Blood: Functions And Properties Quiz! Trivia

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Blood: Functions And Properties Quiz! Trivia

Do you know blood functions and properties? Blood has several different functions, including conveying oxygen and nutrients to the tissues, forming blood clots so that there is no extreme blood loss, carrying antibodies to cells to help fight infection, and bringing waste products to the liver and kidneys can be removed from the body. This awesome quiz will tell you about blood functions and properties. Good luck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which is NOT a major function of the blood?
    • A. 

      Transportation of nutrients

    • B. 

      Regulation of blood pH

    • C. 

      Protection against disease infection

    • D. 

      Transportation of heat

    • E. 

      Production of oxygen

  • 2. 
    The normal average temperature of the blood is around?
    • A. 

      98.6OF

    • B. 

      100.4OF

    • C. 

      90.8OF

    • D. 

      89.6OF

    • E. 

      101.6OF

  • 3. 
    The normal pH range for blood is?
    • A. 

      7.35-8.5

    • B. 

      7.35-9.45

    • C. 

      6.35-7.35

    • D. 

      6.35-9.35

    • E. 

      7.35-7.45

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is not a component of blood?
    • A. 

      Blood plasma

    • B. 

      Formed elements

    • C. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • D. 

      Platelets

    • E. 

      White blood cells

  • 5. 
    The hematocrit is composed of?
    • A. 

      WBC

    • B. 

      Platelets

    • C. 

      RBC

    • D. 

      Plasma

    • E. 

      Proteins

  • 6. 
    How much of blood plasma is water (approximately)?
    • A. 

      95%

    • B. 

      91%

    • C. 

      88%

    • D. 

      80%

    • E. 

      50%

  • 7. 
    Which of the following plasma proteins plays a role in disease resistance?
    • A. 

      Albumins

    • B. 

      Globulins

    • C. 

      Fibrinogens

    • D. 

      Myoglobin

    • E. 

      Hemoglobin

  • 8. 
    Which of the following plasma proteins plays a role in blood clotting?
    • A. 

      Albumins

    • B. 

      Globulins

    • C. 

      Fibrinogens

    • D. 

      Prostaglandins

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    A hemocrit measures
    • A. 

      Percentage of RBC in packed blood

    • B. 

      Percentage of WBC in packed blood

    • C. 

      Percentage of platelets in packed blood

    • D. 

      Both a and b

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 10. 
    The process by which formed elements of the blood develop is called:
    • A. 

      Hematocritation

    • B. 

      Hemopoiesis

    • C. 

      Albumin genesis

    • D. 

      Immunology

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    A megakaryoblast will develop into?
    • A. 

      Red blood cell

    • B. 

      White blood cell

    • C. 

      Platelet

    • D. 

      Both b and c

    • E. 

      Any of the above

  • 12. 
    During hemopoiesis, some of the myeloid stem cells differentiate into?
    • A. 

      Progenitor cells

    • B. 

      Enzymes

    • C. 

      Plasma proteins

    • D. 

      Heme molecules

    • E. 

      Nitric oxide

  • 13. 
    This hormone stimulates the proliferation of red blood cells in the red bone marrow.
    • A. 

      EPO

    • B. 

      TPO

    • C. 

      Human growth hormone

    • D. 

      Calcitonin

    • E. 

      Follicle stimulating hormone

  • 14. 
    How many hemoglobin molecules are in each RBC?
    • A. 

      50 million

    • B. 

      100 million

    • C. 

      280 million

    • D. 

      320 million

    • E. 

      430 million

  • 15. 
    Ferritin is used to
    • A. 

      Transport iron

    • B. 

      Store iron

    • C. 

      Convert iron

    • D. 

      Synthesize iron

    • E. 

      Digest iron

  • 16. 
    A red blood cell’s function is?
    • A. 

      Nutrient transport

    • B. 

      Cytokine stimulation

    • C. 

      Blood cell proliferation

    • D. 

      Gas transport

    • E. 

      Disease resistance

  • 17. 
    A red blood cell without a nucleus is called a?
    • A. 

      Proerythroblast

    • B. 

      Cytokine

    • C. 

      Precursor cell

    • D. 

      Interleukin

    • E. 

      Reticulocyte

  • 18. 
    Which of the following is a phagocyte?
    • A. 

      Monocytes

    • B. 

      Platelet

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Eosinophil

  • 19. 
    Which of the following reduces blood loss?
    • A. 

      Erythrocyte

    • B. 

      Platelet

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Neutrophil

  • 20. 
    Which of the following promotes inflammation?
    • A. 

      Eosinophil

    • B. 

      Monocyte

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Neutrophil

  • 21. 
    Which of the following destroys antigen-antibody complexes?
    • A. 

      Eosinophil

    • B. 

      Monocyte

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Neutrophil

  • 22. 
    Which of the following destroys provides immune responses?
    • A. 

      Eosinophil

    • B. 

      Macrophage

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      Platelet

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is not an agranular leukocyte?
    • A. 

      Monocytes

    • B. 

      Macrophage

    • C. 

      Lymphocyte

    • D. 

      Basophil

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 24. 
    The process of a white blood cell squeezing between cells to exit the blood vessel is called
    • A. 

      Emigration

    • B. 

      Wandering

    • C. 

      Adhesion

    • D. 

      Hempoiesis

    • E. 

      Phagocytosis

  • 25. 
    Which of the following do mast cells not release?
    • A. 

      Heparin

    • B. 

      Histamine

    • C. 

      Nitric oxide

    • D. 

      Protease

    • E. 

      All of the above

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