Immunology And the Body's Defenses Against Pathogens: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Type IV hypersensitivity is also known as:

Question 2 2. Why is the thymus important?

Question 3 3. The least common granulocyte is a:

Question 4 4. Although mast cells are a type of phagocyte that is a part of the innate immune system, they also play a role in adaptive immunity. In this latter role, mast cells are prominently involved in _____.

Question 5 5. Sara is in the last trimester of her pregnancy. During this time, her body is transferring her antibodies to her baby. This action, which will temporarily protect the infant from disease, is an example of:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a function of the complement system?

Question 7 7. Granulocytes are:

Question 8 8. What are complements?

Question 9 9. Why are blood marrow and the thymus considered to be the primary tissue and organ of the lymphatic system?

Question 10 10. _____ occurs when antibodies coat a cell in order to increase its likelihood of phagocytosis.

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Question 11 11. The principal antibodies involved in type II hypersensitivity are:

Question 12 12. A membrane attack complex is most like which of the following?

Question 13 13. Immune complexes:

Question 14 14. Why is the release of Histamine such an important factor during the body's response to a foreign invader?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements best describes why the lymphatic system is known as the body's immune system?

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Question 16 16. A principle characteristic of T and B lymphocytes is immune memory. A memory cell does which of the following?

Question 17 17. An activated B-cell that produces antibodies is called a _____.

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about cytotoxic T cells is FALSE?

Question 19 19. Which of the following statements about granulocytes is TRUE?

Question 20 20. _____ is a dimer or combination of two monomers, while _____ is a pentamer or a combination of five monomers.

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Question 21 21. If you have Type B blood, which antibodies would your body produce?

Question 22 22. How are Immunoglobulin G (IgG) and Immunoglobulin M (IgM) different?

Question 23 23. Getting sick with the flu will lead to:

Question 24 24. Which of the following are examples of type III hypersensitivity:

Question 25 25. An example of type IV hypersensitivity is:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT a property of the innate immune system?

Question 27 27. The main cells involved in type I hypersensitivity are:

Question 28 28. Myasthenia Gravis causes:

Question 29 29. What is least likely to happen when an allergen binds to the Immunoglobulin E?

Question 30 30. Each antibody that is produced by a plasma cell is:

Immunology And the Body's Defenses Against Pathogens: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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