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Chapter 19: Respiratory System: (100 points)

1. Identify the organs of the respiratory system and describe their functions. (20 points)

2. Contrast internal and external respiration and explain the role of the alveolar-capillary membrane. (20 points)

3. Describe the events involved in pulmonary ventilation and discuss the significance of pleura. (20 points)

4. Explain the mechanism of oxygen and carbon dioxide transport in the blood. (20 points)

5. Describe the various factors that control the rate of respiration. (20 points)

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