Respiratory Quiz -module 1

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Respiratory Quiz -module 1

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Upper respiratory tract consist of: • Nasal cavity • Pharynx • Bronchiole    • Epiglottis     • Trachea
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Lower respiratory  tract consist of:
    • Bronchi
    • Lungs
    • Bronchioles  
    • Alveoli
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The function of the NASAL SINUSES, with their air spaces, are:
    • to lighten skull
    • give resonance to the voice
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The function of the Epiglottis is:
    • to keep the trachea open when eating
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The following are functions of the Larynx:
    •  Voice box
    •  Keep airway permanently open 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Another name for the Trachea is - Wind pipe
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The Trachea  is kept open by c-shaped cartilage rings
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The Trachea split or divide into the 2 (left and right) Brionchioles
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The exchange of gasses are in the alveoli
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The main function of respiration:
    • Oxygen breathed  in
    • Carbon dioxide breathed out
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    During the process  of  ventilation white blood cells receive O2 to produce  Haemoglobin
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    External / Pulmonary respiration:
    • Inspiration: - Passive breathing out
    • Expiration: - Active breathing in
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    During Internal respiration:   
    • Oxygen is exchanged for carbon monoxide at tissue level
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Tissue respiration means:
    •   Chemical processes within cells
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following are lower respiratory  tract  infections
    • A. 

      Bronchitis

    • B. 

      Emphysema

    • C. 

      Bronchiectasis

    • D. 

      Empyema

    • E. 

      Pneumonia

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 16. 
    Which of the following are upper respiratory tract infections: 
    • A. 

      Influenza

    • B. 

      Pharyngitis

    • C. 

      Tonsillitis

    • D. 

      Sinusitis

    • E. 

      Otitis - Media and Externa

    • F. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    Drugs that mimic the effects of stimulating the sympathetic nervous system are called Sympathomimetics  and they are used in the treatment of asthma. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The treatment of the common cold should primarily involve the relief of the accompanying symptoms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    During the treatment of the common cold we commonly used  anti-pyretic agents
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    During the treatment of the common cold we can use anti-histamines to dry out the mucous 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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