Chapter 19: Blood Vessels

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Blood Vessels Quizzes & Trivia

Anatomy


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  • 1. 
    Blood vessels are composed of and it what order?
    • A. 

      Tunica Intima, Tunica External (adventitia) , Tunica Media

    • B. 

      Tunica Intima, Tunica Media, Tunica External (adventitia)

  • 2. 
    What is the Lumen?
    • A. 

      The central part of the vein

    • B. 

      The central part of blood vessels, which is filled with blood

  • 3. 
    Types of Blood Vessels?
    • A. 

      Arteries, Veins, Cappilaries

    • B. 

      Arteries & Veins only

  • 4. 
    An Artery carries blood ______ fro the heart.
    • A. 

      Towards

    • B. 

      Away

  • 5. 
    All of the following are Arteries except?
    • A. 

      Elastic Arteries

    • B. 

      Muscular Arteries

    • C. 

      Arterioles

    • D. 

      Fernested Arteries

  • 6. 
    Elastic Arteries are the?
    • A. 

      Is the smallest artery

    • B. 

      Is the largest artery

  • 7. 
    An example of an Elastic Artery is?
    • A. 

      The Right Ventricle

    • B. 

      The Ascending part of the Aorta

    • C. 

      The Aorta and its major branches

  • 8. 
    Elastic Arteries are sometimes refered to as?
    • A. 

      Excitatory arteries

    • B. 

      Conducting arteries

  • 9. 
    Muscular arteries can be reffered to as?
    • A. 

      Distributing arteries

    • B. 

      Conducting arteries

  • 10. 
    What part of the three tunics does the Muscular (distribuiting) Artery have?
    • A. 

      Tunica intima

    • B. 

      Tunica Media

    • C. 

      Tunica External

  • 11. 
    Arterioles are the ________ arteries.
    • A. 

      Largest

    • B. 

      Smallest

  • 12. 
    The Diameter of the Arterioles is controlled by factors in the ________ and the _________ _______ system.
    • A. 

      Tissue; Parasympathetic nervous

    • B. 

      Tissue; Sympahthetic nervous

  • 13. 
    The Aorta is an/a ?
    • A. 

      Artery

    • B. 

      Vein

    • C. 

      Cappilary

  • 14. 
    The Aorta is a systemic artery that carries ____________ blood away from the heart.
    • A. 

      Deoxygenated

    • B. 

      Oxygenated

  • 15. 
    The Aorta is the?
    • A. 

      Smallest artery

    • B. 

      Largest artery (Elastic Artery)

  • 16. 
    Ascending Aorta arises from?
    • A. 

      The left Ventricle

    • B. 

      The right Ventricle

  • 17. 
    The Aorta contains branches of?
    • A. 

      The Coronary branches

    • B. 

      Vagus branches

  • 18. 
    The Aortic Arch contains what branches?
    • A. 

      Brachiocephalic trunk, left common carotid, & LEft subclavian arteries

    • B. 

      Brachiocephalic trunk & Left common carotid only

  • 19. 
    The Descending Aorta extends to the?
    • A. 

      Thoracic Aorta

    • B. 

      Abdominal Aorta

    • C. 

      Then divides into the right & left common illiac

    • D. 

      All Four: Thoracic Aorta, Abdominal Aorta, the divides into the right & left common illiac

  • 20. 
    Veins carry blood _______ the heart.
    • A. 

      Away

    • B. 

      Toward

  • 21. 
    Veins conduct blood toward the heart through?
    • A. 

      Arteries

    • B. 

      Cappilaries

  • 22. 
    Blood pressure is much lower in the veins than when compared to the _______.
    • A. 

      Cappilaries

    • B. 

      Arteries

  • 23. 
    Blood pressure is ________ in veins than in arteries.
    • A. 

      Higher

    • B. 

      Lower

  • 24. 
    The smallest vein is called?
    • A. 

      Mini vein

    • B. 

      Venules

  • 25. 
    Venules join to make?
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Arteries

  • 26. 
    What tunic is the thickest in veins?
    • A. 

      Tunica intima

    • B. 

      Tunica media

    • C. 

      Tunica external (adventitia)

  • 27. 
    Mechanism that counteracts the low venous pressure & gravity is all except?
    • A. 

      Valves(in some veins)

    • B. 

