Which of the following is not a way to increase the efficiency of a respiratory system?
a. increase the surface area available for diffusion of gases
b. decrease the distance over which the gases must diffuse
c. increase the concentration differences of gases inside and outside the system
d. dry the system out so the gases do not have to diffuse through water
e. all of the above will increase efficiency
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