5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Respiratory system
- What are your bronchi?
- Nasal cavity
- a They are the tubes that carry air from your trachea to your lungs.
- b The system that enables you to breathe; your nose, trachea, and lungs are a few parts of this system.
- c Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
- d A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
- e a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
5 Multiple choice questions
- It captures particles out of the air you breathe.
- another name for the larynx
- They are your vocal chords.
- the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
- Very small, thin-walled tubes that carry air to where the lungs can finally use it.
5 True/False questions
Laryngopharynx → the last part of the pharynx, closest to the larynx
Bronchitis → The condition that occurs when your bronchi are swollen, usually because of an infection.
Alveoli → Balloon-like sacs in the lungs that allow the oxygen you need to pass easily from the air you inhale into the blood stream.
Larynx → Air passes through the three parts of this structure on its way down to the trachea.
Mucous membranes → holes in your skull that aid in the warming, moisturizing and filtering of the air you breathe.