Type
Crossword
Description

Name the part of the gas exchange system that is surrounded by C shaped rings of cartilage and branches off into two further structures trachea
Name the narrow branching structures that end in alveoli bronchioles
State the specific site of gas exchange in humans alveoli
Name the muscle found between ribs Intercostal muscle
Name the sheet of muscle below the lungs that aids in breathing diaphragm
What word describes breathing in Inhalation
What word describes breathing out Exhalation
Name the gas exchange surface in fish gills
What is the term given to describe the flow of oxygen in the fish gas exchange system being in the opposite direction to the flow of blood countercurrent
Name the plant cells which can control the opening and closing of stomata guard
Name the plant cells which are the site of most photosynthesis palisademesophyll
What does correlation mean link
What name is given to a disease that can not be spread from person to person Noncommunicable
Studying the patterns of disease to determine risk factors is called what? epidemiology
A correlation does NOT prove what? cause

Respiratory System Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Site of gas exchange Alveoli
Tiny hair-like cells that sweep out foreign material in lungs. Cilia
Genetic disorder in which lungs are clogged with abnormally thick mucus. Cystic fibrosis
Thin sheet of muscle that play an important role in breathing. Diaphragm
A thin, moist, and slippery membrane that covers the outer surface of the lungs and lines the inner surface of the rib cage Pleura
Another word for inhalation. Inspiration
The volume of air that is inspired or expired in a single breath during regular breathing. Tidal Volume
The amount of pressure a gas exerts Partial pressure
A device that measures lung capabilities Respirometer
A process in which particles move from an area of higher concentration to an area of low concentration. Diffusion
Special receptors that detect changes of pH in blood. Chemoreceptors
Lung disease in which bronchioles swell and produce mucus. Bronchitis
Branches of windpipe that lead into the lungs Bronchi
Scientific name for the voice box Larynx
Condition in which the body cells do not have enough oxygen Hypoxia
Another term for exhalation Expiration
Infection that inflames the air sacs in one or both lungs. Pneumonia
This is where air first enters the body. Nasal cavity
Leads to the alveoli Bronchioles
Waste product of the respiratory system Carbondioxide

Respiratory System Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

the cavity behind the nose and above the roof of the mouth that filters air and moves mucus and inhaled contaminants outward and away from the lungs. Nasal Cavity
voice box-passageway for air moving from pharynx to trachea; contains vocal cords. Larynx
one of the tubules forming the respiratory system. Trachea
The passages that branch from the trachea and direct air into the lungs. Bronchi
the paired organs in the thoracic cavity where gas exchange takes place between air in the alveoli and blood in the pulmonary capillaries. Lungs
progressively smaller tubular branches of the airways. Bronchioles
tiny sacs of lung tissue specialized for the movement of gases between air and blood. Alveoli
short structures projecting from a cell and containing bundles of microtubules that move a cell through its surroundings or move fluid over the cell's surface. Cilia
protective secretion of the mucus membranes. Mucus
passing or able to pass air in and out of the lungs normally. Breathing
the metabolic processes certain organisms obtaining energy from organic molecules. Respiration
the exchange of gases between the air in the alveoli and the blood in the pulmonary capillaries. external respiration
the uppermost cartilage of the larynx; covers the larynx during swallowing epiglottis
inhalation; the intake of air into the lungs inspiration
any of the fine branching blood vessels that form a network between the arterioles and venules. Capillaires

CPR, First Aid, AED Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

How many chest compressions do you give during CPR before your rescue breaths? Thirty
What is the position you put a person in if they show no signs of injury? Recovery
Is a machiene used that analyzes the heart’s rhythm and, if necessary, tells you to deliver a shock to a victim in sudden cardiac arrest AED
What occurs when blood flow to part of the heart muscle is blocked? Heart Attack
Cardiovascular disease, severe trauma, breathing emergencies, electric shock, and drug overdose can cause Cardiac Arrest
How many rescue breaths do you give? two
In "SAMPLE" what does the "A" stand for? Allergies
In a head to toe check, what do you check first? Head
Check, Call, _______ Care
What is Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation better known as? CPR
Rescue breaths should make the ______ rise Chest
The _______ Chain of Survival Cardiac
What should you wear to protect yourself during CPR? Breathing barrier
Never attempt more than ___ rescue breaths between sets of compressions Two
When checking for breathing, check for no more than ____ seconds Ten
Must be given by person or parent/guardian of a child Consent
Early ______ is the third step in the Adult Cardiac Chain of Survival defibrillation
If a injured person is responsive, what achronym do you use? sample
If an AED says "No Shock Advised" continue _____ CPR
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Device used to measure the amount of air exchanged in breathing Spirometer
Expiratory reserve volume (abbreviation) ERV
Sphenoidal (two words) ParanasalSinus
Terminal air sacs Alveoli
Shelflike structures that protrude into the nasal cavity Conchae
Inflammation of pleura Pleurisy
Respirations stop Apnea
Surgical procedure to remove tonsils Tonsillectomy
Doctor who developed life-saving technique Heimlich
Windpipe Trachea
Trachea branches into right and left structures Bronchi
Voice box Larynx

CPR/AED Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Must be given by person or parent/guardian if coherent or a child Consent
Perform this after compressions and before breaths if you believe the airway is blocked Finger Sweep
Number of compressions performed for one set of CPR Thirty
Acronym used to "interview" a conscious victim SAMPLE
One way to protect yourself when giving care Gloves
Second of the 3 C's to activate EMS Call
Number of back blows and abdominal thrusts for a conscious choking victim Five
Device used to "restart" victim in cardiac arrest AED
Depth you compress an adults chest during CPR. At least ____ Two Inches
Law that protects lay responders from being sued if their service is voluntary and within guidelines of their training Good Samaritan
Position victim is placed in if breathing and has a pulse Recovery
Number of breaths given for each set of CPR Two
Blockage of blood flow to part of the heart causing that part of the muscle to "die" Heart Attack
Final of the 3 C's that you provide for the victim if permitted Care
What you do to the head if the first breath doesn't go in ReTilt
Early ______ of cardiac arrest is the first link in the Cardiac Chain of Survival Recognition
Early ______ is the 3rd link in the Cardiac Chain of Survival Defibrilation
Improper function of the hearts electrical system Cardiac Arrest
The _____ Chain of survival Cardiac
First of the 3 C's to size up the scene and the victim Check

Aerobic Respiration Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the reactant of aerobic respiration we get from our food? Glucose
The site of aerobic respiration Mitochondria
These can contract using energy released in aerobic respiration Muscles
Oxygen joins with this to be transported around the body Haemoglobin
Glucose and carbon dioxide dissolves in this to be transported around the body Plasma
These increase the surface area in the small intestine to allow lots of diffusion of glucose Microvilli
Microvilli and alveoli have this to allow fast and easy diffusion thinwall
What do we call the movement of oxygen into the blood from the alveoli and carbon dioxide in the reverse direction. Gas exchange
What system in the body gets glucose from food? Digestive
Aerobic respiration releases this and the body needs it for growth, to move and to make large chemicals energy
This is the waste product of aerobic respiration that we breathe out and plants will use in photosynthesis carbondioxide

The Respiratory System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the large muscle seperating the chest cavity from the abdominal cavity that helps with breathing? Diaphragm
What is the windpipe also known as? Trachea
What are the small spaces within the skull that regulate the temperature and humidity of the air taken into the body called? Sinuses
What is the tube that carries air down into the windpipe? Pharynx
What is the flap over the trachea that prevents clogging? Epiglottis
What carry air into the lungs? Bronchi
What is the voicebox known as? Larynx
What are the small air sacs within the lungs associated with gas exchange? Alveoli
When inhaling, what do your lungs do? inflate
What is the thin lining within the lungs that allows them to inflate and deflate without loosing shape? Pleura
What are the tiny hairs that keep mucus and dirt out of your lungs? Cilia
Severe chest pain, shallow breathing and fever are symptoms of? Pleurisy
What would one do in order to clear the upper respiratory tract? Sneeze
What does oxygen bind to on a blood cell? Hemoglobin
When standing, respiration is? Higher
What is the breathing disorder characterized by coughing and wheezing? Asthma
What infection occurs when there is an inflammation of lungs where air sacs fill with pus and liquid? Pneumonia
How many lobes does the right lung have? three

Obesity Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Term for Really Fat or overweight obesity
Things with seeds Fruit
A drink high in sugar Soft drinks
Found in all foods Sugar
Good for you but expensive Salad
Starts with M and ends with t Meat
Better boiled then fried Potatoes
Something you have to do 30 minutes of this daily Exercise
With lots of abdominal exercise you could have a ....... Six pack
Recommend to have 2 litres of this daily Water
Must have 5 serves of this daily Vegetables
When a blood flow to the brain is blocked Stroke
When a clot blocks blood flow in to the heart muscle Heart attack
Heart pain from heart disease Angina
Body mass index BMI
..... Good for you heart Beans
Red vegetable Beetroot
non-communicable diseases NCDs
When you pause in breathing while asleep sleep apnoea
When the muscle of the air way relaxes to much during sleep and vibrates making noise Snoring
Arthritis caused by build up uric acid chrysalis in joints Gout
Orange Vegetable Sweet potato
Too much = fluid retention Salt
Another word for high blood pressure Hypertension
Stones which develop in the gall bladder Gallstones
What lowers cholesterol Nuts
What is rich in antioxidants Blue berries
What contains vitamin C and is high in antioxidants Grapes
High in omega 3 Fish
Foods that ease digestion Whole grains

Circulatory system Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The system that is made up of the heart, blood vessels, and blood Circulatory system
Is a flap of tissue that prevents blood from flowing backwards Valve
Another name for the circulatory system Cardio
Another name for the circulatory system Cardiovascular system
A group of cells that adjusts the speed of the heart beat Pacemaker
The largest artery Aorta
Number of lower chambers Two
A kind of blood vessel Veins
Substances are exchanged between the body and blood cells Capillaries
The muscular organ that pumps blood through the body Heart
What type of muscle is the heart made of? Cardiac muscle
The sound that the heart makes Lubdub
Two organs that helps us breathe Lungs
What moves from the lungs into the blood Oxygen
The name of the upper chambers Atrium

Non Communicable Diseases Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. Alzheimers
Condition where pigments is lost from areas of skin, causing white patches Vitiligo
Inflammation of subcutaneous connective tissue Cellulitis
nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical function Lou Gehrigs Disease
A chronic inflammatory disorder affecting many joints, including those in the hands and feet Arthritis
Widespread muscle pain and tenderness Fibromyalgia
a metabolic disease in which the body’s inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood Diabetes
condition in which a person's airways become inflamed, narrow and swell, and produce extra mucus, which makes it difficult to breathe Asthma
group of genetic diseases that cause progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass Dystrophy
cancer that forms in the cells of the breasts Cancer