UNIT 2.7

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The circularity system
carries and transports the blood as the bodys fuel and supply it around the body
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Components
Heart, Veins, Arteries, Capillaries
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Heart
Cardiac muscle, bodys pump, average BPM=72
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Arteries
carry oxygenated blood, high pressure, elastic walls and contain pulse
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Veins
carry deoxygenated blood, contain valves, thinner walls
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Capillaries
Link the arteries and veins together, thin walls to allow gaseous exchange and very small ( microscopic)
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The basic function
Transportation, Tempreture control, protection
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Transportation
carries nutrients and removes waste products
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Protection
white blood cells fight infection
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Temperature Control
carrys excess heat and regulates body tempreture
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Heart

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Arteries

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Veins

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