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Question 11.Why can valves be pictured as one-way doors?
Question 22.How does blood from the reproductive organs return to the heart?
Question 33.What is the difference between the walls of the two ventricles and why?
Question 44.Which of the following structures is fed by branches off of the celiac trunk?
Question 55.The blood in the Pulmonary Veins travels to _____.
Question 66.How does the role of coronary veins differ from that of the coronary sinus?
Question 77.Which of the following statements is FALSE about veins?
Question 88.Which of the following is the outermost layer of arteries and veins?
Question 99.What is the the function of the Tunica Media within the blood vessel?
Question 1010.Describe the action of one-way valves found inside the veins.
Question 1111.What is the name of the circuit that travels from the heart to the lungs and back to the heart?
Question 1212.Which area of the body is NOT supplied blood by branches coming off of the aortic arch?
Question 1313.Which of the following statements is TRUE about the blood found in the Pulmonary Arteries?
Question 1414.What would happen if a person's baroreceptors stopped working?
Question 1515.Arteries in the circulatory system are the blood vessels experiencing the highest pressure. How are the arteries adapted to experience such high pressures?
Question 1616.Which structure does the pulmonary trunk carry blood from?
Question 1717.Blood flows through a closed circulatory system. Where in the system does the exchange of gases and nutrients occur?
Question 1818.Name the very thin, flattened cells lining the inner walls of capillaries.
Question 1919.Which layer of a blood vessel is present in all parts of the circulatory system?
Question 2020.What can be exchanged through the Tunica Intima of capillaries?
Question 2121.Which of the following statements is FALSE about the Inferior Vena Cava?
Question 2222.The ascending aorta receives blood from _____.
Question 2323.How is vasoconstriction of an artery made possible within the human body?
Question 2424.Which of the following arteries MOST directly supplies blood to the legs?
Question 2525.Which of the following statements is true about major blood vessels?
Question 2626.Which structure does the Coronary Sinus drain into?
Question 2727.Which of the following blood vessels are the terminal branches of the abdominal aorta?
Question 2828.Which of the following structures contains the most richly-oxygenated blood?
Question 2929.Why are renal arteries important for the functioning of the human organism?
Question 3030.Which of the following structures is NOT fed by branches from the thoracic aorta?
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