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1

What is the inspiratory reserve volume? (IRV)?

What can be forcibly inhaled after a normal breath.

2

What is the tidal volume? (TV)?

Normal breath.

3

What is the expiratory reserve volume? (ERV)

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4

What is the residual volume? (RV)

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5

What is the total lung capacity? (TLC)

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6

What is the inspiratory capacity? (IC)

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7

What is the functional residual capacity?

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8

What is the vital capacity?

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9

What is the equation for alveolar volume?

V alv= (Vtidal - Vds) x f

10

What is the partial pressure of oxygen in alveolar gas?

100

11

What is the partial pressure of carbon dioxide in alveolar gas?

40