MYTUTOR SUBJECT ANSWERS

804 views

Why is the heart known as a double pump?

The heart is known as a double pump becasue each half pumps blood around a different circulation system. The right side pumps blood to the lungs, while the left side pumps blood around the body.

David H. GCSE Biology tutor, A Level Biology tutor, GCSE Maths tutor,...

1 year ago

Answered by David, a GCSE Biology tutor with MyTutor


Still stuck? Get one-to-one help from a personally interviewed subject specialist

253 SUBJECT SPECIALISTS

£20 /hr

Michaela R.

Degree: Psychology BsC (Bachelors) - Durham University

Subjects offered:Biology, Psychology+ 3 more

Biology
Psychology
Geography
Extended Project Qualification
English

“About Me: I am a Psychology student at Durham University. I love how the subject helps us to understand ourselves and the world around us. I hope that my tutorials will make you fall in love with Psychology like I have! It is so vast ...”

Sahil M. A Level Biology tutor, GCSE Biology tutor, A Level Chemistry...
£20 /hr

Sahil M.

Degree: Medicine (Bachelors) - Manchester University

Subjects offered:Biology, Spanish+ 3 more

Biology
Spanish
Maths
Chemistry
-Medical School Preparation-

“Hello! My name is Sahil and I am currently a medical student at the University of Manchester. I am really looking forward to tutoring you in Spanish, Chemistry, Biology or Maths as well as trying to help you during the difficult proce...”

£20 /hr

Lucy W.

Degree: Physiotherapy BSc (Bachelors) - Cardiff University

Subjects offered:Biology, Physical Education

Biology
Physical Education

“Hi, I’m Lucy! I am an enthusiastic first year Physiotherapy student at Cardiff University with a passion for all things active and scientific. I thoroughly enjoy Biology and Physical Education and having just sat my exams in the summer...”

About the author

David H.

Currently unavailable: for regular students

Degree: Medicine (Bachelors) - Exeter University

Subjects offered:Biology, Maths

Biology
Maths

“Me, myself and I I am a current medical student at Exeter University. I have loved science and maths from an early age, and have always looked for ways to increase my understanding of them – Horrible Science magazines were my favourit...”

You may also like...

Posts by David

Solve the simultaneous equations 3x + 4y = 17 and 4x + y = 14

What is meant by the semi-conservative replication of DNA?

What is the angle between the position vectors a and b, where a = (6i - j + 3k) and b = (-4i + 2j + 10k)?

Why is the heart known as a double pump?

Other GCSE Biology questions

What is the difference between genotype and phenotype?

What are the five stages of mitosis?

Where is water absorbed in the digestive system? - Duodenum, Ileum or colon?

What is osmosis?

View GCSE Biology tutors

We use cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing to use this website, we'll assume that you're OK with this. Dismiss

mtw:mercury1:status:ok