The Heart

questions on the heart and how it functions

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What node is located on the posterior part of the heart?
Sino-atrial node
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What valve does the blood flow through from the right atrium to the right ventricle
Tricuspid Valve
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True or false, the right ventricle wall is thicker than the left?
False
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What does the Atrioventricular node (AV node) do that prevents both the atria and ventricles from contracting simultaneously?
Delays the electrical impulse briefly
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What are the roles of valves in the heart?
To prevet the backflow of blood
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Where is the Purkigne tissue located?
In the walls of the ventricles
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What does myogenic mean in the heart?
It creates its own electrical impulse
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What valve does the blood flow through from the right atrium to the right ventricle

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Tricuspid Valve

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True or false, the right ventricle wall is thicker than the left?

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What does the Atrioventricular node (AV node) do that prevents both the atria and ventricles from contracting simultaneously?

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What are the roles of valves in the heart?

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