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Question 11.What is the name of the circuit that travels from the heart to the lungs and back to the heart?
Question 22.Veins are blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart from various tissues. The blood pressure of veins is usually too low to force the blood back to the heart. Therefore, veins require a little help to move blood back into the heart. Which mechanism is used by the body to solve this issue?
Question 33.Which of the following blood vessels are the terminal branches of the abdominal aorta?
Question 44.Why are renal arteries important for the functioning of the human organism?
Question 55.Which of the following is true about the vena cava?
Question 66.What would happen if a person's baroreceptors stopped working?
Question 77.What is the difference between the walls of the two ventricles and why?
Question 88.What makes the pulmonary arteries different from other arteries?
Question 99.Which of the following structures is NOT fed by branches from the thoracic aorta?
Question 1010.The thoracic aorta and abdominal aorta are branches of the _____.
Question 1111.Which of the following characteristics of the tunica intima allows for gas exchange in capillary beds?
Question 1212.How does blood from the reproductive organs return to the heart?
Question 1313.Which of the following statements is true about major blood vessels?
Question 1414.Which of the following structures receives blood from the aortic arch?
Question 1515.Which structure does the pulmonary trunk carry blood from?
Question 1616.The coronary arteries supply blood to the heart. What could happen if these arteries become clogged?
Question 1717.The right and left common iliac arteries supply blood to the _____.
Question 1818.How does the role of coronary veins differ from that of the coronary sinus?
Question 1919.Which of the following statements is FALSE about veins?
Question 2020.How is vasoconstriction of an artery made possible within the human body?
Question 2121.Which of the following statements is TRUE about the blood found in the Pulmonary Arteries?
Question 2222.Describe the action of one-way valves found inside the veins.
Question 2323.The pulmonary trunk and the right and left pulmonary arteries carry _____ blood.
Question 2424.The ascending aorta receives blood from _____.
Question 2525.The smooth muscle found in the tunica media can be stimulated to contract, and this results in _____ and the _____ of the blood vessel.
Question 2626.Veins carry deoxygenated blood _____ the _____.
Question 2727.All of the following are characteristics of the tunica intima of blood vessels, EXCEPT:
Question 2828.The exchange of gases and nutrients between blood and tissue cells occurs through the _____.
Question 2929.What can be exchanged through the Tunica Intima of capillaries?
Question 3030.Which of the following statements is FALSE about the Inferior Vena Cava?
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