IT's All About Blood Cells

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Blood Cells Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Many gland cells release their secretions by means of ___.
    • A. 

      Exocytosis

    • B. 

      Phagocytosis

    • C. 

      Receptor-mediated endocytosis

    • D. 

      Fluid-phase pinocytosis

    • E. 

      Cytokinesis

  • 2. 
    White blood cells engulf bacteria by means of
    • A. 

      Macrocytosis.

    • B. 

      Pinocytosis.

    • C. 

      Exocytosis.

    • D. 

      Phagocytosis.

    • E. 

      Active transport.

  • 3. 
    The red blood cells do not contain mitochondria, so these cells cannot
    • A. 

      Produce any ATP.

    • B. 

      Use glucose.

    • C. 

      Produce enzymes.

    • D. 

      Produce much ATP.

    • E. 

      Divide.

  • 4. 
    The movement of oxygen from the alveoli of the lungs into the bloodstream is an example of 
    • A. 

      Diffusion.

    • B. 

      Osmosis.

    • C. 

      Active transport.

    • D. 

      Bulk transport.

    • E. 

      Facilitated diffusion.

  • 5. 
    There is a higher concentration of potassium inside the cell than outside the cell because of 
    • A. 

      Facilitated diffusion.

    • B. 

      Exocytosis.

    • C. 

      Endocytosis.

    • D. 

      Osmosis.

    • E. 

      Sodium-potassium pump.

  • 6. 
     The majority of ATP produced by a cell is produced as the result of
    • A. 

      Glycolysis

    • B. 

      Krebs (citric acid) cycle

    • C. 

      Lactic acid

    • D. 

      Electron transport system

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Diffusion
    • A. 

      Depends upon a concentration gradient

    • B. 

      Results in net movement of molecules from regions of low concentration to regions of high concentration

    • C. 

      Is important for moving molecules over large distances in the body

    • D. 

      Requires energy in the form of ATP to be carried out

    • E. 

      Includes all of the choices

  • 8. 
    If a cell is placed in a hypotonic solution, it
    • A. 

      Will swell

    • B. 

      Will shrink

    • C. 

      Will stay the same size

    • D. 

      May swell, shrink or stay the same size, depending upon the concentration of the solution

  • 9. 
    Aerobic cellular respiration
    • A. 

      Occurs in the mitochondria.

    • B. 

      Produces ATP.

    • C. 

      Uses oxygen.

    • D. 

      All of these choices are correct.

  • 10. 
    Transcription involves _________, translation involves _______.
    • A. 

      Protein synthesis; mRNA synthesis

    • B. 

      MRNA synthesis; protein synthesis

    • C. 

      DNA replication; mRNA synthesis.

    • D. 

      Amino acids; nucleotides

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