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Circulatory system - The body's transport system
Circulatory System
Heart
Atrium
Pacemaker
carries needed substances (oxygen and nutrients) to cells and…
Hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.…
upper chamber of the heart that receives and holds blood that…
Sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract
Circulatory System
carries needed substances (oxygen and nutrients) to cells and…
Heart
Hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.…
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Circulatory System: Body's Transport System
Cardiovascular System
Atrium
Pacemaker
Ventricle
Carries needed substances to cells and carries waste products…
Receives blood that comes into the heart.
A group of cells that send out signals that make the heart mu…
Pumps blood out of the heart.
Cardiovascular System
Carries needed substances to cells and carries waste products…
Atrium
Receives blood that comes into the heart.
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Cardiovascular/Circulatory System - The Body's Transportation System
cardiovascular or circulatory system
needed materials
waste products
heart
carries needed substances to cells and carries waste products…
oxygen, glucose, immune system cells
co2
a hollow, muscular organ about the size of your fist; located…
cardiovascular or circulatory system
carries needed substances to cells and carries waste products…
needed materials
oxygen, glucose, immune system cells
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Circulatory (cardiovascular) System:transportation highway for the entire body
Function of the heart
Arteries
Veins
Capillaries
Rhythmic contractions pumps blood throughout the body
blood vessels that transport blood away from the heart to the…
blood vessels that transport blood from capillaries back to t…
*tiny blood vessels that transport blood from arteries to vei…
Function of the heart
Rhythmic contractions pumps blood throughout the body
Arteries
blood vessels that transport blood away from the heart to the…
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Chapter 11: The Circulatory System Transports Materials Through the Body
Aneurysm
Angioplasty
Aorta
Aortic Valve
A bulge in the wall of an artery.
A technique used to expand and prevent the artery from closin…
Artery that supplies oxygen-rich blood to all the Systems of…
Valve between the left ventricle and the aorta.
Aneurysm
A bulge in the wall of an artery.
Angioplasty
A technique used to expand and prevent the artery from closin…
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30.1: The Circulatory System Transports Materials throughout the Body
Blood
Blood Vessels
Heart
Red Blood Cells
1. Liquid circulating through your body that is considered co…
1. "Pipes" that transport blood in closed circuit.... 2. Three m…
1. "Pump" that pushes the blood through the blood vessels. ... 2…
1. Most numerous type of cel in blood.... 2. Carries oxygen and…
Blood
1. Liquid circulating through your body that is considered co…
Blood Vessels
1. "Pipes" that transport blood in closed circuit.... 2. Three m…
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transport of materials within the internal environment for exchange with cells is fascilitated by the structure of open and closed circulatory systems according to different metabolic requirements of organisms and differing environments
why animals above a certain size requi…
function of 3 major components of circ…
difference between open and closed cir…
in closed circulatory systems why is d…
diffusion is inefficient and too slow to supply all of the ce…
- blood vessels: closed network to transport blood, heart: a…
open- blood pumped into spaces in body acvity then reenters h…
double- higher pressure, faster circulation, efficient O2 del…
why animals above a certain size requi…
diffusion is inefficient and too slow to supply all of the ce…
function of 3 major components of circ…
- blood vessels: closed network to transport blood, heart: a…
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The Circulatory System
Superior Vena Cava
Inferior Vena Cava
Right Atrium
Tricuspid Valve
On the right side of the heart what is letter "A" ?
On the right side of the heart what is letter "G" ?
On the right side of the heart what is letter "D" ?
On the right side of the heart what is letter "E" ?
Superior Vena Cava
On the right side of the heart what is letter "A" ?
Inferior Vena Cava
On the right side of the heart what is letter "G" ?
