Circulation & exchange

  • state that the mammalian circulatory system is a closed double circulation consisting of a heart, blood vessels and blood
  • describe the structure of arteries, veins and capillaries and recognise these vessels from diagrams and microscopy
  • explain the relationship between the structure and function of arteries, veins and capillaries
  • draw and recognise the structure of red blood cells, monocytes, neutrophils and lymphocytes using prepared slides and photomicrographs
  • state and explain the differences between blood, tissue fluid and lymph