The Respiratory System. Class Starter Questions: What are 3 functions of the respiratory system? Explain the difference between breathing and cellular respiration. What organs make up the respiratory system? Write them in order through which air passes during inhalation. .
Class Starter Questions:
The process which moves air in and out of the lungs
Cellular Respiration is:
A chemical reaction that occurs inside the mitochondria of all cells. It is a combustion reaction, therefore it always releases energy.
Chemical equation for cellular respiration:
C6H12O6 + 6 O2 6 CO2+ 6 H2O + energy
Nose & mouth
Capillaries (where O2 enters the blood)
of the organs that make up
the respiratory system?
enters your body and also where carbon dioxide leaves.
filtered by tiny hairs (not cilia)
Oxygenated blood leaving the alveolus