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Digestion Review

does mechanical digestion mouth
flap that covers keeps food out of the trachea epiglottis
chewed food bolus
food in the stomach chyme
finger like projections in small intestine for absorption villi
outside layer of your teeth enamel
enzyme's job break it on down
enzyme that breaks down starch amylase
enzyme that breaks down protein pepsin
enzyme that breaks down fat bile
hormone that regulates sugar in your blood insulin
pH of stomach acid 2
where most digestion takes place small intestine
where most absorption of nutrients takes place small intestine
produces bile liver
stores bile gall bladder
another word for large intestine colon
vitamins made by large intestine B and K
major job of large intestine remove extra water
eating disorder that involves binging and vomiting bulimia
total number of vitamins 13
simple sugars glucose
chains of sugars starches
muscular contractions that move food through peristalsis
fiber's job move food through
what your body uses for fuel glucose
Created by: jkinard1
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