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Circulatory System
Inferior Vena Cava
Systemic circulation
septum
arteries
Brings deoxygenated blood from the lower portion of the body…
The pathway that carries blood from the heart to all parts of…
The muscle that separates the two sides of the heart
These carry oxygenated blood
Inferior Vena Cava
Brings deoxygenated blood from the lower portion of the body…
Systemic circulation
The pathway that carries blood from the heart to all parts of…
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Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
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Transport and the Circulatory System
transport is carried out by_________
lymph
red blood cells
hemoglobin
blood and lymph
colorless fluid that contain white blood cells, come from lym…
contain hemoglobin
protein that carries oxygen
transport is carried out by_________
blood and lymph
lymph
colorless fluid that contain white blood cells, come from lym…
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Human Body- Circulatory System
Heart
Septum
Pulse
Plasma
size of your fist, located in center of chest between lungs,…
Separates the left and right sides of the heart
Felt when arteries expand as blood is forced through them by…
a yellowish liquid, brings food to body cells and takes away…
Heart
size of your fist, located in center of chest between lungs,…
Septum
Separates the left and right sides of the heart
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The Circulatory System
Vein
Artery
Capillary
Cardiac or cardio-
The blood vessel used to carry blood TO the heart
The blood vessel used to carry blood AWAY from the heart
Small blood vessels used to connect the arteries and the veins
A word which means: "relating to the heart".
Vein
The blood vessel used to carry blood TO the heart
Artery
The blood vessel used to carry blood AWAY from the heart
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5th grade circulatory and heart (cardiovascular) system
artery
blood
circulatory system
heart
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart to othe…
the fluid that circulates through humans. It provides nutrien…
its main function is to transport blood and nutrients around…
part of circulatory system, it pumps blood through entire body
artery
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart to othe…
blood
the fluid that circulates through humans. It provides nutrien…
Circulatory System
All cells need these
What carries food to the cells?
What part of blood carries oxygen to t…
What system carries blood around the b…
oxygen and food
plasma
red blood cells
circulatory system
All cells need these
oxygen and food
What carries food to the cells?
plasma
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Circulatory system
Artery
Vein
Capillary
Atrium
main artery of the body
smallest blood vessel found between arteries... and veins
main artery of the body
one of two upper chambers of the heart
Artery
main artery of the body
Vein
smallest blood vessel found between arteries... and veins
33 terms
Circulatory System
cardiovascular
heart
atrium
ventricle
- body system that consist of the heart,blood vessels, and bl…
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
each of the two upper chambers of the heart that receives blo…
each of the two lower chambers of the heart that pumps blood…
cardiovascular
- body system that consist of the heart,blood vessels, and bl…
heart
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
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Circulatory System
heart
atrium
ventricle
valve
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
Each of the two upper chambers of the heart that receives blo…
A lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out to the lung…
A flap of tissue in the heart or a vein that prevents blood f…
heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
atrium
Each of the two upper chambers of the heart that receives blo…
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Circulatory System
Right Atrium
Left Atrium
Septum
Right Ventricle
Collects oxygen-poor blood returning from the body.
Collects oxygen-rich blood returning from the lungs.
Wall of muscle that separates the left and right atria from t…
Collects oxygen-poor blood and pumps it through the pulmonary…
Right Atrium
Collects oxygen-poor blood returning from the body.
Left Atrium
Collects oxygen-rich blood returning from the lungs.
13 terms
Circulatory system
Pulmonary (circulation)
Systemic (circulation)
Pulse
Arteries
Circulation of blood between the heart and the lungs through…
Circulation of blood between the heart and all parts of the b…
The regular expansion of the arteries caused by the surge of…
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart to the bod…
Pulmonary (circulation)
Circulation of blood between the heart and the lungs through…
Systemic (circulation)
Circulation of blood between the heart and all parts of the b…
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Circulatory System
Blood Vessels
Veins
Arteries
Capillaries
Tubes that carry blood through the body.
Carry blood that is LOW in oxygen back to the heart.
Carry blood FULL of oxygen AWAY from the heart.
Tiny blood vessels that LINK arteries and veins.
Blood Vessels
Tubes that carry blood through the body.
Veins
Carry blood that is LOW in oxygen back to the heart.
