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Digestive System Questions and Answers (Q&A)

G. Roland, Professor
Answered: Jul 09, 2018
The digestion ends in the small intestine. Some people assume that it ends in the anus but it is the anus from where the digested food is removed. The small intestine is in charge of breaking...Read More

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E.Ronald
Answered: Jan 03, 2018
In the small intestine there is a section called the duodenum. It is the first section of the small intestine. It is the shortest part of the small intestine. In humans it is a tube that is...Read More

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Anika Nicole, Wordsmith
Answered: Jun 19, 2018
There are three phases of gastric secretion: Cephalic Phase: It occurs just before food enters the stomach via neurological signals. This phase prepares the human body for eating and dig...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Oct 16, 2021
Stomach and mouth
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Opolotisaac
Answered: Oct 16, 2021
It begins in the mouth and in the mouth there is both chemical and mechanical digestion.during chemical dijection the food is broken down by the action of teeth and mechanical food is broken down by...Read More

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L. Hawkes, Teacher
Answered: Feb 11, 2019
Those animals that don’t have backbones do not have livers either. Livers are organs that fulfill a certain purpose which is to help with the digestive process. It also creates bile and...Read More

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Wyatt Williams
Answered: Oct 16, 2021
Chemical digestion is where large molecules break down and is changed into a different substance while Mechanical breaks the food into smaller pieces and keeps the same substance.

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John Smith
Answered: Oct 16, 2021

Ingestion is consuming, digestion is breaking down the food, absorbtion is taking the nutrients into your body and egestion is expelling excretment out of the body.

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H. Jones, Web Content Writer
Answered: Aug 07, 2018
The organ that produces a digestive enzyme that breaks down any fats, carbohydrates, and proteins in the food you eat is the pancreas. It makes the digestive juices that have these enzymes....Read More

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M. Parker, Internet Researcher
Answered: Oct 23, 2018
The type of acid that breaks down food in your stomach is hydrochloric acid.
Hydrochloric acid(HCl) is secreted by principal cells in the stomach. It is the only type of acid found in the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Oct 16, 2021
Your teeth mashes and cuts food in your mouth.

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E.Emily
Answered: Feb 07, 2020
Small Intestine Digestion of most foods is completed in the small intestine. Digestion is a process that occurs in the gastrointestinal system. It is the process by which food is converted into...Read More

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W. Pratt, Marketing Analyst
Answered: Apr 03, 2019
The small intestine is an organ of the digestive system that has the job of absorbing the nutrients and minerals from the food and liquid a person takes. It runs from the stomach to the opening...Read More

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John Adney
Answered: Feb 09, 2017

Gall bladder stores the liver's digestive juices until they are needed by the intestines.

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John Smith
Answered: Oct 16, 2021
Bile emmulsifies fat so it has a larger surface area for digestion.

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