5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What are the thin strips of tissue in your larynx called?
- a Air passes through these structures in your nasal cavity where the air is cleaned, moistened and brought to the correct temperature.
- b They are your vocal chords.
- c Balloon-like sacs in the lungs that allow the oxygen you need to pass easily from the air you inhale into the blood stream.
- d the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
- e The part of your body that gives you the ability to speak
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
- 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.
- Air passes through the three parts of this structure on its way down to the trachea.
- It increases your chance of long cancer, raises your blood pressure, damages your lungs, and is addictive.
- The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
5 True/False Questions
Explain the importance of alveoli. → Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
Bronchitis → The condition that occurs when your bronchi are swollen, usually because of an infection.
What determines your voice's volume? → The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
Laryngopharynx → the last part of the pharynx, closest to the larynx
Voice box → another name for the larynx