      Skeletal muscle pump

    • C. 

      Respiratory pump

    • D. 

      Tunica Media

  • 28. 
    Vein bundles form?
    • A. 

      Vein bundles

    • B. 

      Vein Plexus

  • 29. 
    3 major systemic veins enter the?
    • A. 

      Left atrium

    • B. 

      Right atrium

  • 30. 
    Veins anastomes are ___________ than  arteries.
    • A. 

      Less likely

    • B. 

      More likely

  • 31. 
    Unsual patterns of venous drainage are?
    • A. 

      Hepatic portal system only

    • B. 

      Dural sinuses

    • C. 

      Both a and b

  • 32. 
    Veins of the head and neck were?
    • A. 

      Dural Sinus

    • B. 

      Venous drainage

    • C. 

      Both: Dural Sinus & Venous Drainage

  • 33. 
    Superficial veins are ?
    • A. 

      Smaller than deep veins

    • B. 

      Larger than deep veins

  • 34. 
    Antecubital fossa is the?
    • A. 

      Inner elbow (contains the median cubital vein)

    • B. 

      Outer elbow (contains the median cubital vein

  • 35. 
    Veins of the Thorax are?
    • A. 

      Azyogos vein

    • B. 

      Hemiazygos vein

    • C. 

      Accessory hemiazygos vein

    • D. 

      Intercosta t1-t12

    • E. 

      All: (Az, AC, He, In)

  • 36. 
    The Hepatic portal system is?
    • A. 

      Part of the Vascular circuit

    • B. 

      Picks up digested nutrients

    • C. 

      Delivers to the liver

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 37. 
    The cerebral arteirat circle (the brain) is also called the?
    • A. 

      Circle of wilma

    • B. 

      Circle of willis

  • 38. 
    Anastomes means?
    • A. 

      A vein receives blood from more than one arterial source

    • B. 

      An organ receives blood from more than one arterial source.

    • C. 

      An artery receives blood from more than one arterial source

  • 39. 
    Neighboring arteries make up arterial anastomes which use?
    • A. 

      Channels

    • B. 

      Collateral channels

  • 40. 
    Capillaries are the ?
    • A. 

      Largest vessels

    • B. 

      Smallest vessels

  • 41. 
    _____ ______ cells pass through the capillaries in a ______ file.
    • A. 

      White blood; single

    • B. 

      Red blood; single

  • 42. 
    The specific function for capillaries in the lungs are?
    • A. 

      Oxygen enters blood & carbon exits

    • B. 

      Receives digested nutrients

  • 43. 
    The specific function for capillaries in the small intestine is?
    • A. 

      Receives digested nutrients

    • B. 

      Recieves food

  • 44. 
    The specific fucntion for capillaries in the Endocrine glands is?
    • A. 

      Pick up hormones

    • B. 

      Pick up oxygen

  • 45. 
    The specific function of the capillaries in the Kineys is?
    • A. 

      Removal of blood

    • B. 

      Removal of nitrogen waste

  • 46. 
    Capillary beds are?
    • A. 

      Network of capillaries running through the skin

    • B. 

      Network of capillaires only in the head

  • 47. 
    Capillary beds contain Precapillary sphincters, which regulate?
    • A. 

      Flow of lymph

    • B. 

      Flow of blood in tissue

  • 48. 
    Capillaries are permable due to four routes:
    • A. 

      Diffusin

    • B. 

      Vesicles

    • C. 

      Clefts

    • D. 

      Fernestations

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 49. 
    There are two types of cappilaries:
    • A. 

      Continous (most common)

    • B. 

      Ferenested (pores)

    • C. 

      Both: Continous & fernested

  • 50. 
    A type of Ferenested capillary is?
    • A. 

      Sinu

    • B. 

      Soid

    • C. 

      Sinusoids

  • 51. 
    Sinusoids are?
    • A. 

      Weak, leaky capillaries

    • B. 

      Found: Bone Marrow & Spleen

    • C. 

      Are Weak, leaky capillarie; found in Bone Marrow & Spleen

  • 52. 
    Tendons & ligaments are?
    • A. 

      Poorly vascularized

    • B. 

      Extremely vascularized

  • 53. 
    Epithelium & Cartilage are?
    • A. 

      Vascular

    • B. 

      Avascular