5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Nasal cavity
- a The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.
- b The condition that occurs when your bronchi are swollen, usually because of an infection.
- c A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
- d the last part of the pharynx, closest to the larynx
- e Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
5 Multiple choice questions
- 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.
- another name for the larynx
- Air passes through these structures in your nasal cavity where the air is cleaned, moistened and brought to the correct temperature.
- The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
- holes in your skull that aid in the warming, moisturizing and filtering of the air you breathe.
5 True/False questions
What does the hair in your nose do? → It captures particles out of the air you breathe.
How do the cartilage rings around your trachea help you? → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
Pharynx → The part of your body that gives you the ability to speak
What muscle is mostly responsible for your breathing? → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
Nasopharynx → The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.