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  1. an inherited chronic disease in which the mucus lining in the lungs and digestive organs is thicker than normal causing difficulty breathing and digesting food
  2. tube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.
  3. tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
  4. small, round sacs in the lungs where CO2 and O2 are exchanged.
  5. Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.
  6. a cancer of the lungs which is caused primarily by the carcinogens in cigarette smoke; it is the leading cancer killer; can also be caused by radon gas and on-the-job carcinogens (things that cause cancer) such as asbestos, uranium, arsenic, and certain petroleum products

6 True/False questions

  1. EpiglottisThe chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction


  2. Asthmaa 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


  3. NitrogenThe chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction


  4. Bronchitisan 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


  5. 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


  6. Diaphragmtube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.