Lymphatic System Quiz
A. P, Q, R
B. Q, R, S
C. P, R, S
D. P, Q, S
The tiny oval shaped lymph structure located throughout the body are known as?
A. Lymph nodes
C. Lymph fluid
Which colour is the lymphatic system?
If the valves in the lymphatic vessels stopped working, how would this disrupt homeostasis in the body?
A. Tissue fluid would flow backwards, potentially causing edema, or tissue fluid build-up
B. It would have no effect, because muscle action would still keep fluid flowing
C. There are no valves in the lymphatic vessels
D. Tissue fluid would flow too quickly, causing a heart attack due to the increased fluid flow to the heart
The structural difference between lymphatic capillary and blood capillary:
A. Lymph capillary is blind-ended
B. Lymph capillary is continous
C. Lymph capillary is thicker
D. Lymph capillary is green in color
The main collecting duct of the lymphatic system is the left lymphatic duct, also known as the ____.
A. jugular trunk
B. thoracic duct
C. subclavian artery
What organs does the Lymphatic system include?
A. Bone marrow, spleen, lymph nodes, tonsils, thymus, lymphatic vessels, Peyer patches in the small intestine, appendix
B. Bone marrow, tonsils, appendix, thymus, lymph nodes
C. Bone marrow, tonsils, appendix, thymus, lymph nodes
D. Lymph nodes, lymphatic vessels
_______________is located between left vetricle and left atrium.
A. Semilunar valve
B. Bicuspid valve
C. Tricuspid valve
The largest lymphatic structure is?
What do Lymph Nodes do?
A. Filter blood
B. Filter substances that travel through the lymphatic fluid
C. Filter lymph
A lymphatic structure located in the upper left quadrant of the abdomen is called ?
B. Lymph fluid
What is the Lymphatic System?
A. A vital part of the immune system
B. A vital part of the digestive system
C. A vital part of the nervous system
D. Also called the immune system
What part of the lymphatic system filters foreign material from blood and destroys old red blood cells?
C. Lymph nodes
D. Lymphatic vessels
Which of the following comparisons between a vein and lymphatic vessel is correct?
A. lymphatic vessel =Platelets present vein=Platelets absent
B. lymphatic vessel =Erythrocytes absent vein=Erythrocytesp resent
C. lymphatic vessel =Leucocytes absent vein=Leucocytes present
D. lymphatic vessel =Valves absent vein=Valves present
Which word best describes the relationship between the lymphatic system and the circulatory system?
What do Lymph Nodes contain?
How is lymph moved through lymphatic vessels?
A. Contraction of the small intestine
B. Contraction of the heart
C. Blood cells carry lymph through the vessels
D. Contraction of the skeletal muscle around the vessels
What does the Spleen look like?
A. A cube
B. A cone
C. A capsule
What is the function of Tonsils?
A. To prevent germs from getting in your mouth
B. To prevent germs from getting in your body
C. To disinfect
What is the medical term for watery fluid inside the lympathic vessels?
B. Tissue fluid
The fluid, originating from the blood capillary, that is formed in the spaces between the cells is known as:
A. interstitial fluid
Lymph enters the bloodstream from the collecting ducts at the:
B. Hepatic Veins
C. Pulmonary Veins
D. Subclavian Veins
Which system includes the Spleen and Tonsils?
Which of the following is not a function of the lymphatic system?
A. Lymph nodes destroy old red blood cells.
B. Lacteals transport fatty acids and glycerol from the small intestine.
C. Lymph vessels return interstitial fluid into the circulatory system
D. Lymph transports lymphocytes throughout the body
Which of the following is NOT the function of the lymphatic system?
A. Removes excess fluid from around organs
B. Circulates blood
C. Absorbs fats
D. Fights against infections
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