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Chapter 23: 7-15

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Biology Homework Chapter 23: The Circulatory System II


Reading Preparation

Textbook assignment: Chapter 23: Circulation, sections 7-15.

Study Notes

Web Lecture

Read the following weblecture before chat: Blood

Take notes on any questions you have, and be prepared to discuss the lecture in chat.

Study Activity

Perform the study activity below:

Work through the BioCoach activity Cardiovascular System II: The Vascular Highway.

Be sure that you can

  • identify the three types of blood vessels, along with the layers in their walls.
  • explain how blood flows through the pulmonary circuit to exchange gases.
  • describe the exchange of molecules between capillaries and the interstitial fluids.
  • describe how to Measure blood pressure, and interpret the data.

Chat Preparation Activities

Chapter Quiz

Lab Work

Read through the lab for this week; bring questions to chat on any aspect of the lab, whether you intend not perform it or not. If you decide to perform the lab, be sure to submit your report by the posted due date.