WONDER #2382: How Much Air Do You Breathe in a Day?

Question 1 of 3

Which of these is NOT a benefit of deep breathing, according to this Wonder?

  1. Lower heart rate
  2. Decreased blood pressure
  3. Stronger abdominal muscles
  4. Lower feelings of stress

Question 2 of 3

What is the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. People breathe a large volume of air each day and can see many benefits from mindful deep breathing.
  2. Shallow breathing is much healthier for the human body than deep breathing.
  3. All people should do yoga because of the health benefits.
  4. We breathe in 25 sextillion molecules with every inhale.

Question 3 of 3

The _____________ is a muscle in your abdomen that helps you breathe deeply.

  1. lung
  2. diaphragm
  3. bicep
  4. oblique

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