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Blood Vessel Quiz: 1) Define vessel: a tube or canal (as an artery) in which a body fluid is contained and conveyed or circulated. 2) How many types of blood vessels are there, and what are they? There are three types of blood vessels. Arteries, veins and capillaries 3) What is the main job of an artery? Arteries carry oxygenated blood away from the heart to the tissues 4) What is the main function of veins ? Veins transport blood from various regions of the body to the heart. 5) What are the different types of veins? Pulmonary, systemic, superficial and deep 6) How are veins and arteries similar? Veins have the same make up as arteries. Except the arteries have thicker smooth muscle and connective tissue than the veins to accommodate the higher pressure and speed of
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