Assertion (A): Valves are present in the arteries.
Reason (R): Arteries carry oxygenated blood from heart to different body parts except pulmonary artery.
- Valves are absent in arteries , but present in veins , to prevent backflow of blood.
- All Arteries except the pulmonary artery carry oxygenated blood from the heart to the rest of the body. The pulmonary artery carries deoxygenated blood from the heart to the lungs.
- The assertion is False
- The reason is True.
So, the correct answer is (d)