- Chapter 13.1: The cardiovascular system includes the (p. 341)
- Chapter 13.2: Describe the pericardium. (p. 342)
- Chapter 13.3: Compare the layers of the heart wall. (p. 343)
- Chapter 13.4: Draw a heart and label the chambers and valves. (p. 343)
- Chapter 13.5: Blood flows through the vena cavae and coronary sinus into the righ...
- Chapter 13.6: List the vessels through which blood flows from the aorta to the my...
- Chapter 13.7: Describe a cardiac cycle, including the pressure changes in the atr...
- Chapter 13.8: Distinguish between the roles of the SA node and the AV node. (p. 350)
- Chapter 13.9: Explain how the cardiac conduction system controls the cardiac cycl...
- Chapter 13.10: Describe and explain the normal ECG pattern. (p. 351)
- Chapter 13.11: Discuss how the nervous system regulates the cardiac cycle. (p. 352)
- Chapter 13.12: Distinguish between an artery and an arteriole. (p. 354)
- Chapter 13.13: Explain control of vasodilation and vasoconstriction. (p. 354)
- Chapter 13.14: Describe the structure and function of a capillary. (p. 356)
- Chapter 13.15: Relate how diffusion functions in the exchange of substances betwee...
- Chapter 13.16: Explain why water and dissolved substancesleave the arteriolar end ...
- Chapter 13.17: Distinguish between a vein and a venule. (p. 358)
- Chapter 13.18: Arterial blood pressure reaches its maximum when the ventricles con...
- Chapter 13.19: Name several factors that influence blood pressure, andexplain how ...
- Chapter 13.20: Describe the control of blood pressure. (p. 361)
- Chapter 13.21: Which of the following promote the flow of venous blood? (p. 362)
- Chapter 13.22: Distinguish between the pulmonary and systemic circuits of the card...
- Chapter 13.23: Describe the aorta, and name its principal branches. (p. 363)
- Chapter 13.24: Discuss the relationship between the major venous pathwaysand the m...
Solutions for Chapter Chapter 13: Cardiovascular System
Full solutions for Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology | 11th Edition
A mixture of many discrete gases, of which nitrogen and oxygen are most abundant, in which varying quantities of tiny solid and liquid particles are suspended.
The most common form of coal, often called soft, black coal.
A front along which a cold air mass thrusts beneath a warmer air mass.
A feature found in caves that is formed when a stalactite and stalagmite join.
A deep crack in the brittle surface of a glacier.
Celestial bodies that orbit stars, massive enough to be spherical but have not cleared their neighboring regions of planetesimals.
A major division on the geologic calendar; eras are divided into shorter units called periods.
The gradual subsidence of mountains caused by lateral spreading of weak material located deep within these structures.
A volcanic glass of felsic composition.
A lava flow with a smooth-toropey surface.
Metamorphism associated with large-scale mountain-building processes.
The rapid slide of a mass of rock downslope along planes of weakness.
The process of producing new seafloor between two diverging plates.
A climate found north of the humid continental climate and south of the polar climate and characterized by bitterly cold winters and short, cool summers. Places within this climatic realm experience the highest annual temperature ranges on Earth.
A warning issued for areas of about 65,000 square kilometers (25,000 square miles), indicating that conditions are such that tornadoes may develop; it is intended to alert people to the possibility of tornadoes.
A system of streams in which nearly parallel tributaries occupy valleys cut in folded strata.
Tropical wet and dry
A climate that is transitional between the wet tropics and the subtropical steppes.
A surface that represents a break in the rock record, caused by erosion or nondeposition.
Zone of accumulation
The part of a glacier characterized by snow accumulation and ice formation. Its outer limit is the snowline.