2 List the parts of the respiratory system in order. NosePharynxLarynxTracheaBronchiLungsBronchiolesAlveoli
3 What are alveoli?Air sacs within the lungs where gas exchange occurs.
4 What do the ciliated cells of the NASAL mucosa do? Propel contaminated mucus posteriorly toward the pharynx.
5 Define GlottisGlottis—opening between vocal cords
6 The homeostatic imbalance associated with the death of many full-term newborn infants is called: SIDS
7 (Not collecting today. Combine with next chapter (Not collecting today. Combine with next chapter.) What are 5 things long-term smoking can do physiologically?AtherosclerosisHeart DiseaseStrokesCataractsOsteoporosisCancerEmphysema
8 What are the organs of the alimentary canal (gastrointestinal tract)? MouthPharynxEsophagusStomachSmall intestineLarge intestineAnus
9 Where does starch digestion begin? The mouth, with the help of the salivary glands