Explain the differences.
Arteries and veins.
|1. Carries blood towards organs and away from heart.||Carries blood towards heart and away from organs.|
|2. Carries fully oxygenated blood||Carries deoxygenated and CO2 enriched blood.|
|3. Blood flows with high pressure and jerks,.||Blood flows with low pressure and smoothly.|
|4. Have no valves||Have valves to prevent backflow of blood.|
|5. Walls are elastic.||Walls are non-elastic.|
|6. Are Deeply placed.||Are superficial.|
|7 Branched and decreases in size.||Unites and increases in size|
|8. Can constrict and dilate||Cannot constrict.|
|9. Have thick and muscular walls||Have thin and less muscular walls.|
|10. Smallest artery is called arteriole||Smallest vein is called Venules.|
Is there an error in this question or solution?
Solution Explain the Differences. Concept: Blood Circulatory System.