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1

What is the definition of an artery and a vein?

Artery: Vessels that travel away from the heart; veins: toward the heart

2

Which specific large veins returns blood from roughly the cranial and caudal part of the body directly to the heart

cranial and caudal vena cava

3

What are the chambers of the heart in order they receive blood

Right atrium, right ventricle, Left atrium, left ventricle

4

Which side of the heart is part of the pulmonic circulation

Right side

5

Which part of the heart is part of the systemic circulation

LEFT SIDE

6

What is the outflow of the heart (left side) to the body

Aorta

7

what arteries travel up the neck to supply the head and face

common carotid arteries

8

Which veins return blood from the head and neck

External Jugular veins