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Quiz Nov. 9, 2010 Name:_____________ If blood had a normal pH of 6.1 instead of 7.2 would you expect exercise to result in heavy breathing? Explain. Key: At a pH 6.1 the carbonic acid bicarbonate buffer has his greatest buffering capacity. More H+
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Unformatted text preview: can be buffered at 6.1 than at 7,2. There should not be heavy breathing necessary since the lungs should not need to remove more CO2 (and thus remove H+)....
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This note was uploaded on 01/18/2012 for the course BME 201 taught by Professor Schmidt during the Fall '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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