11.28: Blood Pressure Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated2 minsto complete % Progress Practice Blood Pressure MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated2 minsto complete % Estimated2 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English TermDefinition blood pressure Pressure that circulating blood puts on the walls of blood vessels. diastolic Blood pressure when the heart is resting between beats. hypertension High blood pressure. systolic Blood pressure when the heart constricts. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Covers blood pressure and the effects of high blood pressure. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jessica Harwood Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Contributors: Doris Kraus, Ph.D. Niamh Gray-Wilson Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Sarah Johnson Jane Willan Corliss Karasov Editors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Tags: blood pressure diastolic hypertension (3 more) SCI.BIO.931.7.L.1 SCI.LSC.931.7.L.1 systolic Subjects: science Life Science Concept Nodes: SCI.LSC.931.7 (Blood Pressure) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 29, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 30, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.