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5 Matching questions

  1. Components of the upper respiratory system include all of the following, except the
  2. Primary bronchi are to ________ as secondary bronchi are to ________.
  3. The laryngeal cartilage not composed of hyaline cartilage is the
  4. Air entering the body is filtered, warmed, and humidified by the
  5. The pneumotaxic center of the pons
  1. a epiglottis
  2. b lips
  3. c extrapulmonary bronchi; intrapulmonary bronchi
  4. d suppresses the expiratory center in the medulla
  5. e upper respiratory tract.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. elevated PCO2.
  2. alveoli.
  3. pulmonary embolism
  4. an acute condition resulting from unusually sensitive, irritated conducting airways
  5. torr.

5 True/False questions

  1. The larynx, trachea, bronchi, and bronchioles all make up theepiglottis


  2. Inhaling through the nostrils is preferred over the mouth becausemovement of air into and out of the alveoli.


  3. The respiratory epithelium of the conducting airways consists ofalveoli.


  4. The partial pressure of carbon dioxide in the interstitial space of peripheral tissues is approximatelyepiglottis


  5. The process by which dissolved gases are exchanged between the blood and interstitial fluids isalveoli.