Question

What is the function of the external nares, nasopharynx, oropharynx, laryngopharynx and the alveolar sac?

Expert Answer

Want to see the step-by-step answer?

See Answer

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Experts are waiting 24/7 to provide step-by-step solutions in as fast as 30 minutes!*

See Answer
*Response times vary by subject and question complexity. Median response time is 34 minutes and may be longer for new subjects.

Related Biology Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you

Q: What is environmental microbiology? (Please define in your own words.)

A: A branch in the field of biological science that deals with the microorganisms (unicellular, acellul...

Q: Where does the oxygen used in cellular respiration primarly come from?

A: Cellular respiration is a set of biochemical processes by which cells utilize food products to relea...

Q: What is the function of citrate in cellular respiration?

A: Cellular respiration is the metabolic process that takes place inside the cell. In this, the cells r...

Q: In what way does chlorophyll interact with light?

A: Chlorophyll is a pigment present in chloroplast. It is essential for carrying out photosynthesis. 

Q: Discuss how changes in organisms within an environmental affect their survival. Specifically discuss...

A: Click to see the answer

Q: Mosquitos are the most common vector for malaria. How do mosquitos acquire the initial plasmodium in...

A: Malaria is caused by the Plasmodium group of parasites. It is characterized by a pattern of alternat...

Q: A client comes to the clinic complaining of weight gain and feeling tired. Her blood is drawn and he...

A: The thyroid gland produces two hormones- T3 (triiodothyronine) and T4 (thyroxine). These hormones ar...

Q: Explain the role of trace elements in general in human nutrition, and give an example of a trace ele...

A: The human body is composed of various elements, which are classified into two groups, namely abundan...

Q: Biology 230 McGraw Hill Connect: Bacteria and archaea that reduce nitrate or sulfate so that they ca...

A: There are certain bacteria and archaea that utilize nitrate and/or sulfate for the production of org...