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Ch 11 Heart

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What is the blood vessel called that takes blood into the right atrium? Vein
What is the blood vessel called that takes blood away from the heart? Artery
What is the blood vessel called that carries blood into the heart? Vein
What is the blood vessel called that is only 1 cell thick? Capillaries
What blood vessel do we have the most of in our bodies? Capillaries
What vessel delivers oxygen right up to the cells? Capillaries
What blood vessel has the highest pressure? Arteries
What blood vessel dumps blood into the left atrium? Vein
What system do our blood, blood vessels and heart make up? Circulatory system
What is the largest artery? Aorta
What are the smallest blood vessels called? Capillaries
What muscle in our body pumps our blood? Heart
What disease is caused by high blood pressure? Hypertension
What system does not have vessels? Open Circulatory System
What system has vessels to contain the blood? Closed Circulatory System
Which valve is located in the Aorta and Pulminary Artery? Semilunar
Which valve is located on the right side of the heart? Tricuspid
Which valve is located on the left side of the heart? Bicuspid
What is another name for the Tricuspid valve? Right AV
What is another name for the Bicuspid valve? Mitral
What separates the right and left side of the heart? Septum
Where does the Aorta take the blood to? Body
Where does the Pulminary Artery take the blood to? Lungs
Which side of the heart is loaded in oxygen? Left
Which side of the heart contains the wastes and carbon dioxide that the blood picks up? Right
What is the lower chamber of the heart called? Ventricle
What is the upper chamber of the heart called? Atrium
Where does the Pulminary Vein bring blood back from? Lungs
Where does the Vena Cava bring blood back from? Body
What acts as an animal's blood if they do not have a circulatory system? Water
What is the important thing that our blood carries to all body cells? Oxygen
What are the wastes called that the blood picks up? Carbon Dioxide
What chemical in tobacco narrows your blood vessels? Nicotine
What fatlike chemical is in certain foods that narrows your arteries? Cholesterol
What are the blood vessels called that carry blood inside the heart? Coronary Vessels
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