Science Circulatory System - Updated

What are the 5 functions of blood?
Click the card to flip 👆
1 / 23
Terms in this set (23)
ArteryCarries oxygenated blood away from the heartVeincarries deoxygenated blood to the heartCapillariesAllow materials to pass in and out of the bloodstreamDescribe the inside of a veinWide central tube, has valvesDescribe the inside of an arteryNarrow central tubeWhat does the right side of the heart do?Pumps blood to lungsWhat does the right side of the heart do?Pumps oxygenated blood from the lungs to all parts of the bodyName the four parts of the heartRight atrium, left atrium, right ventricle and left ventricleDescribe the vena cavaDeoxygenated blood from the body to the right atriumDescribe the pulmonary arteryDeoxygenated blood goes goes upward from the right ventricle to the lungsDescribe the aortaOxygenated blood goes upward from the left ventricle to the bodyDescribe the pulmonary veinOxygenated blood from lungs goes into the left atriumPulseThe surge of blood in an artery due to a heartbeat