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Blood Questions #2

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Correct Answer

1. Increasing levels of HDL decreases risk of atherosclerosis.  True
False
2. Increasing levels of VLDL decreases risk of atherosclerosis  True
False
3. As blood moves farther and farther from the left ventricle, it has lower and lower blood pressure.  True
False
4. Blood in the renal artery has a higher blood pressure than blood in the renal vein.  True
False

5.Veins are always BLUE in color.

(Clue: pulmonary circut)

 True
False
6. Males generally have more erythrocytes than females (or - "males have thicker blood than females").  True
False
7.eukocytes can be found in the top layer of a hematocrit.  True
False
8. Erythrocytes are more numerous than leukocytes.  True
False
9. Arteriosclerosis is the exact same thing as atherosclerosis.  True
False
10. The myocardium is the contractile portion of the heart.  True
False

 
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