Exchange and transport

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1. What is the tidal volume?

  • Inspiratiory/expiratory reserve volume
  • Largest volume of air that an be moved in and out in one breath
  • Volume of air moved in and out at rest
  • Volume of air that always remains in he lungs
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2. What type of epithelium is found in the walls of the alveolus?

  • Squamous
  • Ciliated

3. Smooth muscle mainly makes up what wall in the respiratory system?

  • Bronchioles
  • Trachea
  • Bronchi
  • Alveolus

4. What happens to the pressure in the chest cavity during inspiration?

  • Nothing
  • Drops below atmospheric pressure
  • Rises above atmospheric pressure

5. What is the role of goblet cells?

  • Secrete mucus to trap particles
  • Waft mucus up the airway
  • Constrict airway


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