General Science Module 14
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Blood vessels that carry blood back to the heart
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
tiny, thin-walled blood vessels that allow the exchange of gases and nutrients between the blood and the cells of the body
Starting with the vena cava, state the correct blood flow through the heart to the body and back:
right atrium, right ventricle, left atrium, left ventricle
From which chamber of the heart does deoxygenated blood leave on its way to the lungs?
What makes up the majority of blood:
the process by which blood becomes thick and stops flowing, seals wounds
What cells aid the blood clotting process
What blood cells fight disease
white blood cells
What blood cells contain hemoglobin?
red blood cells
little round sacs covered in capillaries
When you exhale air travels
from the lungs, into the trachea, up the larynx, to the pharynx and out the mouth or nose
What is the only blood vessels in which oxygen exchange occurs?
What are xylem
Tubes that carry water; water travels upwards from roots to leaves
Where are blood cells produced?