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Unit-5 Ventilation Breathing Questions

Unit-5 Ventilation Breathing Questions

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The diagram below shows a spirometer, which can be used to measure lung volumes in humans.
MouthpieceOxygeninletSoda limecontainerChart recorderWriting penWater levelMovable lidCounter balanceHinge
 (a) State the purpose of the soda lime in the spirometer.........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
(1)
 (b) Describe how you would use a spirometer to measure a person’s
vital capacity
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(4)
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(c) In an investigation, the tidal volumes and breathing rates of two students, Kim and Jo,were measured. The results are shown in the table below.Student Tidal volume / cm
3
Breathing rate/ breaths per minuteKim 500 18Jo 475 16 (i) Explain what is meant by the term
tidal volume.
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(2)
 (ii) The
minute volume
is the volume of air breathed in, or the volume of air breathedout, per minute. Use the data in the table to calculate Kim’s minute volume. Showyour working.Answer ....................................................
(2)
 
(iii) After Jo’s tidal volume and breathing rate were measured and recorded, she heldher breath for thirty seconds, then resumed breathing. Suggest what effect thiswould have had on her tidal volume and breathing rate, giving reasons for your answer.............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
(3)(Total 12 marks)
 2.
Diagram A and diagram B below show recordings of the breathing patterns of a person.In diagram A the person is at rest. In diagram B the person has just finished a period of strenuous exercise.
010203040Time / s
    V   o    l   u   m   e    o    f    a    i   r     /    d   m
    3
Diagram A: at rest
0.5 dm
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