Anatomy And Physiology Questions - The Respiratory System

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 Anatomy And Physiology Questions - The Respiratory System
Respiratory system questions. Related to the 'Young adult' case unit. Also contains some questions from the "Fetal" case unit (haemoglobin dissociation curve, surfactant questions)

  
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1.  Exhalation begins when
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2.  In this portion of the lungs, the epithelial lining is simple squamous.
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3.  Where are the palatine tonsils?
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4.  These are cells of the alveoli that produces surfactant.
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5.  What is E pointing to?
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6.  What is line D pointing to?
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7.  Where is the inferior nasal concha?
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8.  Which of the below tissues forms the exchange surfaces of the alveolus?
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9.  What is line A pointing to?
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10.  Where is the middle nasal concha?
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11.  This is the primary gas exchange structure.
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12.  Pitch is controlled by
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13.  Which tonsils are found in the oropharynx?
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14.  Where is the cricoid cartilage?
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15.  Which of the following is a passageway for air, food and water?
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16.  Which is a factor that does NOT affect haemoglobin's affinity for oxygen?
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17.  Where is the larynx?
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18.  When blood pH drops then the amount of oxyhaemoglobin ______________ and oxygen delivery to the tissue cells ___________.
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19.  What is B pointing to?
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20.  The conducting zone's role is to
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21.  Which cells are the main sites of gas exchange?
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22.  This is the primary gas exchange site.
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23.  This provides disease resistance within the lungs.
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24.  This means the lungs and the chest wall expand easily.
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25.  During swallowing, which structures rises?
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26.  Which of the following is not part of the upper respiratry system?
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27.  The nose connects with the pharynx through the
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28.  Where are the nasal conchae?
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29.  This portion of the pharynx has five openings in its wall.
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30.  The point where the trachea divides into right and left primary bronchi is a ridge called
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31.  Where is the epiglottis?
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32.  Where are the olfactory receptors found?
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33.  This is direction of diffusion of gasese at the alveoli of the lungs.
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34.  Which of the following is NOT a factor that the rate of pulmonary and systemic gas exchange depends on?
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35.  Which of the below tissues maintains open airways in the lower respiratory system?
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36.  What is also referred to as the Adam's Apple?
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37.  What is line J pointing to?
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38.  Which cell secretes surfactant?
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39.  What is C pointing to?
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40.  These are triangular pieces of mostly hyaline cartilage located at the posterior and superior border of the cricoid cartilage.
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41.  This is the sum of the residual and the expiratory reserve volume.
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42.  Where is the soft palate?
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43.  This is a ring of hyaline cartilage that forms the inferior wall of the larynx.
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44.  Where is the right bronchiole?
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45.  This is located anterior to the oesophagus and carries air to the bronchi.
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46.  Where is the structure that regulates air flow to the alveolus?
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47.  Which is the dominant method of carbon dioxide transport?
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48.  This structure prevents food or water from entering the trachea.
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49.  Where is the uvulva?
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50.  Which of the below tissues provides the functions of the inner layer of the conducting organs?
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51.  Where is the terminal bronchiole?
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52.  The opening to the pharynx from the mouth is called
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53.  What lines are pointing to tertiary bronchi?
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54.  This is direction of diffusion of gases at capillaries near systemic cells.
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55.  Where is the tracheal cartilage?
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56.  The conducting airways with the air that does not undergo respiratory exchange are known as the
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