general science module 13

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general science module 13
2013-05-02 14:54:01
apologia general science

7th grade science
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  1. define the following terms: a. digestion B. Vitamin
  2. using the following figure, label organs a through p with the following names: liver, stomach, Treacy a, tongue, salivary glands, pharynx, small intestine, esophagus, large intestine, gallbladder, rectum, pancrease, anus, lungs, larynx, apendix
  3. for each organ in the figure, answer the following questions: is it a part of the digestive system? if it is a part of the digestive system, is it a part of the digestive tract? if it is a part of the digestive system, what is (are) its function or functions?
  4. what keeps food from going down into your larynx?
  5. what would happen to the digestive process if the pancrease stopped making the base that it uses to neutralize stomach acid?
  6. what are the fat-soluble vitamins?
  7. which vitamins (fat-soluble or water-soluble) are the most likely to build up toxic levels in the body if you take too many?
  8. what role do most vitamins play in the body?
  9. which two vitamins can the body absorb without eating food that contains those two vitamins?