Lab 2: Artery/Cardio/Blood Pressure

Questions for Lesson 2

  1. Cardio activity – what muscles do you use? (big or small)
  2. Where are they located -(upper body or lower body)
  3. Hypertension – what is it and what is another name for it?
  4. What is the new norm for blood pressure?.
  5. What is Ideal Blood Pressure?
  6. What blood vessel brings blood to the heart?
  7. What blood vessel take blood away from the heart?
  8. The hollow space inside the artery is called _________
  9. What does it do? what is its function?
  10. To get cardio output (in one workout) how long should you work out?
  11. How many times a week?
  12. The more fit you become will your RHR go up or down?
  13. How big is your heart?
  14. In questions 1 and 2 you told me about their size and where they are located. Now name one of these muscles.