circulatory system

Precious Umurhurhu
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Precious Umurhurhu
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The circulatory system is about the different parts of the heart
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circulatory system
1 blood vessels

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  • there are three blood vessels.
1.1 Vein

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  • Carry blood to the heart. They have thin walls and have valves
1.2 Arteries

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  • Carry blood away from the heart, They have thick walls and no valves.
1.3 Capillaries

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  • Allow materials to pass through the veins and arteries.
2 Heart

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  • Pumps blood around the body
3 Blood

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  • There are four main parts.
3.1 Plasma

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  • Maintains body temperature 
3.2 Red blood cell

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  • Transport oxygen
3.3 White blood cells

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  • To fight infection
3.4 Platelets

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  • To clot the blood
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