Vital capacity of lung is
 1 IRV + ERV + TV 2 IRV + ERV 3 IRV + ERV + TV + RV 4 IRV + ERV + TV - RV
Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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NEET - 2023
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Which of the following statements are correct with respect to vital capacity?
 (a) It includes ERV, TV and IRV (b) Total volume of air a person can inspire after a normal expiration (c) The maximum volume of air a person can breathe in after forced expiration (d) It includes ERV, RV and IRV. (e) The maximum volume of air a person can breathe out after a forced inspiration.

Choose the most appropriate answer from the options given below:
1. (b), (d) and (e)
2. (a), (c) and (d)
3. (a), (c) and (e)
4. (a) and (e)
Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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NEET - 2022
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The Total Lung Capacity (TLC) is the total volume of air accommodated in the lungs at the end of forced inspiration.

This includes:

 1 RV; IC (Inspiratory Capacity); EC (Expiratory Capacity); and ERV 2 RV; ERV; IC and EC 3 RV; ERV; VC (Vital Capacity) and FRC (Functional Residual Capacity) 4 RV (Residual Volume); ERV (Expiratory Reserve Volume); TV (Tidal Volume); and IRV (Inspiratory Reserve Volume)

Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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NEET - 2020
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Tidal Volume and Expiratory Reserve Volume of an athlete is 500 mL and 1000 mL respectively. What will be his Expiratory Capacity if the Residual Volume is 1200 mL?

 1 2700 mL 2 1500 mL 3 1700 mL 4 2200 mL
Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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NEET - 2019
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The maximum volume of air a person can breathe in after a forced expiration is known as:

1. Expiratory Capacity

2. Vital Capacity

3. Inspiratory Capacity

4. Total Lung Capacity

Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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NEET - 2019
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Match the items given Column I with those in Column II and select the correct option given below:
 Column I Column II (a) Tidal volume (i) 2500-3000 mL (b) Inspiratory Reserve (ii) 1100-1200 mL volume (c) Expiratory Reserve (iii) 500-550 mL volume (d) Residual volume (iv) 1000-1100 mL

 Options: (a) (b) (c) (d) 1. (iii) (ii) (i) (iv) 2. (iii) (i) (iv) (ii) 3. (i) (iv) (ii) (iii) 4. (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)
Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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Lungs are made up of air-filled sacs, the alveoli. They do not collapse even after forceful expiration, because of:

1. Inspiratory Reserve Volume

2. Tidal Volume

3. Expiratory Reserve Volume

4. Residual Volume

Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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What is the vital capacity of our lungs?
 1 Inspiratory reserve volume plus tidal volume 2 Total lung capacity minus expiratory reserve volume 3 Inspiratory reserve volume plus expiratory reserve volume 4 Total lung capacity minus residual volume

Subtopic: Â Respiratory System: Pulmonary Volumes & Capacities |
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