Which of these vessels is the lowest pressure?
A) iliac vein
B) inferior vena cava
C) femoral vein
D) popliteal vein
E) pulmonary vein
Blood pressure is a measure of how much pressure is being exerted by the blood along the artery walls. This is usually expressed as the systolic pressure over the diastolic pressure.
Answer and Explanation: 1
The correct answer is B) inferior vena cava .
Blood pressure is the lowest right before it enters back into the heart after traveling throughout the...
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fromChapter 17 / Lesson 4
Your heart is a vital organ in your body, and it pumps blood throughout your body. In this lesson, learn the meaning of blood pressure, how it is measured, and how to maintain a healthy blood pressure.