Enzymes in Digestion

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Enzymes in Digestion
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2014-05-08 10:36:08
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  1. Starch
    Sugars (amylase)
  2. Protein
    Amino-acids (Protease)
  3. Lipids
    Fatty Acids + glycerol (lipase)
  4. What enzyme is found in the mouth?
    Amylase, - Starch -> sugars

    + ACID BECAUSE THE ENZYMES WORK BEST IN THIS ENVIRONMENT
  5. What enzyme is found in the stomach?
    Protease, Protein -> amino acids
  6. What enzymes are found in the small intestine?
    • EVERYTHING 
    • Amylase - Starch -> sugars
    • Protease - Protein -> amino-acids 
    • Lipase -> Fatty acids -> glycerol
  7. What enzymes are found in the pancreas?
    • EVERYTHING AGAIN! 
    • Amylase
    • Lipase
    • Protease 
  8. What does the liver produce?
    BILE
  9. Where is the bile stored?
    Gall Bladder
  10. Is bile acidic or alkaline?
    Alkaline

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