Multiple Choice Question On The Respiratory System

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Multiple Choice Question On The Respiratory System

Respiratory System


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the function of the Respiratory System?
    • A. 

      To take in glucose and convert it into useable energy.

    • B. 

      Send signals through the spinal cord and brain to tell other parts of the body what to do.

    • C. 

      Take waste products and take them out of the body.

    • D. 

      To allow gas exchange to provide parts of the body with oxygen.

  • 2. 
    What are the parts of the Respiratory System?
    • A. 

      Lungs, Alveoli, Ribs, Liver

    • B. 

      Lungs, Trachea, Larynx, Pharynx, Bronchi, Bronchioles, Alveoli, Nasal Cavity, Heart

    • C. 

      Intercostal Muscles, Lungs, Trachea, Larynx, Pharynx, Bronchi, Bronchioles, Alveoli, Nasal Cavity

    • D. 

      Throat, Bronchioles, Bronchi, Alveoli, Stomach, Ribs

  • 3. 
    What is the pathway air takes during inhalation and exhalation?
    • A. 

      Mouth, Trachea, Stomach, Lungs

    • B. 

      Mouth, Lungs, Trachea

    • C. 

      Lungs, Mouth

    • D. 

      Mouth, Trachea, Lungs

  • 4. 
    What exactly happens that allows you to breathe? 
    • A. 

      D contracts letting air into lungs

    • B. 

      A contracts letting air into the lungs

    • C. 

      E lets air into lungs then C takes in Hydrogen

    • D. 

      A contracts allowing I to let air out

  • 5. 
    Where does gas exchange occur in the respiratory system and what exactly diffuses in and out of the blood?
    • A. 

      Diaphragm, Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide

    • B. 

      Lungs, Oxygen and Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Alveoli, Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide

    • D. 

      Lungs, Carbon Dioxide and Glucose

  • 6. 
    What are some diseases of the respiratory system?
    • A. 

      Bronchitis, Asthma, Emphysema

    • B. 

      Bronchitis, Meningitis, Ulcers

    • C. 

      Ulcers, Emphysema, Asthma

    • D. 

      Asthma, Diabetes, Bronchitis

  • 7. 
    What is Bronchitis?
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the spine

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the Lungs

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the Mouth

    • D. 

      Inflammation of the Bronchial Tubes

  • 8. 
    What is Asthma?
    • A. 

      Inflammation of the inner nose

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the Throat

    • C. 

      When your lungs start to deteriorate

    • D. 

      When you have difficulty breathing

  • 9. 
    What is Emphysema?
    • A. 

      Swelling of the thyroid

    • B. 

      Progressive disease of the lungs that limits the amount of air going to the lungs

    • C. 

      Swelling of the mouth and Liver

    • D. 

      Progressive disease of the Trachea and Stomach

  • 10. 
    The _____________ is the wind pipe and filters out air
  • 11. 
    The flap laying between the airway and esophagus is the ___________ which close over the esophagus when breathing and over the airway when eating or drinking.
  • 12. 
    The _________ is the voice box and gives you the ability to make sounds and speak.
  • 13. 
    __________ are two air tubes branching off form the trachea and carrying air to the lungs
  • 14. 
    __________ smaller branches that branch off the bronchi into the lungs.
  • 15. 
    Tiny sacs at the farthest end of the smallest airways are _________ which also branch off the bronchioles.
  • 16. 
    Dome shaped muscle at the bottom of the lungs is the __________.
  • 17. 
    Write a paragraph explaining how the Respiratory System helps maintain homeostasis.
  • 18. 
    What part(s) of the Respiratory System takes air to the lungs?
    • A. 

      Bronchioles, Diaphragm, Alveoli

    • B. 

      Trachea, Lungs, Diaphragm, Larynx

    • C. 

      Trachea, Larynx, Pharynx

    • D. 

      Bronchi, Bronchioles, Nasal Cavity, and Heart

  • 19. 
    True or False: Your lungs control your breathing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    True or False: The Pharynx controls your speaking
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False