Horse Respiratory And Cardiovascular Test

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Horse Respiratory And Cardiovascular Test

Test your knowledge on the horse respiratory and cardiovascular systems. These are questions that will be asked in 4H Horse Bowl and Hippology.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which side of the heart is responsible for pumping oxygenated blood into the body?
    • A. 

      Right

    • B. 

      Left

    • C. 

      Both

  • 2. 
    What are the cellular elements of blood that are suspended in liquid?
    • A. 

      Plasma

    • B. 

      White Blood Cells

    • C. 

      Platelets

    • D. 

      Red Blood Cells

  • 3. 
    What is the function of white blood cells?
    • A. 

      Carry oxygen to the blood

    • B. 

      Clotting

    • C. 

      Keeps blood flowing

    • D. 

      Fights foreign cells such as bacteria

  • 4. 
    Name the main vessels used to carry blood away from the heart
  • 5. 
    What are the 3 major components of the heart?
    • A. 

      Atrium, blood, artery

    • B. 

      Ventricle, blood vessel, artery

    • C. 

      Blood, blood vessel, heart

    • D. 

      Left ventricle, atrium, blood

  • 6. 
    What is the product of tidal volume and respiratory frequency?
  • 7. 
    Name the three components found in blood
    • A. 

      Water, blood, plasma

    • B. 

      Plasma, platelets, water

    • C. 

      White blood cells, red blood cells, platelets

    • D. 

      Water, cells, vitamins

  • 8. 
    Which side of the heart pumps blood to the lungs?
  • 9. 
    What is the purpose of red blood cells?
    • A. 

      Fights infection

    • B. 

      Carries oxygen in the blood to the cells

    • C. 

      Provides clotting factors

    • D. 

      Helps keep your skin pink

  • 10. 
    The total amount of air inspired or expired in a minute is called the respiratory ___________?
  • 11. 
    What are the functional units of the lungs where gas exchange actually occurs?
    • A. 

      Vessels

    • B. 

      Artery

    • C. 

      Alveoli

    • D. 

      Lung vein

  • 12. 
    Each side of the heart contains these 2 chambers
    • A. 

      Atrium and ventricle

    • B. 

      Left chamber and right chamber

    • C. 

      Lower and upper artery

    • D. 

      Top and bottom chamber

  • 13. 
    What is the main function of platelets?
    • A. 

      Blood clotting

    • B. 

      Carries oxygen to the cells in the blood

    • C. 

      Fights infection

    • D. 

      Makes plasma healthy

  • 14. 
    What is the term for the number of breaths taken per minute?
    • A. 

      Tidal volume

    • B. 

      RPM - Respiratory per minte

    • C. 

      Minute volume

    • D. 

      Respiratory rate