The heart

This lessons looks at the structure of the heart and the path of blood as it flows through the body.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the function of blood plasma?

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Q2.What is the function of the red blood cells?

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Q3.What is the function of platelets?

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Q4.Arteries carry blood ___________.

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Q5.Veins have _________ to prevent the backflow of blood.

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Q6.Thick walls allow arteries _________.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the function of blood plasma?

1/6

Q2.What is the function of the red blood cells?

2/6

Q3.What is the function of platelets?

3/6

Q4.Arteries carry blood ___________.

4/6

Q5.Veins have _________ to prevent the backflow of blood.

5/6

Q6.Thick walls allow arteries _________.

6/6

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

The Heart

This quiz will assess you on your knowledge of the heart and knowledge from previous lessons

Q1.Oxygen moves into the blood via ______.

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Q2.Oxygenated blood travels from the lungs to the heart via the __________.

2/5

Q3.Oxygenated blood travels to the rest of the body via the _________.

3/5

Q4.Arteries carry blood ___________.

4/5

Q5.Veins have _________ to prevent the backflow of blood.

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

The Heart

This quiz will assess you on your knowledge of the heart and knowledge from previous lessons

Q1.Oxygen moves into the blood via ______.

1/5

Q2.Oxygenated blood travels from the lungs to the heart via the __________.

2/5

Q3.Oxygenated blood travels to the rest of the body via the _________.

3/5

Q4.Arteries carry blood ___________.

4/5

Q5.Veins have _________ to prevent the backflow of blood.

5/5

Lesson summary: The heart

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