A&P Lab Quiz 1
What is the function of the heart in the thorax?
Allows the heart to beat in a relatively frictionless environment to reduce friction during heart activity
Location of the heart in the thorax
Superior heart chambers
Inferior heart chambers
Visceral chambers of the heart
Receiving chambers of the heart
Equals cardiac muscle
Provide nutrient blood to the heart muscle
Lining of the heart chambers
Actual "pumps" of the heart
Drains blood into the right atrium
What is the function of the valves found in the heart?
Enforce a one-way blood flow. Prevents back flow of blood