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Arteries, Capillaries and veins are all part of the ________ system Circulatory
Bones that cover the lungs Ribs
________ system brings in oxygen and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory
Largest internal organ and gland in the human body Liver
This organ filters the blood and removes the waste Kidney
Largest organ of the human body Skin
Blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart Arteries
_______ support and protect the various organs of the body Bones
Blood vessels that carry blood towards the heart Veins
It is a muscular organ that provides blood circulation Heart
Used for urine storage Bladder
________ system supports and protect the human body Skeletal
Smallest bone in the human body Stapes
Largest bone in the human body Femur
It connects bones to other bones Ligaments

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Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

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System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

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Circulatory System Crossword

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place where substances are exchanged between the blood and body cells capillaries
the liquid part of blood Plasma
a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backward valve
bloodvessles that carry blood back to the heart veins
take up oxyhgen in the blood and deliver it to cells elsewhere in the body redbloodcells
the body's disease fighters whitebloodcells
consists of the heart, blood vessels, and blood cardiovascular system
(singular) lower chambers of the heart ventricle
(singular) upper chambers of the heart atrium
the process by which molecules move from an area of higher concentration to an area of lower concentration diffusion
largest artery in the body aorta
a force exerted by blood against the walls of blood vessels blood pressure
the alternating expansion and relaxation of the artery walls pulse
a group of heart cells that sends out signals that make the heart muscle contract pacemaker
hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body heart
blood vessles that carry blood away from the heart arteries
iron-containing protein that binds chemically to oxygen molecules hemoglobin

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Circulatory system Crossword

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The system that is made up of the heart, blood vessels, and blood Circulatory system
Is a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backwards Valve
Another name for the circulatory system Cardio
Another name for the circulatory system Cardiovascular system
A group of cells that adjusts the speed of the heart beat Pacemaker
The largest artery Aorta
Number of lower chambers Two
A kind of blood vessel Veins
Substances are exchanged between the body and blood cells Capillaries
The muscular organ that pumps blood through the body Heart
What type of muscle is the heart made of? Cardiac muscle
The sound that the heart makes Lubdub
Two organs that helps us breathe Lungs
What moves from the lungs into the blood Oxygen
The name of the upper chambers Atrium

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Unit 4.2 Vocabulary Activity Crossword

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The opening at the end of the digestive system, where wastes are released anus
Vessels in the circulatory system that carry blood away from the heart arteries
Saclike structure that stores urine until it can be releases bladder
An artery, vein, or capillary that carries blood to and from the heart and body tissues blood vessel
Smallest vessel in the circulatory system; site of nutrient and gas exchange between blood and body cells capillaries
Process that breaks large food molecules into smaller molecules that can be taken in by cells chemical digestion
Organ system that transports needed substances throughout the body and carries away wastes circulatory system
large domed muscle that seperates chest and abdomen and plays a major role in breathing diaphragm
Process of breaking down food into a form the body can use digestion
Organ system that breaks down food into substances the body can use, and absorbs these substances digestive system
Female sex cell egg
System of organs that controls body activities through chemical messengers (hormones) endrocine system
A protein in the body that helps control a chemical reaction, such as digestion enzyme
Tube that carries food from the mouth to the south esophagus
Organ system that removes waste from the body excretory system
Positive or negative response to a stimuli; example: pain feedback mechanism
A sac that stores bile gall bladder
Specialize organs that make substances (hormones) that control and regulate body processes glands
Organ that punmps blood throughout the body heart
Keeping conditions constant in the body homeostasis
A chemical released by a gland: controls a specific body function hormone
A hormone that is produced by a group of specialized cells in the pancreas and that lowers blood glucose insulin
System that covers the human body, basic organ is skin in the human body integumentary system
Organ in the urinary system that filters waste from the blood kidneys
Part of the digestive system where water is absorbed from the solid waste large intestine
Organ in the digestive system that produces bile and enzymes, breaks down toxins and wastes liver
Pair of organs in the respiratory system, where carbon dioxide and oxygen are exchanged lungs
process of breaking food into smaller pieces by chewing and mashing mechanical digestion
elongated tissues that allow for contractons and relaxationd to cause movement muscles

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The Circulatory System Crossword

