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6 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. The nose produces a continuous supply of ____________ to put moisture in the air and catch dust and bacteria.
  2. muscle responsible for breathing.
  3. small, round sacs in the lungs where CO2 and O2 are exchanged.
  4. system that brings oxygen to your body and removes carbon dioxide.
  5. 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
  6. Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.

6 True/False Questions

  1. Lung cancera cancer of the lungs which is caused primarily by the carcinogens in cigarette smoke; it is the leading cancer killer; can also be caused by radon gas and on-the-job carcinogens (things that cause cancer) such as asbestos, uranium, arsenic, and certain petroleum products


  2. Esophagustube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.


  3. Cystic Fibrosisan 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


  4. Tuberculosisstructure that directs air down the respiratory path and food down the digestive path.


  5. pharynxtube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.


  6. Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)system that brings oxygen to your body and removes carbon dioxide.


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