To compare: The transport of oxygen to body cells in a hydra, flatworm, earthworm, insect and frog. Introduction: A circulatory system facilitates the transport of molecules from one part of the body to another by reducing the effective distance of diffusion. It interacts with every organ of the body and is necessary for the removal of wastes, supply of oxygen, transport of hormones, nutrients and other materials.

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Biology (MindTap Course List)

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Eldra Solomon + 3 others
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Biology (MindTap Course List)

11th Edition
Eldra Solomon + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337392938

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Chapter 44.1, Problem 1C
Summary Introduction

To compare: The transport of oxygen to body cells in a hydra, flatworm, earthworm, insect and frog.

Introduction: A circulatory system facilitates the transport of molecules from one part of the body to another by reducing the effective distance of diffusion. It interacts with every organ of the body and is necessary for the removal of wastes, supply of oxygen, transport of hormones, nutrients and other materials.

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