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Transport and circulatory system
Transport includes:
Absorption
Circulation
The cell membrane
A. absorption... B. circulation
Passage of materials into or out of the cells
Distribution of material within a cell or between parts of an…
A. semi-permeable ... B. "Fluid-mosaic " model
Transport includes:
A. absorption... B. circulation
Absorption
Passage of materials into or out of the cells
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Circulatory System
artery
capillary
circulatory system
heart
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
a tiny blood vessel that connects arteries and veins
organs that transport oxygen, nutrients, water, and wastes
a muscular pump that pushes the blood through the blood vessels
artery
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
capillary
a tiny blood vessel that connects arteries and veins
21 terms
Circulatory System in the Human Body
Circulatory System
Aorta
Artery
Vein
The system that circulates blood throughout the body. This co…
The main artery of the body supplying oxygenated blood to the…
A muscled tube that transports oxygenated blood to all parts…
A tube in the circulatory system that transports de-oxygenate…
Circulatory System
The system that circulates blood throughout the body. This co…
Aorta
The main artery of the body supplying oxygenated blood to the…
12 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
16 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
15 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
10 terms
Circulatory system
Artery
Vein
Capillary
Atrium
main artery of the body
smallest blood vessel found between arteries... and veins
main artery of the body
one of two upper chambers of the heart
Artery
main artery of the body
Vein
smallest blood vessel found between arteries... and veins
29 terms
Circulatory System and Respiratory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
10 terms
YR 8 Circulatory System
circulatory system
oxygenated blood
deoxygenated blood
artery
the system that transports nutrients, oxygen and waste throug…
blood rich in oxygen
blood with carbon dioxide
a blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
circulatory system
the system that transports nutrients, oxygen and waste throug…
oxygenated blood
blood rich in oxygen
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Circulatory System
aorta
atrium
heart
valve
largest artery
the top chambers of the heart
organ that pumps blood
flap of tissue between each chamber (door)
aorta
largest artery
atrium
the top chambers of the heart
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The Circulatory System
Heart
Blood Vessels
Blood
Atria
This is the main organ of the circulatory system which pumps…
The part of the circulatory system that carries blood through…
This main part of the circulatory system carries food and oxy…
The two upper chambers of the heart
Heart
This is the main organ of the circulatory system which pumps…
Blood Vessels
The part of the circulatory system that carries blood through…
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Circulatory System
cardiovascular system
heart
atrium
ventricle
- body system that consists of the heart,blood vessels, and b…
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
each of the two upper chambers of the heart that receives blo…
each of the two lower chambers of the heart that pumps blood…
cardiovascular system
- body system that consists of the heart,blood vessels, and b…
heart
a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
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The Circulatory System- Transport System
Why is the circulatory system important?
All circulatory systems are composed o…
All circulatory systems are composed o…
All circulatory systems are composed o…
1) delivers oxygen and nutrients to every cell of the body... 2)…
a fluid
a network of tubes
a pump
Why is the circulatory system important?
1) delivers oxygen and nutrients to every cell of the body... 2)…
All circulatory systems are composed o…
a fluid
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Circulatory System
platelets
red blood cells
white blood cells
plasma
sticky thread like structures in the blood that stick to the…
the part of the blood that carries the oxygen to the rest of…
the part of the blood that attacks germs and viruses in our b…
this part of the blood makes up more than half of our blood.…
platelets
sticky thread like structures in the blood that stick to the…
red blood cells
the part of the blood that carries the oxygen to the rest of…
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Human Body: The Circulatory System-The Heart
Capillaries
4/1
atrium
ventricle
Heart muscles have more_____________than any other body tissu…
The ratio of oxygen use by the heart, compared with most body…
The upper chamber of the heart that receives the blood is cal…
The lower chamber of the heart that pumps blood out of the he…
Capillaries
Heart muscles have more_____________than any other body tissu…
4/1
The ratio of oxygen use by the heart, compared with most body…
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Circulatory System
heart
cardiac muscle
vein
artery
A muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
involuntary tissue that makes up the wall of the heart
A blood vessel that carries blood back to the heart.
