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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. intrapleural pressure
  2. parietal pleura
  3. upper airways
  4. diaphragm
  5. transpulmonary pressure
  1. a _________- composed of the nose, mouth, pharynx, and larynx
  2. b _________- the pressure difference between the inside and outside of the lung
  3. c _________ at rest is a balance between the tendency of the lung to collapse and the tendency of the chest wall to expand
  4. d the thorax is separated from the abdomen by the _________
  5. e _________- is attached to and lines the interior thoracic wall and diaphragm

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. _________ represents the transmural pressure across the chest wall
  2. airways beyond larynx: (1) _________- extends from the top of the trachea to the beginning of the respiratory bronchioles and contains no alveoli/gas exchange w/ blood; (2) _________- the respiratory bronchioles down (contains alveoli, and gases exchange with the blood here)
  3. _________- the first airways that no longer contain cartilage
  4. _________- exchange of air between atmophere and alveoli
  5. _________ is a determinant of lung size

5 True/False questions

  1. Pipchanges in the _________ cause the lungs and thoracic wall to move in and out together during normal breathing


  2. visceral pleura_________- is attached to and lines the interior thoracic wall and diaphragm


  3. intercostal muscles_________- the pleural surface coating the lung


  4. Patm_________- the gass pressure at the nose and mouth; pressure of hte air surrounded the body


  5. expiration_________- movement of air from alveoli -> external environment via airways


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