The effects of exercise on respiration

This lesson looks at describing and explaining the effects of exercise on the respiratory system.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which gas diffuses from the alveoli into the blood?

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Q2.When we breathe in, what happens to our diaphragm?

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Q3.Why is the skeleton so important? (tick 3)

Select three (3) boxes

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Q4.Which of these factors does NOT affect lung volume?

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Q5.What is the mean of the following numbers... 5, 7, 3, 8, 5, 4, 3?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Which gas diffuses from the alveoli into the blood?

1/5

Q2.When we breathe in, what happens to our diaphragm?

2/5

Q3.Why is the skeleton so important? (tick 3)

Select three (3) boxes

3/5

Q4.Which of these factors does NOT affect lung volume?

4/5

Q5.What is the mean of the following numbers... 5, 7, 3, 8, 5, 4, 3?

5/5

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

The Effects of Exercise on Respiration

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the equation for respiration?

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Q2.What is the breathing rate for the following person... A person breathes 40 times in 5 minutes.

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Q3.What happens to your heart rate as you exercise?

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Q4.How is a muscle cell adapted to carry out its function?

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Q5.If these are the percentage of gases you breathe in, what will the percentage of the gases you breathe out be? Nitrogen = 78% Oxygen = 21% Carbon Dioxide = 0.04%

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

The Effects of Exercise on Respiration

This short quiz will assess content covered in this session and prior knowledge.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What is the equation for respiration?

1/5

Q2.What is the breathing rate for the following person... A person breathes 40 times in 5 minutes.

2/5

Q3.What happens to your heart rate as you exercise?

3/5

Q4.How is a muscle cell adapted to carry out its function?

4/5

Q5.If these are the percentage of gases you breathe in, what will the percentage of the gases you breathe out be? Nitrogen = 78% Oxygen = 21% Carbon Dioxide = 0.04%

5/5

Lesson summary: The effects of exercise on respiration

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