A. True Amino acids are actively transported from maternal to fetal blood in the placenta.
B. True Due to high flow through the ductus arteriosus to the aorta.
C. True Blood flows from the pulmonary artery to the distal aorta.
D. False Distal aortic flow is greater than distal pulmonary artery flow and the pressure is lower (resistance = pressure/flow).
E. False It is normally about 140/minute; below 100 suggests distress.