Plasma-Yellow liquid that carries blood cells around body
Red Blood Cells-Cells in the blood that carry oxygen
White cells-Immune cells
Platelets-Bits of old blood cells. Clots blood. Secretes chemicals when in contact with air
Respiration is NOT breathing
Transfers energy by oxidation to give water and carbon dioxide
Mitochondria-These Organelles are the power plants of cells
Lots of mitochondria in muscles because they give you energy
Limewater-Saturated calcium hydroxide solution.
Limewater turns cloudy when carbon dioxide is present
Trachea-Pipe joining the throat to the lungs.
Bronchi-2 tubes that join the trachea to the left and right lungs
Bronchioles-Smaller tubes that branch from bronchi
Oxygenated blood-Blood rich in oxygen
Deoxygenated blood-Blood poor in oxygen
Artery-Vessel that carries blood away from the heart.
Vein-Blood Vessel that returns blood to the heart.
Capllary-Thin blood vessel that carries blood into tissues. Joins arteries to veins
Poor in oxygen
carries blood to the lungs
Rich in oxygen
Pumps blood around the body
Red blood cells
Deliver to the cells
White blood cells
Arteries carry blood from heart.
Capillaries connect arteries
Carry blood in to the heart