The blood pressure in blood vessels decreases with the distance the blood travels, starting from when it was pumped out of the heart's ventricle. Using this information, which statement correctly orders the blood pressure in the major types of blood vessels from least pressure to greatest? a)arteries < veins < capillaries b)capillaries < veins < arteries c)veins < arteries < capillaries d)veins < capillaries < arteries
The order of blood pressure in blood vessels would be letter "D. veins < capillaries < arteries". The arteries carry the blood towards the veins and has relatively thicker walls because of high pressure. The vein carry blood from capillaries back to the heart.