6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- The nose produces a continuous supply of ____________ to put moisture in the air and catch dust and bacteria.
- a disease affecting the lungs; most commonly found in children; causes repeated episodes of wheezing, breathlessness, chest tightness, and early morning coughing; no know cause or cure
- a chronic disease involving damage to the air sacs in the lungs and the body does not get the oxygen it needs; the most common cause is cigarette smoking
- system that brings oxygen to your body and removes carbon dioxide.
- an infection most common in infants and children that causes pneumonia; most people recover in 8 to 15 days but will have repeated infections throughout their life; symptoms include fever, runny nose, cough, and wheezing
- is shared with the digestive system from the tongue down to the epiglottis, food goes down the esophagus and air passes through the trachea
6 True/False questions
Spiracles → Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.
Nicotine → The chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction
Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) → an infection or inflammation of the lungs where the air sacs fill with pus making it difficult to get oxygen to the blood; there are over 30 different causes including bacterial/viral infections, fungus, and chemicals
Diaphragm → tube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.
Tuberculosis → structure that directs air down the respiratory path and food down the digestive path.
Nitrogen → The gas that is most abundant in the earth's atmosphere