5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Explain the importance of alveoli.
- Mucous membranes
- a Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
- b a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
- c They are the places in the lungs where oxygen is put into the blood and carbon dioxide is removed..
- d The two tubes that branch out from the trachea to the lungs.
- e Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- the last part of the pharynx, closest to the larynx
- The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.
- They disrupt the airflow, making the air bounce around and hit the warm, moist tissue in your nasal cavity.
- It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
- The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
5 True/False Questions
How does the oxygen get from your
lungs into your blood? → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
Conchae → Air passes through these structures in your nasal cavity where the air is cleaned, moistened and brought to the correct temperature.
What muscle is mostly responsible for your breathing? → The diaphragm is mostly responsible for breathing.
Name some of the dangers of smoking. → It increases your chance of long cancer, raises your blood pressure, damages your lungs, and is addictive.
Nasopharynx → The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.