BioCoach ActivityBack to BioCoach Main
BioCoach Contents
Cardiovascular System II: The Vascular Highway
Concept 1: Blood Vessel Structure and Function
   Practice (2 pages)
   Review (2 pages)
Concept 2: Pulmonary and Systemic Circuits
   Practice (2 pages)
   Review (1 page)
Concept 3: Capillary Function
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (2 pages)
Concept 4: Blood Pressure
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (1 page)
Concept 2: Pulmonary and Systemic Circuits
The vessels of the pulmonary and systemic circuits carry blood to the tissues of the entire body.


• In the pulmonary circuit, blood takes up oxygen in the lungs.

• In the systemic circuit, oxygenated blood is distributed to body tissues.
Copyright © Addison Wesley Longman, Inc.