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Cardiac AMP

Cardiac foldables 1-4

The heart is located above what muscle? Above the diaphragm
The heart provides power for _____? Pumping blood.
What is the largest artery? The aorta
The artery sends oxygenated blood ____ from the heart. Away from the heart
Capillaries connect _____ to _____. Arteries to veins
What exchanges oxygen and carbon dioxide. Capillaries.
What are the largest veins? The Superior and Inferior Venae Cavae
What are the functions of veins? Transports deoxygenated blood back to the heart?
Oxygenated blood is carried by what blood vessels? Arteries
Is oxygenated blood lighter or darker than deoxygenated blood? Darker
Deoxygenated blood is carried by what blood vessels? Veins
Is deoxygenated blood lighter or darker than oxygenated blood? Lighter
What is the pericardium? The double-walled membrane sac surrounding the heart?
What is the function of the pericardium? The sac that surrounds the heart and protects it?
What is the purpose of pericardial fluid? Prevents friction
Where is pericardial fluid found? In the pericardium.
What is the most external layer of the heart? The epicardium
What is the inner layer of the pericardial sac? The epicardium
What is the myoardium? The midle and thickest layer of the heart.
What is myocardium made of? Cardiac muscle
What layer of the heart has contact with the blood? The endocardium
What is the endocardium? The lining of the heart
Created by: sanjana618



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