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Joseph Leonard – 3/19/08 – p937,939,940 questions and indexed 1. 937 – 1 What other system besides the cardiovascular is in the circulatory system? 2. 937 – 1 What system returns fluids that have collected in the tissue to the bloodstream? 3. 937 – 1 Where do these fluids go after they pass through the capillary walls? 4. 937 – 2 What is lymph? 5. 937 – 2 What are lymph vessels similar in structure to? 6. 937 – 2 What is the difference between blood vessels and lymph vessels? 7. 937 – 2 Does the lymphatic system have a central pump like the cardiovascular? 8. 937 – 2 How is lymph moved through the vessels? 9. 937 – 2 Do larger lymph vessels have valves to prevent backward moving? 10. 937 – 3 What are the characteristics of lymph in the lymph vessels? 11. 937 – 3 What are lymph nodes? 12. 937 – 3 What is the function of lymph nodes? 13. 937 – 3 What are lymphocytes? 14. 937 – 3 Why do lymph nodes become inflamed a person has an infection? 15. 939 – 1 What constitutes the transport system of the cardiovascular system?
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Unformatted text preview: 16. 939 1 What are the two main functions of the blood? 17. 939 2 what is the composition of blood? 18. 939 2 How much blood does an average healthy adult have? 19. 939 3 What is the liquid medium of the blood? 20. 939 3 What is 90% of the blood made up of? 21. 939 3 From where do cells derive their nourishment? 22. 939 3 What carries hormones and brings waste to the kidneys and lungs? 23. 939 4 Which protein plays an important part of regulation of osmotic pressure? 24. 939 5 What is the technical term for red blood cells? 25. 939 5 What cells do reed blood cells produce that are high in iron? 26. 940 1 Why can red blood cells not divide? 27. 940 2 What is a technical term for white blood cells? 28. 940 3 How do white blood cells differ in structure from red blood cells? 29. 940 4 What are phagocytes? 30. 940 4 What are proteins that help to destroy substances?...
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