Biology: Year 9 Term 3: Smoking Health Risks

Identify 2 negative impacts of nicotine (2)
Increases blood pressure, Causes addiction
1 of 5
Define carcinogen (1)
Cancer-causing substance
2 of 5
Identify 2 negative impacts of tar (2)
Causes asthma, Carcinogen
3 of 5
Why does smoking increase risk of CHD? (3)
Increases blood pressure and narrows vessels, which can tear or get blocked
4 of 5
What are the negative impacts of smoking whilst pregnant? (3)
Less oxygen supply causes stunted growth, Born addicted, Born with narrowed vessels
5 of 5

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Card 2

Front

Define carcinogen (1)

Back

Cancer-causing substance

Card 3

Front

Identify 2 negative impacts of tar (2)

Back

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Card 4

Front

Why does smoking increase risk of CHD? (3)

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

What are the negative impacts of smoking whilst pregnant? (3)

Back

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