5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What determines your voice's pitch?
- What determines your voice's volume?
- What are cilia?
- What muscle is mostly responsible for your breathing?
- Explain how the conchae help warm and moisten the air you breathe.
- a The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
- b How much air passes across your vocal chords determines the volume.
- c They disrupt the airflow, making the air bounce around and hit the warm, moist tissue in your nasal cavity.
- d They are like motorized whips that push mucous out of your nasal cavity, trachea, bronchi and lungs.
- e The diaphragm is mostly responsible for breathing.
5 Multiple choice questions
- another name for the larynx
- They keep your trachea from collapsing.
- holes in your skull that aid in the warming, moisturizing and filtering of the air you breathe.
- a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
- Air passes through these structures in your nasal cavity where the air is cleaned, moistened and brought to the correct temperature.
5 True/False questions
Bronchitis → Very small, thin-walled tubes that carry air to where the lungs can finally use it.
Oropharynx → the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
Respiratory system → Bronchioles fan out to create these little spaces where air enters the alveoli.
What are the thin strips of tissue in your larynx called? → They are your vocal chords.
Diaphragm → The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.