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Quiz 2

This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1.
Blood exits the left ventricle in which one of the following blood vessels?

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Question 2.
Compared to an artery, the wall of a vein differs in which of the following ways?

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Question 3.
During fetal existence, this short blood vessel connects the pulmonary trunk to the aorta allowing blood to bypass the fetal lungs (which are nonfunctional):

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Question 4.
Exchanges of nutrients, gases, wastes, etc. between blood and tissue cells occurs at __________.

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Question 5.
Identify the final portion of the intrinsic conduction system of the heart, which carries the wave of depolarization over the ventricles causing them to contract from the heart apex toward the atria:

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Question 6.
Most often, systemic arterial blood pressure is measured in this artery with the auscultatory method, using a stethoscope and sphygmomanometer:

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Question 7.
This heart valve prevents the return of blood to the right ventricle from the pulmonary trunk:

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Question 8.
This unique feature connects the anterior and posterior blood supplies of the brain providing more than one route for blood to reach brain tissue in a given area:

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Question 9.
What serous membrane encloses the heart?

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Question 10.
Which of the following blood vessels is NOT part of the systemic circulation?

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Question 11.
Which of the following is NOT correct concerning the location of the heart?

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Question 12.
Which of the following does not aid the return of venous blood to the heart from the lower extremities?

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Question 13.
What affect does the vagus nerve have on the heart?

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Question 14.
Which of the following indicates atrial depolarization in an electrocardiogram?

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Question 15.
Which of the following is involved in anchoring the AV valve flaps to the walls of the ventricles?

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Question 16.
Which of the following is NOT true during ventricular systole?

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Question 17.
Which of the following would NOT cause an increase in the heart rate?

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Question 18.
Which of the following would NOT lead to an increase in cardiac output?

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Question 19.
Which on of the following blood vessels carries oxygen-rich blood?

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Question 20.
Which one of the following blood vessels returns blood to the left side of the heart or left atrium?

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