- 42.3.1: What is the primary cause of the low velocity of blood flow in capi...
- 42.3.2: What short-term changes in cardiovascular function might best enabl...
- 42.3.3: If you had additional hearts distributed throughout your body, what...
Solutions for Chapter 42.3: Patterns of blood pressure and flow reflect the structure and arrangement of blood vessels
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A solitary sand dune shaped like a crescent with its tips pointing downward.
The very thin outermost layer of Earth.
Solar energy scattered and reflected in the atmosphere that reaches Earth’s surface in the form of diffuse blue light from the sky.
Rock deformation in which the rock will return to nearly its original size and shape when the stress is removed.
The group of igneous rocks composed primarily of feldspar and quartz.
Inclination of the axis
The tilt of Earth’s axis from the perpendicular to the plane of Earth’s orbit.
Igneous activity that occurs within a tectonic plate away from plate boundaries.
Lines connecting points of equal temperature.
A body of molten rock found at depth, including any dissolved gases and crystals.
Maritime (m) air mass
An air mass that originates over the ocean. These air masses are relatively humid.
A front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It marks the beginning of the end of a middle-latitude cyclone.
Positive feedback mechanism
A feedback mechanism that enhances or drives change.
The volcanic rock ejected during an eruption, including ash, bombs, and blocks.
A part of a stream channel in which the water suddenly begins flowing more swiftly and turbulently because of an abrupt steepening of the gradient.
The spinning of a body, such as Earth, about its axis.
The proportion of dissolved salts to pure water, usually expressed in parts per thousand (%).
A vertical section through a soil showing its succession of horizons and the underlying parent material.
The time when the vertical rays of the
A situation in which the surface position of a front does not move; the flow on either side of such a boundary is nearly parallel to the position of the front.
A tributary that flows parallel to the main stream because a natural levee is present.