A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart
heart
A muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
cardiac muscle
involuntary tissue that makes up the wall of the heart
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
14 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
blood vessels
arteries
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
the tubes that transport blood around the body; the veins, ar…
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart.
Circulatory System
Controls the steady circulation of the blood through the body…
Heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
11 terms
B1 Unit 6 - The Circulatory System
aorta
arrhythmia
artery
atrium
the major tube in the heart that carries blood to the body
is a condition in which the heart beats abnormally
is a tube in the body that carries blood from the heart to th…
one of two upper chambers of the heart that holds blood retur…
aorta
the major tube in the heart that carries blood to the body
arrhythmia
is a condition in which the heart beats abnormally
35 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Cardiovascular System
What are the three main parts of the c…
Heart
One name for the body system specialized for transporting nut…
One name for the body system specialized for transporting nut…
Heart... Blood vessels... Blood
Muscular pump for the circulatory system. About the size of a…
Circulatory System
One name for the body system specialized for transporting nut…
Cardiovascular System
One name for the body system specialized for transporting nut…
10 terms
Circulatory System - 4th Grade
atrium
ventricle
heart
circulatory system
A heart chamber that receives blood.
Bottom portion of the heart, thicker walled and larger
A muscular organ that pumps blood
The human body system that contains the heart, blood, and all…
atrium
A heart chamber that receives blood.
ventricle
Bottom portion of the heart, thicker walled and larger
25 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
Heart
Blood
Blood Vessels
(aka cardiovascular system) This system works as the transpor…
A hollow muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
A connective tissue with a fluid matrix called plasma in whic…
Arteries, veins and capillaries.
Circulatory System
(aka cardiovascular system) This system works as the transpor…
Heart
A hollow muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
12 terms
Unit 3: Circulatory System
circulatory system
heart
atria
ventricles
the transport system that uses blood to carry nutrients, oxyg…
a muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
the upper chambers of each side of the heart
the lower chambers of each side of the heart
circulatory system
the transport system that uses blood to carry nutrients, oxyg…
heart
a muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body
10 terms
The Circulatory System
heart
arteries
veins
capillaries
A four chamber-chambered organ made of powerful muscles.
Vessels in your circulatory system that draws blood away from…
Vessels in your circulatory system that draws blood toward yo…
The smallest blood vessels that serve the cells in your body.
heart
A four chamber-chambered organ made of powerful muscles.
arteries
Vessels in your circulatory system that draws blood away from…
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Circulatory & Respiratory System
Blood
Artery
Artery
Vein
● contains red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and…
● largest blood vessel... ● surrounded by thick muscular walls w…
● smaller than arteries but larger than capillaries... ● have th…
Blood
● contains red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and…
Artery
● largest blood vessel... ● surrounded by thick muscular walls w…
24 terms
Circulatory System
circulatory
blood
main parts of system
parts of blood
the system that transports nutrients, oxygen and waste throug…
a tissue that carries materials to and from the body's cells
heart, blood and blood vessels
plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets
circulatory
the system that transports nutrients, oxygen and waste throug…
blood
a tissue that carries materials to and from the body's cells
10 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory System
heart
blood vessels
arteries
(aka cardiovascular system) This system works as the transpor…
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
a tubular structure carrying blood through the tissues and or…
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
Circulatory System
(aka cardiovascular system) This system works as the transpor…
heart
A hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body.
14 terms
Circulatory System
cardiovascular system
heart
blood vessel
blood
another name for the circulatory system
the pump of the circulatory system.
The names of the tubes that carry blood to and from the body…
A liquid that moves through the blood vessel through out the…
cardiovascular system
another name for the circulatory system
heart
the pump of the circulatory system.
33 terms
Circulatory System
Circulatory system
Parts of the circulatory system:
Cellular Respiration
Photosynthesis
Delivers food and oxygen to the body and carries carbon dioxi…
-Heart... -Blood Vessels... -Blood
Circulatory system
Delivers food and oxygen to the body and carries carbon dioxi…
Parts of the circulatory system:
-Heart... -Blood Vessels... -Blood
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