Arteries

Arteries - Bicuspid valve between left atrium and right...

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Arteries – carry blood away from the heart Veins – carry blood toward the heart Capillaries – tiny blood vessels with walls that are only one cell thick Septum – thick wall that divides the heart into two sides Atria – upper chambers of the heart that receive blood Ventricles – lower chambers of the hear that pump blood out of the heart Tricuspid – valve between right atrium and right ventricle
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Unformatted text preview: Bicuspid valve between left atrium and right ventricle Semilunar valves found between the ventricles and blood vessels Pericardium membrane around the heart Pulmonary artery the only artery in the body rich in carbon dioxide Pulmonary vein the only vein in body rich in oxygen...
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