Self-Test
(Check your answers in Appendix C.)
1.
Which organ produces formed elements?
a. spleen
b. red bone marrow
c. liver
d. kidney
Use this figure to answer questions 2-4.
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2.
Which of the labeled cells is an agranular white blood cell?
a.
A
b. B
c. C
d. D
A
D
3. Which of the labeled cells is an eosinophil?
a. A
b. B
c. C
d. D
4. Which of the formed elements labeled is involved in hemosta-
sis?
a.
A
b. B
c. C
d. D
5. A patient has a lung disease in which oxygen delivery to the
tissues is low. Which formed element would be elevated in
response to this condition?
a. monocyte
c. neutrophil
b. platelet
d. red blood cell
6. Clotting factors activate which of the following?
a. fibrinogen
b. thrombin
c. plasminogen
d. prothrombinase
7.
Which of the following tests would you use to diagnose an
infection?
a. reticulocyte count
b. differential WBC
c. hematocrit
d. blood typing
8.
Bilirubin is a by-product from the breakdown of which sub-
stance?
a.
fibrin
b.
globin
c. hemoglobin
d. thrombin
Use this figure to answer questions 9-10.
Anti-A serum
Anti-B serum
Untreated
blood
Treated with
anti-A serum
Treated with
anti-B serum
9.
What is the blood type of the sample shown in this figure?
a.
B
b. A
c. AB
d. 0
10. Which blood type would be the
b e s t
recipient of the donor
whose test results are shown?
a.
A
b. B
c. AB
d. 0
11. A multi-lobed nucleus is characteristic of which formed ele-
ment?
a. platelet
b. agranular white blood cell
c.
granular white blood cell
d.
red blood cell
12.
What blood protein transports iron freely through the blood?
a. hemoglobin
b. transferrin
c. prothrombin
d. fibrin
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The Cardiovascular System: Blood
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