130)The most abundant plasma protein is130)A)albumin.B)fibrinogen.C)transferrin.D)antibodies.E)hemoglobin.131)Proteins in the blood for defense are called131)132)The plasma protein involved in blood clotting is132)133)You have spent 24 hours traveling from the U.S to New Zealand, on quite a few airplanes withmany stops. Because of the stress, changes in time zones, and short blocks of time between planes,you find yourself tired with a headache when you arrive. You are severely dehydrated. Ahematocrit value on your blood would be ________ than normal because ________.133)134)Reticulocytes complete their development into ________ in the circulation.134)A)erythrocytesB)neutrophilsC)macrophagesD)thrombocytesE)megakaryotes19
135)________ is responsible for the RBC's ability to transport oxygen and CO2.135)136)The condition in which the oxygen-carrying capacity of blood is reduced, owing to a low bloodhemoglobin concentration, is called136)137)Erythropoiesis is stimulated by a kidney-derived hormone called137)138)Plasma extenders are used to138)A)keep blood volume normal.B)carry oxygen to the tissues.C)maintain the normal blood pH.D)keep blood volume normal and maintain osmotic pressure.E)maintain the normal osmotic pressure of blood.139)Which of the following statements istrueregarding the ABO blood types and the Rh blood types?139)
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