Q.5:- What is the difference between lymph and blood?
|It is red-coloured fluid||It is a colourless fluid.|
|It contains plasma and lesser number of WBCs and platelets.||It contains plasma, RBCs, WBCs, and platelets.|
|Its plasma lacks proteins.||Its plasma has proteins, calcium, and phosphorus.|
|It transports nutrients from the tissue cells to the blood, through lymphatic vessels.||It transports nutrients and oxygen from one organ to another.|
|It helps in body defence and is a part of the immune system.||It helps in the circulation of oxygen and carbon dioxide.|
|The flow of lymph is slow.||The flow of blood in the blood vessels is fast.|