Respiratory system

The respiratory system

The parts of the respiratory system

Air enters the Mouth and nose

Pharynx-warms up and moisten air

Epiglottis-the flap which guides food to the oesophagus and air to the trachea

Larynx-the voice box

Trachea

Lungs

Bronchus-Alveoli (gas exchange)

Diaphragm

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Respiratory system







The parts of the respiratory system
Air enters the Mouth and nose
Pharynxwarms up and moisten air
Epiglottisthe flap which guides food to the oesophagus and air to the trachea
Larynxthe voice box
Trachea
Lungs
BronchusAlveoli (gas exchange)
Diaphragm

The functions of the respiratory system
Deliver oxygen to…

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What is VO2 max?
The maximum amount of oxygen a person can use per minute of work

What is an alveoli and what is its functions?

The passage of air from breathing air into the exchange of gases in the
lungs. What parts of the respiratory system does it go…

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