Weeks 9-10 Objectives Assignment

Weeks 9-10 Objectives Assignment - producing the volume...

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Biology 216 Objectives Chapter 22: The Respiratory System Functional Anatomy of the Respiratory System 1. Identify the organs forming the respiratory passageway(s) in descending order until the alveoli are reached. Distinguish between conducting and respiratory zone structures. 2. Distinguish between conducting and respiratory zone structures. 3. Describe the makeup of the respiratory membrane, and relate structure to function. Mechanics of Breathing 1. Explain the relative roles of the respiratory muscles and lung elasticity in
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Unformatted text preview: producing the volume changes that cause air to flow into and out of the lungs. 2. Define dead space. Gas Exchanges between the Blood, Lungs, and Tissues 1. Describe how atmospheric and alveolar air differ in composition, and explain these differences Transport of Respiratory Gases by Blood 1. Describe how oxygen is transported in the blood 2. Describe carbon dioxide transport in the blood. Control of Respiration 1. Compare the causes and consequences of chronic bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, tuberculosis, and lung cancer....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course BIOL 216 & 216L taught by Professor . during the Fall '10 term at Mountain State.

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