Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Heart

QuestionAnswer
Vena Cava Two large blood vessels that drain oxygen poor blood from the veins into the right side of the heart.
Pulmonary Artery Carry blood to the lungs from the heart.
Pulmonary Veins Carry blood from the lungs to the heart.
Atria Superior heart chambers that receive blood from the veins.
Ventricles Inferior heart chambers that discharge blood to the arteries.
Aorta The major systemic artery that arises from the left ventricle of the heart.
Apex The inferior point of the heart that is in the direction of the left hip and rests on the diaphragm.
Tricuspid Valve The right atrioventricular valve that allows blood to flow from the right atrium to the right ventricle.
Bicuspid (Mitral) Valve The left atrioventricular valve that allows blood to flow from the left atrium to the left ventricle.
Epicardium A serous membrane that tightly hugs the external surface of the heart and is actually part of the heart wall.
Pulmonary Valve The semilunar valve that allows blood to flow from the right ventricle to the pulmonary arteries.
Aortic Valve The semilunar valve that allows blood to flow from the left ventricle to the aorta.
Created by: kajones97