All About Arteries, Veins And Capillaries

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All About Arteries, Veins And Capillaries

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Arteries carry blood ____ the heart. 
    • A. 

      Towards

    • B. 

      Away from

    • C. 

      Near to

    • D. 

      Next to

  • 2. 
    The blood in the arteries moves under low pressure. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    As arteries branch out they become increasingly smaller. The smaller portion of an artery is referred to as a (an)... 
    • A. 

      Vessel

    • B. 

      Capillary

    • C. 

      Arteriole

    • D. 

      Venule

  • 4. 
    The blood contained in an artery is always rich in oxygen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Veins and arteries are connected by 
  • 6. 
    This vessel is tiny and so narrow that blood cells can only go through in single-file. 
    • A. 

      Artery

    • B. 

      Vein

    • C. 

      Capillary

    • D. 

      Arteriole

    • E. 

      Venule

  • 7. 
    How thick are capillaries? 
    • A. 

      One cell layer thick

    • B. 

      Two cell layers thick

    • C. 

      Three cell layers thick

    • D. 

      Four cell layers thick

  • 8. 
    Which blood vessel has blood flowing at the lowest pressure?
    • A. 

      Arteries

    • B. 

      Veins

    • C. 

      Capillaries

    • D. 

      Venules

  • 9. 
    A pulse can be felt in the 
    • A. 

      Veins

    • B. 

      Arteries

    • C. 

      Capillaries

    • D. 

      Venules

  • 10. 
    Tissue fluid contains the following:
    • A. 

      Red blood cell

    • B. 

      White blood cell

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Glucose

    • E. 

      Amino acids

    • F. 

      Oxygen

    • G. 

      Proteins