6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- structure that directs air down the respiratory path and food down the digestive path.
- muscle responsible for breathing.
- tube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.
- The gas that is most abundant in the earth's atmosphere
- Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.
- an infectious disease that usually attacks the lungs and is spread from person to person in the air; symptoms include a persistent cough, run-down feeling, weight loss, fever, and loss of appetite; you may be a carrier but not come down with the disease
6 True/False Questions
Cystic Fibrosis → an inherited chronic disease in which the mucus lining in the lungs and digestive organs is thicker than normal causing difficulty breathing and digesting food
Trachea → tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
Emphysema → a chronic disease involving damage to the air sacs in the lungs and the body does not get the oxygen it needs; the most common cause is cigarette smoking
pharynx → tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
Nicotine → The chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction
Asthma → a disease affecting the lungs; most commonly found in children; causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and early morning coughing; no know cause or cure