5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- aortic semilunar valve
- parietal layer
- bicuspid valve
- pericardial cavity
- a Where is 2/3 of the heart located to the left of?
- b The atrioventricular valve in the left ventricle with 2 flasks (cusps).
- c What is the space between the layers of the serous pericardium?
- d Valve in the left ventricle that guard the aorta.
- e The internal surface of the fibrous pericardium that consists of the layer of the serous pericardium. This is one of the layers of the serous pericardium itself.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The outermost layer of the wall of the heart and is the visceral layer of the serous pericardium (a single layer of flattened epithelium).
- The largest artery in the body; takes blood to the entire body.
- What is the name of the sac that covers the heart?
- Where does the apex (the bottom) of the heart point to?
- Fingerlike projections off the trabeculae carnae into the cavity. Their apexes have chordae tendinae that attach them to flaps of ventricles.
5 True/False questions
fossa ovalis → Which delivers blood, either oxygenated or not, to the heart; veins or arteries?
veins → Which ventricle is thicker, the right or the left?
ligamentum arteriosum → A small fibrous band that is a remnant of fetal circulation on the heart. It surrounds the SVC and the aorta.
pulmonary semilunar valve → Vessels that bring blood from the lungs into the left atrium.
pulmonary veins → Large artery that takes blood away from the heart (via the left ventricle) and to the lungs.