Home Economics - Respiratory System

The flashcards below were created by user mshowley on FreezingBlue Flashcards.

  1. Identify the part labelled A on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 1
    Nose
  2. Identify the part labelled B on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 2
    Pharynx
  3. Identify the part labelled C on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 3
    Larynx
  4. Identify the part labelled D on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 4
    Trachea (windpipe)
  5. Identify the part labelled E on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 5
    Bronchus
  6. Identify the part labelled F on the diagram of the respiratory system


    Image Upload 6
    Bronchioles
  7. Identify the part labelled G on the diagram of the respiratory system

    Image Upload 7
    Air sacs
  8. How does the exchange of gases occur?
    The exchange of gases happens in the air sacs (alveoli) of the lungs

    Carbon dioxide is removed from the blood in the capillaries and oxygen is put into the blood

    This blood goes to the heart and is pumped around the body
  9. List two functions of the lungs
    1. To take in oxygen

    2. To get rid of carbon dioxide
Author:
mshowley
ID:
214135
Card Set:
Home Economics - Respiratory System
Updated:
2013-04-18 16:53:49
Tags:
Respiratory System
Folders:

Description:
Respiratory System
Show Answers: