Chapter 3 Test-the Cardiovascular System

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Circulatory System Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The cardiovascular system is made up of_________,___________, and _______________.
    • A. 

      Blood, blood vessels, heart

    • B. 

      Heart, lungs, skin

    • C. 

      Blood, heart, aorta

  • 2. 
    When the doctor takes you pulse, which blood vessel is he feeling?
    • A. 

      Vein

    • B. 

      Capillary

    • C. 

      Artery

  • 3. 
    The heart is located near the center of your____________.
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Chest

  • 4. 
    What divides the left side of the heart from the right side?
    • A. 

      Aorta

    • B. 

      Capillary

    • C. 

      Septum

  • 5. 
    How many chambers does the heart have?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 6. 
    What is the smallest blood vessel?
    • A. 

      Artery

    • B. 

      Capillary

    • C. 

      Vein

  • 7. 
    All of the following are found inside of your blood except the follwing:
    • A. 

      White blood cells

    • B. 

      Red blood cells

    • C. 

      Platelets

    • D. 

      Lungs

  • 8. 
    Where is plasma found?
    • A. 

      Lungs

    • B. 

      Skin

    • C. 

      Blood

  • 9. 
    Plasma is made up of about_____ water.
    • A. 

      75%

    • B. 

      85%

    • C. 

      90%

    • D. 

      100%

  • 10. 
    Red blood cells transport___________.
    • A. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Carbon monoxide

  • 11. 
    Which of the following could be compared to soldiers?  
    • A. 

      Red blood cells

    • B. 

      White blood cells

    • C. 

      Platelets

  • 12. 
    What is your heart made of?
    • A. 

      Skin

    • B. 

      Tissue

    • C. 

      Muscle

  • 13. 
    Which blood cells helps to make blood clots, so that you will stop bleeding when you get a cut?
    • A. 

      Red blood cells

    • B. 

      White blood cells

    • C. 

      Platelets

    • D. 

      Plasma

  • 14. 
    Which blood cell is the most abundant in your blood?
    • A. 

      Red blood cells

    • B. 

      White blood cells

    • C. 

      Platelets

    • D. 

      Plasma

  • 15. 
    Your heart is about the size of your _____________.
    • A. 

      Arm

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      Fist

    • D. 

      Leg