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An organ system that takes oxygen and nutrients to every corner of your body Circulatorysystem
The movement of blood through the blood vessels. Circulation
The blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart. Arteries
The tubes that blood moves through. Bloodvessel
The smallest blood vessels connecting arteries and veins Capillaries
The heart is divided into four parts called _____________. Chambers
The two upper chambers of the heart that receive blood first. Atriums
The two lower chambers of the heart that receive blood second. Ventricles
The flap in the heart that keeps the blood flowing in the right direction. Valve
A measure of your heartbeat. Pulse
The liquid that Carries nutrients, dissolved gasses and other substances. Plasma
the substance to which oxygen and carbon dioxide attach. Hemoglobin
The cell that destroys harmful organisms. Whitebloodcell
The cells that carry oxygen and carbon dioxide through the body. Redbloodcell
The cells that help blood clot. Platelet

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Human Body Systems Vocabulary Crossword

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a group of organs that excrete chemical waste excretory system
tiny, sac like structures of the lungs that are surrounded by capillaries where gas exchange takes place alveoli
a chemical that regulates body function hormones
blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart arteries
male organs that produce sperm and testerone testes
blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart veins
a flap of tissue that prevents the back flow of blood valve
the network of small blood vessels that allow oxygen and other substances to flow into tissues capillaries
body system that controls the body that includes the brain and spinal cord nervous system
a body system that consists of skeletal muscles and tendons muscular system
provides supports for the body and provides attachments for muscles skeletal system
male and a female each have special organs for reproduction . organs in the male have different organs than female reproductive system
a group of organs that take in and digest food, and eliminate solid waste digestive system
the body system consisting of the lungs and passageways that ead to the lungs respiratory system
a group of glads that produce hormones and release them into the blood endocrine system

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Heart anatomy crossword

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What artery supplies oxygenated blood to the circulatory system? Aorta
What are the tubes called that help blood circulate blood throughout the body? Veins
What are the tubes called the are surrounded in muscular tissue and help oxygenate the blood? Arterys
The two upper cavities of the heart, they help to pass blood through the heart. Atrium
What are the two main sides of the heart called? Ventricles
The muscular tissue of the heart. Cardiac Tissue
The portion of the heart separating the two chambers of the heart. Septum
The fine blood vessels running through the heart. Capillaritis
The vein through the heart that carries the deoxygenated blood. Vena Cava
The valve between the left atrium and the left ventricle. Mitral Valve
The artery that carries blood from the right ventricle to the lungs. Pulmonary Artery

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Circulatory System Crossword

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blood cell that fights infection by destroying microscopic, disease-causing organisms white blood cell
either of the two lower chambers of the heart that pumps blood through arteries Ventricle
blood vessel that carries blood to the heart vein
blood cell that carries oxygen throughout the body RED BLOOD CELL
muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the body HEART
body system that includes the heart, blood vessels and blood CIRCULATORY SYSTEM
tiny blood vessel CAPILLARY
a tube in the body through which blood flows BLOOD VESSEL
artery that carries blood from the right ventricle to the lungs PULMONARY ARTERY
vein that carries blood from the lungs to the left atrium PULMONARY VEIN
either of the two upper chambers of the heart that receives blood from the veins ATRIUM
blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart ARTERY

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The Circulatory System Crossword

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What is the most important muscle in the circulatory system? Heart
The circulatory system transports_______in the blood. Oxygen
What is the organ that gives oxygen to the blood? Lungs
What carries the oxygenated-rich blood away from the heart? arteries
What carries the blood to your heart? Veins
The blood enters the heart through the______. Atria
The heart is located to the______of your chest. Left
The blood leaves your heart through the______? Ventricles
What allows the blood to flow quickly through your body? BloodVessels
Every blood vessel has a thin layer of_________. endothelium
What keeps a body system together? Tissues
The most common heart disease is?(shortened form) CAD
What causes high blood pressure due to physcological stress? Hypertension

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The Circulatory and Respiratory Systems Crossword

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a set of organs that allows a person to breathe and exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide throughout the body. Respiratory
Where the body inhales air Nostrils
Tube that connects the larynx to the bronchi of the lungs. Trachea
Connects to the nostrils, allows air to move from the nose to the larynx (voice box) in the process of breathing. Pharynx
The main passageway into the lungs Bronchi
help oxygen from the air inhaled enter the red cells in the blood. The red blood cells carry the oxygen through the body. Lungs
An organ system that moves substances to and from cells. Helps stabilize body temperature and pH. Consists of a heart, blood vessels, and blood. Circulatory
Muscular organ that pumps blood through the circulatory system by rhythmic contraction and dilation. heart
Carry blood away from the heart arteries
Transport blood toward the heart Veins
Red liquid that circulates in the arteries and veins of humans and other vertebrate animals blood

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