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12.01.01 Cardiovascular system worksheet (MAP)

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Answer the following questions:
1.Name the 6 things transported by the cardiovascular system:

2.What chambers of the heart receive blood from veins?

3.What chambers of the heart are known as the pumping chambers?

4.What is the name of the blood vessel that brings venous(deoxygenated)blood from the head, neck and arms into the right atrium?

5.What is the name of the blood vessel that brings venous (deoxygenated)blood from the abdomen and legs into the right atrium?

6.What is the name of the blood vessels that take deoxygenated blood from the right ventricle to the lungs?

7.What is the name of the blood vessels that take oxygenated blood from the lungs to the left atrium?

8.The largest artery in the body extends from the left ventricle and is called the ______________. Name the ARTERIES which extend off this artery and supply the following areas:
Supplies blood to the myocardium:__________________
Supplies blood to the right arm and right side of the head:______________
Supplies blood to the left arm:_________________
Supplies blood to the left side of the head: ___________________________

9.What vessels carries blood AWAY from the heart?

10.What vessels carries blood to the heart?

11.What vessels is responsible for gas and nutrient exchange with each of the body's cells?

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Approximate Student Minutes Needed to Complete Activity: 
20 minutes
Approximate Teacher Minutes Needed to Complete: 
5 minutes
Total Points Possible: 
20 points possible
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