BMS110 Chapter 8 Study Guide

BMS110 Chapter 8 Study Guide - BMS110 Section A/D/Z Fall...

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BMS110 Section A/D/Z Fall 2011 BMS110 Chapter 8 Study Guide 1. What type of tissue is blood and what are its components? a. Connective b. Plasma 2. What is the composition of blood (2 parts)? a. Plasma b. Formed elements i. Platelets ii. RBC iii. WBC 3. What are the cell types in blood (scientific name)? a. RBC (erythrocytes) b. WBC (leukocytes) c. Platelets (thrombocytes) 4. What is found in plasma? a. Mostly water (92%) b. Blood cells and platelets c. Proteins i. Albumins ii. Globulins iii. Fibrinogen d. Hormones e. Ions f. Nutrients g. Gases h. Communication molecules 5. What are the 3 major plasma proteins and what do they do? a. Albumins i. Most abundant ii. Plasma’s osmotic pressure as well as transportation b. Globulins i. transportation c. Fibrinogen i. Formation of blood clots 6. Name the 3-formed elements in blood and their functions. a. Erythrocytes (RBC) i. Transport oxygen b. Leukocytes (WBC) i. Defense and immunity 1
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BMS110 Section A/D/Z Fall 2011 ii. Spend most time in tissue c. Thrombocytes (Platelets) i. clotting 7. Know the precursor cell(s) that make the mature blood cells and where it is produced? a. Stem cells in bone marrow b. Megakaryocytes i. platelets 8. How does the structure of red blood cells relate to their function? a. Biconcave allowing more surface area to hold more oxygen 9. What are some characteristics of RBCs, Heme, and hemoglobin? a. Heme binds to one oxygen b. 4 hemes in one hemoglobin molecule c. Many hemoglobin molecules make up a RBC 10. How many oxygen are carried by each hemoglobin molecule and why?
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This note was uploaded on 04/03/2012 for the course BMS 110 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '11 term at Missouri State University-Springfield.

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BMS110 Chapter 8 Study Guide - BMS110 Section A/D/Z Fall...

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