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The exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide is called
respiration
The 2 types of breathing are:
costal, diaphragmatic
The muscles used for respiration are the ______________ and _______________ muscles.
diaphragm, intercostal muscles
None
The ______________ _______________ are air spaces adjacent to the nasal cavity & they contain __________ glands.
paranasal sinuses, mucus
The ____________is an organ of the respiratory and digestive systems.
pharynx
The epiglottis is found in the _______________.
larynx
The trachea is also called the ________________.
windpipe
The "voice box" is found in the _________________.
larynx.
The lungs are found in the ______________ cavity of the body.
thoracic
The 3 lobes of the right lung are:
superior, middle and inferior
The blood passes through tiny _____________ in the lungs where it picks up ___________ from the ____________.
capillaries, oxygen, alveoli
The tiny hairs found in the lungs are called______________.
cilia
The ____________ is a serous membrane that covers the lungs.
pleura
The trachea divides into 2 _____________ as it enters the lungs
bronchi