Quiz: Respiratory System Questions! Exam

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Quiz: Respiratory System Questions! Exam

What do you know about the respiratory system? Do you think you can pass this quiz? The respiratory system is a biological structure that consists of specific organs and structures used for gas exchange in animals and plants. The respiratory system's primary functions include breathing, exchanging gases, gases between the lungs, bloodstream and body tissues, vocal cords, and smelling. If you choose to learn more about the respiratory system, this is the quiz for you.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Respiratory arrest represents the beginning of a life-threatening emergency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Respiratory distress is a true medical emergency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Respiratory distress can be caused by anaphylactic shock.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Respiratory arrest can be caused by electric shock and suffocation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    When oxygen is cut off to the lungs, the heart stops beating gradually resulting in respiratory arrest.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    The brain cells are the first to die within 4 to 6 minutes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When positioning the victim he should be lying on his back on a firm flat surface.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    If the victim is unconscious the tongue can relax, fall back and block the airway.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    You should use a jaw-thrust maneuver if you don't suspect a cervical injury.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Don't extend child's neck too far, as the trachea may collapse.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Maintain a jew-thrust during artificial ventilation for a spinal injury victim.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    If the victim is breathing, maintain an open airway, and place him in a recovery position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    If you suspect trauma or cervical injury, move the victim.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    The advantage of the recovery position is relieving pressure in the vena vaca of pregnant women.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    If we put the victim in the recovery position, we should turn the victim to the other side after 15 minutes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Poisoning victim, we should place him in a back position.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    If found the victim will stop breathing, place him in the supine position, and provide ventilation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    If the victim isn't breathing, prepare to perform rescue breathing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    When performing rescue breathing, use a barrier device to prevent infection.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Mouth to mouth ventilation is the most effective way to perform rescue breathing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    If the victim is a small child or infant seal your lips over the child's mouth only.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    If the victim is a small child or infant, use your cheeks strength to give 2 gentile air puffs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    A stoma is a small surgical opening in the neck through which the patient breathes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    Gastric distention is inflation of the stomach with air.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    Choking is meaning upper air way distruction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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