5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What does the hair in your nose do?
- Voice box
- a The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
- b It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
- 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 Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
- e another name for the larynx
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The diaphragm is mostly responsible for breathing.
- The tension in the vocal chords as well as how thick and heavy they are.
- Bronchioles fan out to create these little spaces where air enters the alveoli.
- Very small, thin-walled tubes that carry air to where the lungs can finally use it.
- 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.
5 True/False Questions
What determines your voice's volume? → How much air passes across your vocal chords determines the volume.
Laryngopharynx → the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
What does the mucus in your nasal passage do? → It captures particles out of the air you breathe.
Explain how the conchae help warm and moisten the air you breathe. → They are the places in the lungs where oxygen is put into the blood and carbon dioxide is removed..
Respiratory system → the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.