The Respiratory System
BY ADRIANY CRUZ AND ELEANOR TRIMM
The main organ of the respiratory system is the lungs. The lungs are made up of two sponge materials and are surrounds by pleural membrane. The lungs are different in sizes because of the heart. The right lung has 3 lobes and the left has 2 lobes. Inside the lungs there are many capillaries and millions of alveoli.
Contributes to Other Systems
Cardiovascular System- Provides oxygen to the red blood cells so that they can be distributed around the body.
Digestive System- Provide
oxygen to the digestive system so you can digest our food. It removes the carbon dioxide in our water or waste. Completes the equation; Glucose + Oxygen = water, carbon dioxide and energy.
Nervous System-Provides oxygen so the brain to think and control all the other