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Ch 17: Lymphatic System Practice Questions

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Ch 17: Lymphatic System Practice Questions
Practice Test for the Ch 17 Exam, 2011

  
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1.  What fluid fills the spaces between the cells as seen in the diagram as A?
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2.  Which best describes a lymph node?
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3.  What organ is labeled A?
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4.  What is the difference between the two shaded areas?
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5.  Which organ receives immature T cells, then raises them to maturity- then releases them?
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6.  What is found in the spleen, red bone marrow and lymph nodes that fight microbes?
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7.  What makes the lymph fluid move through the body?
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8.  What happens in the lymph nodes as lymph flows through them
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9.  How does the spleen help the immune system?
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10.  How does the spleen help maintain blood?
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11.  What is the role of mucus in the immune system?
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12.  The role of the lacrimal glands is to ___
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13.  What is the role of cilia in the mucous membrane?
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14.  The role of the salivary glands is to ___
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15.  Which substance is secreted by glands, then deposited on the surface of the epidermal cells, where it makes a protective barrier against pathogens.
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16.  Which substance below uses pH to keep microbial invaders out of the cervical region?
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17.  How does fever affect microbes?
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18.  What passes through the urethra to clear it of microbes?
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19.  When tissue is inflammed, the tissue is warm.  Why?
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20.  When tissue is inflammed, the tissue is swollen.  Why?
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21.  Not long after sticking yourself with a pin, you see pus draining from the wound.  What is pus?
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22.  An antigen is...
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23.  Self tolerance is...
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24.  An autoimmune disease is..
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25.  Imagine that you are a pathogen in the human body.  Suddenly, a large cell approaches you.  The cell “reads” the antigens on your cell membrane, then it clamps on to you and prevents you from reproducing.  In a few hours, you die.  What kind of cell just killed you?
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26.  Aids is...
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27.  The HIV virus can be killed by which item?
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28.  As the body ages, the T-cells and B-cells become less responsive to ___
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29.  Which is true about the thymus?
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