A Unique Quiz On Anatomy 2 Quiz

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A Unique Quiz On Anatomy 2 Quiz

The air we breathe in can either grow us or lead to growth or can affect our whole system. Getting to understand how our respiratory system works, helps us get an idea of what happens within our body. Take this unique quiz on anatomy 2 and test your knowledge. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The division of the trachea produces two tubes called the right and left main (primary) ____.
    • A. 

      Bronchi

    • B. 

      Alveolar sacs

    • C. 

      Alveolar ducts

    • D. 

      Bronchioles

  • 2. 
    Oxygen is transported in the blood as ____.
    • A. 

      Carbonic anhydrase

    • B. 

      Deoxyhemoglobin

    • C. 

      Carbonic acid

    • D. 

      Oxyhemoglobin

    • E. 

      Bicarbonate ion

  • 3. 
    The lipid molecule critical to lung function that coats gas-exposed alveolar surfaces is called ____.
    • A. 

      Kinin

    • B. 

      Surfactant

    • C. 

      Lecithin

    • D. 

      Renin

    • E. 

      Interferon

  • 4. 
    When breathing in, ear enters the trachea through the ____.
    • A. 

      Thyoid cartillage

    • B. 

      Epiglottis

    • C. 

      Glottis

    • D. 

      Esophagus

  • 5. 
    The pharynogothmpanic tubes, which drain the middle ear, open into the ____.
    • A. 

      Palatopharynx

    • B. 

      Nasopharynx

    • C. 

      Oropharynx

    • D. 

      Tracheopharynx

    • E. 

      Laryngopharynx

    • F. 

      Laryngopharynx

  • 6. 
    The serous membrane that surrounds each lung is created by a parietal and visceral ____.
    • A. 

      Pericardium

    • B. 

      Peritoneum

    • C. 

      Mediastinum

    • D. 

      Pleura

  • 7. 
    The most important stimulus for breathing in a healthy person is the body's need to rid itself of the blood gas called ____.
    • A. 

      Nitrous oxide

    • B. 

      Methane

    • C. 

      Carbon dioxide

    • D. 

      Oxygen

  • 8. 
    Which respiratory disease in which sufferers are often called "pink puffers," is characterized by enlarged alveoli, lung inflammation, and fibrosis of the lungs?
    • A. 

      Cleft palate

    • B. 

      Cystic fibrosis

    • C. 

      Asthma

    • D. 

      Chronic bronchitis

    • E. 

      Emphysema

  • 9. 
    The mucosa-lined windpipe that extends from the larynrx to the level of the fifth thoracic vertebra is called the ___.
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Nasopharynx

    • C. 

      Main (primary) bronchus

    • D. 

      Oropharynx

  • 10. 
    Folds of mucous membrane called ____ vibrate to provide speech.
    • A. 

      Uvula

    • B. 

      Epiglottis

    • C. 

      Hyaline cartilage rings

    • D. 

      Vocal folds (true vocal cords)

  • 11. 
    When carbon dioxide dissolves in water, it forms ____.
    • A. 

      Carbon monoxide

    • B. 

      Deoxyhemoglobin

    • C. 

      Carbaminohemoglobin

    • D. 

      Carbonic acid

  • 12. 
    What sweeps contaminated mucus from the nasal cavity to the throat?
    • A. 

      Fiagella

    • B. 

      Coarse hairs

    • C. 

      Cilla

    • D. 

      Tonsils

    • E. 

      Air turbulence

  • 13. 
    During ____, oxygen binds to hemoglobin to form oxyhemoglobin.
    • A. 

      Cellular respiration

    • B. 

      External respiration

    • C. 

      Expiration

    • D. 

      Internal respiration

  • 14. 
    The abbreviation IRDS stands for ____.
    • A. 

      Infant respiratory disease syndrome

    • B. 

      Infant respiratory distress syndrome

    • C. 

      Intermittent respiratory distress state

    • D. 

      Intermittent respiratory disease syndrome

    • E. 

      Infant respiratory disease state

  • 15. 
    The three mucosa-covered projections into the nasal cavity the greatly increase surface area of mucosa exposed to air are called ___.
    • A. 

      Paranasal sinuses

    • B. 

      Adenoids

    • C. 

      Tonsils

    • D. 

      Conchae