5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Vascular System
- Circulatory System
- a Consists of the heart, arteries, veins, and capillaries for the distribution of the blood throughout the body.
- b The largest artery in the body.
- c Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body by means of the heart and blood vessels. Also known as cardiovascular system or vascular system.
- d Often referred to as the bodys pump. Muscular, cone-shaped organ that keeps the blood moving within the circulatory system.
- e Thin-walled, upper chamber of the heart through which blood is pumped to the ventricles. There is a right and a left.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Makes up the bulk of the brain.
- Affects the upper part of the face.
- Clear, yellowish fluid that circulates the lymph spaces of the body; carries waste and impurities away from the cells.
- The heart is enclosed by this membrane.
- Branches of this nerve innervate the taste buds, the skin of the external ear, and the salivary and lacrimal glands. Also controls facial expressions.
5 True/False questions
Reflex → Automatic nerve reaction to a stimulus that involves the movement of an impluse from a sensory receptor along the afferent neuron to the spinal cord and a responsive impluse back along an efferent neuron to a muscle, causing a reaction.
Posterior Auricular Artery → Affects the muscles behind the ear at the base of the skull.
Nervous System → Exceptionally well-organized system that is responsible for coordinating all the many activities that are performed by the body.
Pulmonary Circulation → Sends the blood from the heart to the lungs to be oxygenated
Eleventh Cranial Nerve → Is the chief motor nerve of the face. Also called the facial nerve.