Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Respiratory System

VHA

QuestionAnswer
Nasal cavity site of inhalation and exhalation
Mouth site of infalation and exhalation
Pharynx back of the throat where nasal and oral cavities meet
Epiglottis tissue that prevents food from entering the trachea
Larynx Produces sound and moves air
Esphagus muscular tube connecting pharynx to stomach
Trachea ringed tube for passage of air
Diaphragm major muscle of breathing
Lung organ of breathing
Heart muscle resposnible for blood circulation
Bronchi function to move air to the alveoli
Cartilage ring ring that holds open the trachea
Bronchiole Moves air to the alveole
Alveoli grape-like clusters where gas exchange in the lungs takes place
Main job of the respiratory system bring oxygen into the body and carry carbon dioxide out
The body needs O2 to burn nutrients and produce energy
What is the byproduct of respiration CO2
How many types of respiration? Two
External respiration occurs in which body part Lungs
Internal respiration occurs All over the body
Created by: 100000620655525