5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Vocal Cords
- What are the thin strips of tissue in your larynx called?
- What are your bronchi?
- Mucous membranes
- a Mucus producing tissues, found in many parts of your body.
- b 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.
- c They are the tubes that carry air from your trachea to your lungs.
- d The part of the pharynx that is closest to your mouth.
- e They are your vocal chords.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Balloon-like sacs in the lungs that allow the oxygen you need to pass easily from the air you inhale into the blood stream.
- A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
- At the alveoli, the oxygen travels across the single cell thick blood vessel walls into blood cells.
- Tiny motorized "whips" waving back and forth on the cells lining the back of your nose and throughout much of the respiratory tract.
- The two tubes that branch out from the trachea to the lungs.
5 True/False questions
Sinus cavities → A space in your head where much of the dust, pollen, bacteria and other stuff in the air your breathe is filtered out.
Uvula → a small pink projection hanging downward from your soft palate.
Name some of the dangers of smoking. → It filters large particles out of the air you breathe.
Nasopharynx → the uppermost part of the pharynx. It is connected to the inner ear.
Voice box → another name for the larynx