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1. Answer the following questions about breathing and asthma

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a)

Which of the following is not part of the equation for anaerobic respiration in animal cells?

b)

Gaseous exchange takes place in

c)

The amount of air which moves into or out of your lungs as you breathe can be measured using a

2. Label this diagram correctly using the words provided. Drag the answers over the diagram and drop them into the correct place.

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diaphragm
bronchus
rib
larynx
epiglottis
mouth
alveoli
trachea
bronchioles
nasal passages
intercostal muscle
nose
pleural membranes
 

3. Answer the following questions about breathing and asthma

a) How do the cilia in the airways help to prevent diseases in the breathing system?

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b)Explain why smokers are at a higher risk of developing infectious diseases in the breathing system than non-smokers?

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c)Explain why smokers are more at risk of developing emphysema (COPD) than non-smokers. Why are people affected by emphysema often breathless as soon as they do any physical exercise?

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