PBS 4.1-4.2 Study Guide
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After blood comes into the right atrium, it passes through what to get to the right ventricle?
After leaving the right ventricle, the blood goes to through the pulmonary valve to the...
pulmonary artery leads to the...
the blood comes back to the heart into the left atrium from the...
blood flows through this valve to get into the left ventricle
this vessel takes blood from the left ventricle and sends it all throughout the body
this valve is between the left ventricle and the aorta
blood comes back into the heart from the body through
the inferior/superior vena cava
the left side of the heart contains _____ blood and the right side of the heart contains _____ blood
the thickest part of the heart pumps the most blood
this artery carries blood away from the heart, but does not carry oxygen
the test used to measure the electrical activity of the heart
this is the pressure on the walls of the blood vessels when the heart is contacting/pumping
the lower number on a blood pressure reading: a normal number is below 80
the study of the heart is
the place where the electrical current starts and is considered the heart's pacemaker
the p-wave correlates with which event
the t-wave correlates with which event
this test is used to view the blood vessels and uses x-ray and ink
what would decrease a person's heart rate