Hematopoiesis: Definition & Process


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Hematopoiesis is the process of _____.

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1. Which of the following prompts the production of red blood cells?

2. Which type of leukocyte can myeloid progenitor cells NOT produce?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will measure your knowledge on hematopoiesis. You will need to understand why more blood cells are produced and what interleukins control.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

By using the assessment tools, you will comprehend:

  • Regulation of blood cell production
  • Causes of an increase of red blood cells
  • Function of interleukins
  • Another name for erythrocytes

Skills Practiced

The following proficiencies will be evaluated in the quiz and worksheet:

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about what controls the production of blood cells
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding an alternate term for erythrocytes
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding hematopoiesis and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

To fully understand information about hematopoiesis, review the related lesson called Hematopoiesis: Definition & Process. The lesson contains the following objectives:

  • Identify the different types of blood cells found in the body
  • Learn where blood cells are produced
  • Review the different hormones that control hematopoiesis