Respiratory Test

Respiratory Test - Respiratory system quiz: 1) Which of...

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Respiratory system quiz: 1) Which of these functions cannot be attributed to the mucous membrane that lines the nasal cavity? A) warms incoming air B) filters particles from incoming air C) moistens incoming air D) initial gas exchange between air and blood occurs here 2) The primary force responsible for air moving into the lungs during inhalation is _________________. A) atmospheric pressure B) intrapleural pressure C) reduced surface tension inside the lungs D) muscular relaxation 3) The lipoprotein known as _____________ reduces surface tension within the alveoli so they do not collapse. A) surfactant B) phospholipid C) beryllium D) alveolar membrane lipoprotein 4) The force of exhalation is primarily due to _____________________. A) greater atmospheric pressure outside the lungs than inside B) elastic recoil of thoracic muscles and lungs C) forceful blowing to remove air from the lungs D) muscular contraction 5) The respiratory membrane, across which gases diffuse, is very thin and is made up of ____________. A)
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