BIOL 2024 Exam #4: Respiratory System Study Guide • Be familiar with the anatomy of the respiratory system, the difference between the conducting zone and respiratory zone, and the components of each zone. 831, 840-1 • Know the four types of respiration. • Know how dirt is kept out of the lungs 840-1, 839, 833 • Know the different types of cells found in alveoli and the function of each 842 • Know the affect of surfactant on alveoli and that Type II alveolar cells secrete the surfactant 842, 850 • Know how carbon dioxide and oxygen are transported in blood (hemoglobin of RBC’s and in the plasma) and how oxygen/carbon dioxide gas exchange occurs in the lungs and tissues. 855-863, fig. 22.22, fig. 22.17 • Know what is meant by the Haldane effect (863) and the Bohr effect 860 • Understand Dalton’s law of partial pressures and how the partial pressures of oxygen and carbon dioxide affect gas exchange 854 • Know the differences between inspiration and expiration in terms of the muscles involved in
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2008 for the course BIOL 2024 taught by Professor Elliott during the Fall '07 term at LeTourneau.