5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Why is aspirin given to individuals who have had a stroke or heart attack?
- The heart is surrouned by a serous sac reinforced by dense connective tissue called the ?
- The human heart has 4 chambers, name them.
- What are erythrocytes?
- White blood cells (leukocytes) function is:
- a Pericardium
- b 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.
- c Defense against infection. They have a nucleus and live hours to days at a time.
- d Because aspirin, given in small doses, inhibits some of the platelet functions, like clotting formation.
- e Red blood cells that carry the oxygen-carrying protein pigment hemoglobin in the circulation.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Red blood cells (they have no nucleus; cannot reproduce)
- "Faucet" regulates blood pressure; delivers blood to the capillaries.
- 120 days about.
- The Cardiovascular System.
- Its an important communication and transport channel with networks, in the form of blood vessels, linking various tissues.
5 True/False questions
What is Heparin? → The clotting mechanism.
What is the anatomy of the "circulatory system"? → The HEART. Its primary function is to pump blood throughout the body; it keeps the blood circulating.
What are veins? → Function is to return deoxygenated blood to the heart; high amount of smooth muscle in walls.
The pericardium functions is ? → "Faucet" regulates blood pressure; delivers blood to the capillaries.
Two mechanisms that regulate the circulatory system are? → Its an important communication and transport channel with networks, in the form of blood vessels, linking various tissues.