Horse prod. exam 2

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  1. why study nutrition?
    it is extremely important to the horses well being
  2. A true "____" animal are:
    -herbivores
    -"continuous" eaters
    - "selective eaters"
    grazing
  3. A single stomach is a ____ digestive system
    monogastric
  4. A 4 chamber stomach is a ____ digestive system
    ruminant
  5. ___ lack a gal bladder
    horses
  6. the fore gut is ___ of the digestive tract
    1/3
  7. the hind gut makes up ___ of the digestive tract
    2/3
  8. The small colon makes up ___%, large colon makes up __%, cecum makes up __%, the stomach makes up __% of the digestive system
    11%, 35%, 17%, 28%, 9%
  9. The hind gut makes up __% and the fore gut makes up __%
    63%, 37%
  10. The esophagus is __-__ft long
    4-5
  11. The rate of passage through entire digestive tract
    approximately 3 days
  12. approximate rate of passage through fore guy?
    very rapid, 15-20 mins
  13. rate of passage through the small intestine?
    45 mins- 3 hrs
  14. the stomach has a ___ hour

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