Digestive System Test

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  1. What are the main parts of the digestive system?
    The mouth, the esophagus, the stomach, the small intestine, the large intestine, the liver, the gall bladder, the pancreas, the large intestine and the anus.
  2. What does saliva do?
    It breaks up the food into pieces so the food can fit down the esophagus.
  3. Name the valve from the esophagus to the stomach.
    Cardiac Valve
  4. Name the valve leading to the to the small intestine after coming from the stomach?
    Pyloric valve
  5. What does the small intestine do?
    Absorbs nutrients to place into the bloodstream
  6. The pancreas produces digestive _______ which help break down proteins, fats and starches
  7. The liver ________ ____ that is stored in the ____ _______ and then is carried to the small intestine
    • 1. secretes bile
    • 2. Gall Bladder
  8. What does the Gall Bladder do?
    The gall bladder stores bile until needed
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Digestive System Test
2013-06-10 20:24:18
Digestive System

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