Review for the Circulatory System Unit

INTERNAL TRANSPORT 1. What three things does a typical circulatory system consist of? 2. Name two types of circulatory systems? VERTEBRATES HAVE A CLOSED CIRCULATORY SYSTEM 1. There are 6 similar structures in all vertebrate circulatory systems. Please list them. 2. What are the 8 functions of the vertebrate circulatory system? VERTEBRATE BLOOD AND VESSELS 1. 2. 3. 4. What is plasma? What are the seven types of cells and their functions, found in blood? What are the three main types of blood vessels and tell whether they take blood to or from the heart? Be able to trace the path of a red blood cell through the circulatory system one complete cycle.

HEARTBEAT 1. Be able to explain how the heart beats, starting with an electrical impulse from the nervous system. 2. Be able to explain the terms systole and diastole. CONDITIONS IN THE CIRCULATORY SYSTEM 1. Review the seven conditions of the circulatory system, their causes, and prevention if possible. ANATOMY OF THE HEART (FROM SHEEP HEART DISSECTION) Be able to identify the following structures of the heart: Right atrium Right ventricle Left atrium Left ventricle Aorta Superior vena cava Inferior vena cava Pulmonary artery Bicuspid valve Tricuspid valve

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