WONDER #1743: Do You Learn To Breathe?

Question 1 of 3

The respiratory center is located in which part of the brain?

  1. base
  2. frontal lobe
  3. cerebral cortex
  4. top

Question 2 of 3

Which of the following is NOT one of the things monitored in order to adjust breathing rates?

  1. carbon dioxide
  2. acidosis
  3. oxygen
  4. magnesium

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following terms can be used to describe bodily control over breathing?

  1. involuntary
  2. voluntary
  3. both (A) and (B)
  4. neither (A) nor (B)

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