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1

What are the names of the atrioventricular valves?

Mitral and Tricuspid.

2

What are the name of the outflow valves?

Aortic and pulmonary.

3

What is the inflow valve for the left ventricle?

The mitral valve

4

Where is the mitral valve?

Between the left atrium and left ventricle. It is an inflow valve.

5

What is the outflow valve for the left ventricle?

The aortic valve.

6

What is the inflow valve for the right ventricle?

The tricuspid valve. It is between the right atrium and right ventricle.

7

What is the outflow valve for the right ventricle?

The pulmonary valve.

8

Where does the blood in the right atrium come from?

It is deoxygenated blood from the inferior and superior venae cava.

9

Where does blood in the left atrium come from?

It is oxygenated blood coming through the pulmonary veins from the lungs.