The Aging Circulatory and Respiratory Systems Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Flus and colds are examples of what?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT part of the respiratory system?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is not a major component of the cardiovascular network

Question 4 4. If a sample of blood is deoxygenated, where is it likely to be found in the circulatory system of the human body?

Question 5 5. Which of these structures is not a part of the respiratory system?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is part of the respiratory membrane?

Question 7 7. The heart is a double-pump. If the left side of the heart weakens and does not efficiently pump blood out of the heart to the body, what could result?

Question 8 8. How does Nitroglycerin help relieve angina?

Question 9 9. Which structure provides support and flexibility for the trachea?

Question 10 10. Gary has recently started an exercise regimen; however, he notices that anytime he engages in a high intensity workout he has chest pains. Concerned, Gary went to visit his doctor who explained that Gary's heart wasn't receiving enough oxygen while working out. Gary's doctor diagnosed him with

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Question 11 11. What condition could result if the blood supply to the heart is stopped?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is part of the lower respiratory system?

Question 13 13. Which is an example of a lower respiratory infection?

Question 14 14. Which structure is referred to as the wind pipe?

Question 15 15. Which of the following comes with increased age?

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Question 16 16. In terms of dollars, people over 65 spend how much a year on cardiovascular related issues?

Question 17 17. Which part of the following human body is NOT considered a part of the circulatory system?

Question 18 18. The circulation of blood from the right side of the human heart to the lungs and back to the heart completes which circuit?

Question 19 19. How do chronic respiratory infections adversely affect the elderly?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is related to or the cause of most heart disease and cardiovascular problems?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following describes Coronary Heart Disease?

Question 22 22. What is the job of the human body's pulmonary circuit?

Question 23 23. What is the purpose of the systemic circuit of the human body?

Question 24 24. Cardiovascular disease can include all of the following EXCEPT?

Question 25 25. How does advancing age affect the diaphragm and lungs?

The Aging Circulatory and Respiratory Systems Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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