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A protein that binds oxygen and is found in red blood cells is Selected Answer: B. hemoglobin Correct Answer: B. hemoglobin Acute mountain sickness (AMS) does not Selected Answer: B. occur as frequently with gradual acclimatization to altitude Correct Answer: B. occur as frequently with gradual acclimatization to altitude Which of the following is not an adjustment that occurs in persons who live at sea level either immediately or within the first 24 hours after arriving at altitude? Selected Answer: D. a significant increase in the total number of circulating red blood cells Erythropoietin is a hormone released by the kidney that regulates red blood cell production in the red bone marrow. Selected Answer: True
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Correct Answer: True Considerable evidence supports the idea that endurance training at altitude improves endurance performance at altitude. Selected Answer: True Which of the following is not an expected adaptation after a month at altitude? Selected Answer: D. a decrease in the number of capillaries in skeletal muscles
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