5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Explain the importance of alveoli.
- What does the mucus in your nasal passage do?
- How does the oxygen get from your
lungs into your blood?
- Sinus cavities
- a It captures particles out of the air you breathe.
- b holes in your skull that aid in the warming, moisturizing and filtering of the air you breathe.
- c The part of your body that gives you the ability to speak
- d At the alveoli, the oxygen travels across the single cell thick blood vessel walls into blood cells.
- e They are the places in the lungs where oxygen is put into the blood and carbon dioxide is removed..
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.
- another name for the larynx
- The system that enables you to breathe; your nose, trachea, and lungs are a few parts of this system.
- The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
- These strings or strips of tissue vibrate as air blows across them. They are tightly pulled across your larynx and give you the ability to make sounds.
5 True/False Questions
Cilia → Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
Uvula → Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
Alveoli → a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
Mucous membranes → Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
What are the thin strips of tissue in your larynx called? → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.