6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- system that brings oxygen to your body and removes carbon dioxide.
- an infection most common in infants and children that causes pneumonia; most people recover in 8 to 15 days but will have repeated infections throughout their life; symptoms include fever, runny nose, cough, and wheezing
- 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
- Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.
- small, round sacs in the lungs where CO2 and O2 are exchanged.
- is shared with the digestive system from the tongue down to the epiglottis, food goes down the esophagus and air passes through the trachea
6 True/False Questions
Asthma → tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
Diaphragm → muscle responsible for breathing.
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
Mucus → 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
Trachea → tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) → system that brings oxygen to your body and removes carbon dioxide.