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1. Roughly how much fluid leaks out of our small blood vessels into our tissues every day?

A.

7 Litres

B.

None of the answers are correct

C.

3 Litres

D.

No fluid leaves our blood vessels

E.

1 Litre

2. Which statement below includes some functions of our lymphatic system?

A.

Protein synthesis

B.

Release of insulin

C.

Secretion of bile into our digestive tract

D.

Control of fluid balance in the body as well as absorption of fat from the digestive system 

E.

Release of hormones around the body

3. The primary function of the lymphatic system is

A.

the transport of hormones.

B.

circulation of nutrients and dissolved gases.

C.

defending the body against both external and internal threats.

D.

the production and distribution of plasma proteins.

E.

the production and maturation of leukocytes.

4. What are “tonsils” composed of?

A.

Endocrine material only

B.

They are exactly the same as lymph nodes

C.

Fat only

D.

Lymphatic nodules and diffuse lymphatic tissue

E.

Lymphatic vessels

5. Which statement/s is/are TRUE?

A.

Small lymphatic vessels have very "leaky" (or permeable) walls and B-cells mature in bone marrow 

B.

T-cells mature in the bone marrow

C.

Our lymphatic vessels have no valves, so they conduct two directional flow

D.

Small lymphatic vessels have very "leaky" (or permeable) walls

E.

B-cells mature in the bone marrow

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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