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The Cardiovascular System Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Immature red blood cells contain which of the following:

Question 2 2. Gary has recently started an exercise regimen; however, he notices that anytime he engages in a high intensity workout he has chest pains. Concerned, Gary went to visit his doctor who explained that Gary's heart wasn't receiving enough oxygen while working out. Gary's doctor diagnosed him with

Question 3 3. Which valve prevents backflow into the right atrium when the ventricles contract?

Question 4 4. The heart is a double-pump. If the left side of the heart weakens and does not efficiently pump blood out of the heart to the body, what could result?

Question 5 5. What condition could result if the blood supply to the heart is stopped?

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Question 6 6. Which valve opens when the left ventricle contracts?

Question 7 7. Which blood type is considered the Universal Recipient and why?

Question 8 8. How does Nitroglycerin help relieve angina?

Question 9 9. Could an individual live without a lymphatic system?

Question 10 10. What is the function of red blood cells in the human body?

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Question 11 11. Which structures in the lymphatic system are considered 'organs of your immune system' since they filter out harmful pathogens like viruses and bacteria?

Question 12 12. _____ are the structures in the lymphatic system that are responsible for gathering the fluid that collects in between the cells in the body. They then deliver this fluid to the _____ in order for it to be returned to the bloodstream

Question 13 13. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 14 14. Which chamber receives blood returning to the heart from the body?

Question 15 15. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

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Question 16 16. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 17 17. If you have Type AB blood, which antigens would be present on your red blood cells?

Question 18 18. Lucy has recently been diagnosed with a swelling in her lower legs that is known as edema. Which of the following would be the cause of her edema?

Question 19 19. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

Question 20 20. How does lymph movement occur despite low pressure?

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Question 21 21. You are comparing audio recordings of the heartbeats of three different patients. In Patient Three, you notice that the second thump of the heartbeat sounds much weaker and fainter. You would suspect that this patient's heart issue is associated with _____.

Question 22 22. Sickle Cell Anemia is called an 'anemia' because _____

Question 23 23. Which of the following describes Coronary Heart Disease?

Question 24 24. Which chamber of the heart receives blood from the lungs?

Question 25 25. Once generated, immature red blood cells, _____

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Question 26 26. If you have Type B blood, which antibodies would your body produce?

Question 27 27. If a person with Type B blood receives a transfusion of Type AB, what will result?

Question 28 28. If a person with Type B blood receives a transfusion of Type O blood, what will result?

Question 29 29. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

The Cardiovascular System Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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