• 1. 
    Where was Doctor Charles Drew born?

  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Toledo, Ohio
  • Portland, Maine
  • 2. 
    What was Charles Drew's main interest in high school?

  • Music
  • Math
  • Science
  • Sports
  • 3. 
    What area of medicine was Charles Drew most interested in during medical school?

  • Cancer research
  • Pediatrics
  • Brain surgery
  • Blood and blood transfusions
  • 4. 
    Charles Drew became the first African-American to earn a Doctor of Medical Science degree from what university?

  • Columbia University
  • Harvard
  • University of North Carolina
  • Carnegie Melon
  • 5. 
    What is blood plasma?

  • The part of blood that carries oxygen
  • Tiny blood cells that help the blood to clot in order to stop bleeding
  • The cells in blood that help fight diseases
  • The liquid portion of blood
  • 6. 
    Doctor Charles Drew helped Britain develop a blood bank during what war?

  • Gulf War
  • World War II
  • Revolutionary War
  • Cold War
  • 7. 
    Why did Charles Drew resign as the director of the American Red Cross?

  • He was asked to separate black people's blood from white people's blood
  • He felt it was time to retire
  • He never retired, but he died from a car crash while on the job
  • He wanted to go into research full time
  • 8. 
    True or False: In order for a blood transfusion to work, the blood types must be different.

  • TRUE
  • 9. 
    What could be done to blood plasma to make it easier to ship?

  • It could be dried
  • It could be mixed with alcohol
  • It could be diluted with water
  • All of the above
  • 10. 
    TRUE or False: Charles Drew used existing research into blood to develop ways to mass produce blood plasma.

  • TRUE
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