# The atria are separated from the ventricle by what type of valve?

There are actually 2 atrioventricular valves, namely, the $\textcolor{m a \ge n t a}{\text{mitral valve}}$, also called the $\textcolor{m a \ge n t a}{\text{bicuspid valve}}$, and the $\textcolor{g r e e n}{\text{tricuspid valve}}$.