelets

    • D. 

      T cells

    • E. 

      Plasma

  • 23. 
    The process of RBC production is called:
    • A. 

      Hemopoeisis

    • B. 

      Leukopoeisis

    • C. 

      Erythropoeisis

    • D. 

      Hematopoeisis

    • E. 

      Monopoeisis

  • 24. 
    This type of agranulocyte contains a "U" shaped nucleus. They differentiate into macrophages which protect against viruses, certain intracellular bacterial parasites, and chronic infections.
    • A. 

      Lymphocyte

    • B. 

      Monocyte

    • C. 

      Neutrophil

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Eosinophil

  • 25. 
    Which of the following is/are NOT a type(s) of granulocyte? (may choose more than one answer)
    • A. 

      Eosinophil

    • B. 

      Neutrophil

    • C. 

      Monocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Lymphocyte