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The Respiratory System Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following symptoms is seen in someone with the flu, but not in someone with a common cold?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a wide muscle that lies below your lungs that helps you breathe?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT a feature of alveoli?

Question 4 4. What are the tiny air sacs found in your lungs called?

Question 5 5. With this condition it is hard to empty your lungs of air.

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Question 6 6. What is the name of the branched tubes that carry air inside your lungs?

Question 7 7. Which of the following explains why humans are unable to absorb enough oxygen through their skin?

Question 8 8. The two main branches of the trachea that lead to the lobes of the lung are known as _____.

Question 9 9. When you inhale air, what happens to the diaphragm?

Question 10 10. Both Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis can be caused by which of the following?

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Question 11 11. This condition causes airways to get clogged with mucus and is passed down through a family.

Question 12 12. In the lungs, after oxygen leaves the air, where does it travel next?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is smallest in size?

Question 14 14. Which condition causes the airways of the lungs to narrow and swell making it hard to breathe without wheezing?

Question 15 15. Oxygen that you inhale passes through the walls of the alveoli and enters which of the following?

The Respiratory System 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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