Altitude & CO2 transport IB style questions - model answers

1) Why is it useful to record the age and weight of the subjects?This information will help to control the possible effects of age and weight on the experimental variables.2) Identify the altitude with the lowest mean oxygen saturation.Pheriche (4243m)3) With reference to hemoglobin, explain the answer to question 2).At higher altitudes the partial pressure of oxygen is lower so the hemoglobin will be less saturated.

To access the entire contents of this site, you need to log in or subscribe to it..

Click the free stuff button on the home page to access free pages or check the blog (which is also free).

All materials on this website are for the exclusive use of teachers and students at subscribing schools for the period of their subscription. Any unauthorised copying or posting of materials on other websites is an infringement of our copyright and could result in your account being blocked and legal action being taken against you.