Unformatted text preview: atmospheric pressure. 10. Describe how the partial pressure of oxygen and carbon dioxide vary as blood traces a complete circuit through body tissues, heart, and lungs. 11. Discuss hemoglobin’s structure and function in gas exchange. 12. Explain how the Bohr effect is adaptive with regard to muscle exertion. Topic / Working Vocabulary List alveoli Bohr effect bronchi carbonic acid diaphragm* diffusion gas exchange gill heme group hemoglobin lung negative pressure breathing partial pressure random walk residual volume* respiratory distress syndrome surfactant tidal breathing trachea ventilation *Covered in assigned reading and homework rather than lecture...
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- Spring '11
- Hemoglobin, Respiratory distress