6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- 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
- tube-like structure that moves food from the mouth to the stomach.
- tube-like structure that moves air from the mouth to the lungs.
- small, round sacs in the lungs where CO2 and O2 are exchanged.
- Insects have little holes along their abdomens to take in oxygen. These holes are called_________.
- 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
Epiglottis → The chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction
Asthma → 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
Nitrogen → The chemical in cigarettes that causes addiction
Bronchitis → 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
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.