Identify the lung volumes based on the information given below.

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Question Answer
Air in nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchi; ~ 150 ml Dead air space
Sum of inspiratory reserve, tidal volume, and expiratory reserve.Vital capacity
Volume of air moved in and out of the lungs during normalquiet breathing. Tidal volume
Volume is ~ 500 ml.Tidal volume
Volume of air forced out of the lungs in addition to tidal volumeExpiratory reserve
Volume of air left in lungs after a forced expirationResidual volume
Volume is ~ 3100 ml.Inspiratory reserve
Volume of air in addition to tidal volume inspired during a deep breath. Inspiratory reserve
Volume is ~ 1200 mlExpiratory reserve and Residual volume
Volume is ~ 4800 mlVital capacity

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