lung capacity balloon lab
Total lung capacity (TLC) can be calculated using the following formula: TLC = TV + IRV + ERV + RV = _____ mL. Tidal volume is defined as the volume of air inspired or expired in a single breath during regular breathing also can be referred to as Tidal Air. Several different lung volume measurements can be made. With the help of a few simple household objects, some scientific know how and a dash of curiosity you can make this experiment look easy. Materials • Balloon • 2 rulers Procedure A: Vital Capacity 1. Several different lung volume measurements can be made: 1. Several different lung volume measurements can be made. Hold the end of the balloon shut to stop the air from escaping. Lung Capacity Lab NAME: Human lung capacity – or how much air can fit in your lungs – can be measured in several ways. Measuring Tidal Volume-- Stretch a round balloon several times to stretch it out. What you Need. d.write('