5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Explain the importance of alveoli.
- How do the cartilage rings around your trachea help you?
- Voice box
- What are cilia?
- a The two tubes that branch out from the trachea to the lungs.
- b another name for the larynx
- c They keep your trachea from collapsing.
- d They are like motorized whips that push mucous out of your nasal cavity, trachea, bronchi and lungs.
- e They are the places in the lungs where oxygen is put into the blood and carbon dioxide is removed..
5 Multiple choice questions
- They disrupt the airflow, making the air bounce around and hit the warm, moist tissue in your nasal cavity.
- Balloon-like sacs in the lungs that allow the oxygen you need to pass easily from the air you inhale into the blood stream.
- It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
- The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
- They are the tubes that carry air from your trachea to your lungs.
5 True/False questions
Diaphragm → Air passes through the three parts of this structure on its way down to the trachea.
What are the thin strips of tissue in your larynx called? → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
Respiratory system → The system that enables you to breathe; your nose, trachea, and lungs are a few parts of this system.
Conchae → The two tubes that branch out from the trachea to the lungs.
Bronchitis → The condition that occurs when your bronchi are swollen, usually because of an infection.