5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Respiratory system
- Voice box
- Mucous membranes
- Vocal Cords
- a another name for the larynx
- b The system that enables you to breathe; your nose, trachea, and lungs are a few parts of this system.
- c 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.
- d The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
- e Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Bronchioles fan out to create these little spaces where air enters the alveoli.
- It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
- the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
- a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
- A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
5 True/False questions
Diaphragm → The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.
Larynx → The part of your body that gives you the ability to speak
What are your bronchi? → They are the tubes that carry air from your trachea to your lungs.
Cilia → Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
What determines your voice's pitch? → How much air passes across your vocal chords determines the volume.