Component One - The Human Body and Movement in Physical Activity and Sport
Component Two - Socio-Cultural Influences and Well Being

Cardiovascular System Exam Questions


  • 1) What type of blood vessel carries blood away from the heart. 1 Marks



  • 2) What do letters A & B represent in the image below? 2 Marks




  • 3) Using a sporting example of your choice, explain how vasodilation can result in the body cooling down. 3 Marks



  • 4) Define the term vascular shunting and explain how vascular shunting will occur during a 400m swim. 3 Marks






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