5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What are arteriolles?
- The circulatory system is commonly known as what?
- Death and destruction of blood cells last how long?
- What is the anatomy of the "circulatory system"?
- Red Blood Cells are formed where?
- a A few days to a couple of months.
- b "Faucet" regulates blood pressure; delivers blood to the capillaries.
- c In the bone marrow, according to the needs of the body.
- d The Cardiovascular System.
- e The HEART. Its primary function is to pump blood throughout the body; it keeps the blood circulating.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Neural and Endocrine
- It rests on the diaphragm, wedged between the lungs in the mediastinum of the thorax (mediastinum is the part of the thoracic cavity located between the lungs).
- right atrium- it fills the right ventricle with blood.
right ventricle - pumps to lungs
left atrium - it fills the right ventricle
left ventricle - pumps blood to systemic circulation.
- Its oxygen carrying component of red blood cells.lt gives the cells their red color. It helps transport oxygen as well as carbon dioxide. It is also a buffer, preventing rapid changes in the blood pH.
5 True/False Questions
What are erythrocytes? → Red blood cells that carry the oxygen-carrying protein pigment hemoglobin in the circulation.
What is Heparin? → The clotting mechanism.
How is the blood supplied to the heart? → By the coronary arteries.
What is plasma? → Fluid part of the blood, comprises 55% of the total blood volume and consists primarily of water (91.5%).
Why is aspirin given to individuals who have had a stroke or heart attack? → True!