021209homework - Homework due 2/12/09 Name _ 1. What are...

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Homework due 2/12/09 Name ______________________________ 1. What are the three compartments of water found in the body? What percentage of body water does each contain? 2. What are the blood and interstitial fluid collectively known as? What is another name for the interstitial fluid? What is another name for the intracellular fluid. 3. Which fluid compartments in the body contain protein? Which compartment is protein free? What purposes might the protein be serving in the compartments in which it is found. Which compartments would you think would be most critical for normal bodily functioning? What is the function of the protein-free compartment? 4. By what behavior does water get into the body? Where exactly does it go? What pressure allows water to go from the blood to the interstitial fluid? What pressure allows water to flow from the interstitial fluid back into the blood? 5. Draw an arteriole, capillary bed and venule. What are the blood pressures and osmotic pressures on either side of the capillary bed? In what direction is the net
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This note was uploaded on 11/03/2009 for the course BIOS 277 taught by Professor Nyby during the Spring '09 term at Lehigh University .

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