5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Explain how the conchae help warm and moisten the air you breathe.
- Name some of the dangers of smoking.
- Vocal Cords
- Voice box
- a These strings or strips of tissue vibrate as air blows across them. They are tightly pulled across your larynx and give you the ability to make sounds.
- b The long muscle below your lungs. It helps you breathe in and out.
- c It increases your chance of long cancer, raises your blood pressure, damages your lungs, and is addictive.
- d another name for the larynx
- e They disrupt the airflow, making the air bounce around and hit the warm, moist tissue in your nasal cavity.
5 Multiple choice questions
- the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
- The system that enables you to breathe; your nose, trachea, and lungs are a few parts of this system.
- a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
- The two tubes that branch out from the trachea to the lungs.
- It captures particles out of the air you breathe.
5 True/False questions
Oropharynx → The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
Nasal cavity → These strings or strips of tissue vibrate as air blows across them. They are tightly pulled across your larynx and give you the ability to make sounds.
What are cilia? → A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
Conchae → Air passes through these structures in your nasal cavity where the air is cleaned, moistened and brought to the correct temperature.
Larynx → Air passes through the three parts of this structure on its way down to the trachea.