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

JC Circulatory

Quiz yourself by thinking what should be in each of the black spaces below before clicking on it to display the answer.
        Help  

Term
Definition
Heart   organ in the body that pumps blood around the body  
red blood cell   blood cell that carries oxygen around the body  
haemoglobin   molecule, made of iron in the red blood cell, to carry oxygen  
white blood cell   fights infection  
platelets   blood cell which forms clots and scabs and prevents bleeding out  
plasma   liquid part of the blood - carries gases, nutrients, wastes etc  
artery   carries oxygenated blood away from the heart. Description: has thick wall, thin lumen, blood under high pressure  
vein   carries deoxygenated blood to the heart. Description: has thin wall, large lumen, valves  
capillary   tiny blood vessel one cell thick that connects arteries and veins  
atrium   these are the top two chambers of the heart  
ventricle   these are the bottom two chambers of the heart  
septum   middle wall of the heart separates oxygenated and deoxygenated blood  
cardiac muscle   special type of muscle the heart is made of - never tires  


   






 
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
Created by: msbrowne