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Circulation

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  1.What types of blood vessels carry blood away from the heart?  
  a.   artery  
  b.   vein  
  c.   atrium  
  d.   ventricle  
  Hint    
      
  2.What kind of circulatory systems do insects have?  
  a.   jellylike  
  b.   closed  
  c.   sticky  
  d.   open  
  Hint    
      
  3.What valve is between the left atrium and left ventricle?  
  a.   bicuspid  
  b.   semilunar valve  
  c.   tricuspid  
  d.   mouth  
  Hint    
      
  4.What is the smallest kind of blood vessel?  
  a.   vein  
  b.   villum  
  c.   artery  
  d.   capillary  
  Hint    
      
  5.What is the force created when blood pushes against the walls of the blood vessels?  
  a.   air pressure  
  b.   blood pressure  
  c.   pulse  
  d.   gravity  
  Hint    
      
  6.What are the blood vessels that carry blood to and from the heart muscle?  
  a.   venae cavae  
  b.   atria  
  c.   coronary vessels  
  d.   ventricles  
  Hint    
      
  7.Which of these is the pump inside your chest?  
  a.   heart  
  b.   aorta  
  c.   lung  
  d.   liver  
  Hint    
      
  8.What are the small chambers inside the upper portion of the heart?  
  a.   ventricles  
  b.   atria  
  c.   veins  
  d.   arteries  
  Hint    
      
  9.What are the large arteries that carry deoxygenated blood from the heart to the lungs?  
  a.   pulmonary veins  
  b.   pulmonary arteries  
  c.   atria  
  d.   ventricles  
  Hint    
      
  10.What do we call the death of a part of the heart?  
  a.   heartburn  
  b.   heart attack  
  c.   ulcer  
  d.   hypertension  
  Hint    

 
   
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