AP assignment 8.docx - 1 Assignment#8...

This preview shows page 1 - 3 out of 6 pages.

1 Assignment #8: Cardiovascular/Immune System - Heart Directions: Use figure below to answer questions for each label. 12-1-2015
2 List the major organs in the heart and describe the normal function. (I.C.4; I.C.5, I.C.7) (51 points) Figur e Organ Function Anatomical Location A Superior Vena Cava Carries oxygen poor blood from the circulatory system to the heart Superior to the inferior vena cava, anterior to the pulmonary B Right Pulmonary Carries deoxygenated blood from the right side of the heart to the right lung Posterior to the superior vena cava and the right atrium C Right Pulmonary Carries oxygenated blood from the right lung to the heart Posterior to the right atrium and superior vena cava D Pulmonary Valve Prevents blood that is leaving the heart through the right ventricle from re- Medial to the pulmonary trunk E Right Atrium Receives deoxygenated blood from the body and pushes it into the right Inferior to the superior vena cava F Tricuspid Right AV valve Prevents the backflow of blood into the right atrium Between the right atrium and the right ventricle G Right Ventricle Sends blood through the pulmonary valve to the pulmonary artery to be Anterior to the rest of the heart, posterior to the sternum H Inferior Vena Cava Transport deoxygenated blood from the lower extremities and abdomen to the Inferior to the superior vena cava and the right atrium I

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture