Respiratory System

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Respiratory System by Mind Map: Respiratory System

1. What's something that you do all day, every day, no matter where you are or who you're with?

1.1. breathe

2. How it works?

2.1. It brings oxygen into your body, and remove the carbon dioxide from your body.

2.2. Oxygen is very important

2.2.1. Your body needs oxygen to survive.

2.3. First you breathe air in through your nose and mouth, which wet and warm the air so it won’t irritate your lungs. Then the air travels through your voice box, down your windpipe, and though two bronchii (bronchial tubes) into your lungs. Cilia, tiny mucous-covered hairs, in your airways trap foreign particles and germs to filter the air that you breathe. You then cough or sneeze the particles out of your body.

3. What is the Respiratory System?

3.1. It is the group of tissues and organs in your body that allow you to breathe.

4. Did you know that a regular person can breathe in and out anywhere from 15 to 25 times per minute?

5. What does the What is the Respiratory System include?

5.1. Airways, your lungs, and the blood vessels and muscles attached to them that work together so you can breathe.

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