Respiration in Organisms Quiz

What is the process of breaking down food to produce energy in the cells called?

Cellular digestion
Cellular inhalation
Cellular exhalation
Cellular respiration

In which type of respiration is oxygen required to break down food?

Aerobic respiration
Anaerobic respiration

Which kind of respiration generates more energy?

Anaerobic respiration
Aerobic respiration

In Yeast what is the glucose converted to?

Oxygen, carbon dioxide and energy
Oxygen and energy
Alcohol, carbon dioxide and energy
Water and energy

Why does muscle cramp after extreme physical activity?

Due to the build-up of water
Due to the build-up of carbon dioxide
Due to the build-up of alcohol
Due to the build-up of lactic acid

What is the normal breathing rate in humans per minute?

75-80
10-15
15-18
80-120

What is the primary respiratory organ in Humans?

Heart
Rib Cage
Thorax
Lungs

What is the skeletal structure protecting the chest cavity called?

Rib Cage
Alveoli
Rib Cover
Diaphragm

What is the muscular floor of the chest cavity called?

Thorax
Trachea
Diaphragm
Alveoli

What are the tiny air sacs of Lungs called?

Thorax
Bronchi
Alveoli
Trachea

What is Cutaneous respiration?

Respiration through Skin
Respiration through Gills
Respiration through Lungs
Respiration through pores

In Insects, what are the small openings on the side called?

Nostrils
Nasal cavity
Tracheae
Spiracles

Plant breathe through tiny pores called?

Stipules
Stomata
Chloroplast
Palisade

How do fish respire?

Through Mouth
Through Gills
Through Skin
Through Blowhole