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where does the exchange of food, oxygen, and wastes occur?
capillaries
which of these is a function of blood?
a digest food
b produce carbon dioxide
c dissolve bone
d cary oxygen
d cary oxygen
where is blood under the greatest pressure?
arteries
what is circulation to all the body organs called?
systemic circulation
where does oxygen-rich blood enter first?
left atrium
What is required to clot blood?
platelets
which type of cell carries oxygen in the blood?
red blood cells
which cells fight off infection?
white blood cells
what kind of antigen does type O have?
no antigen
what is the largest filtering lymph organ?
spleen
Compare and contrast the three types of blood vessels
arteries
veins
capillaries