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Digestion

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What is the digestive system? The body's food-processing system.
Where does food pass through between the mouth and the stomach? The oesophagus
What happens when food reaches the stomach? The food is completely digested and is absorbed by tiny blood vessels in the walls of the stomach.
How does digested food finally reach the bloodstream? It is absorbed into the blood through blood vessels.
Which of the following does NOT manufacture digestive juices? -Liver -Kidneys -Stomach -Pancreas Kidneys.
Where does the partly-digested food (in liquid form) go after it leaves the stomach? The small intestine.
The digestive system processes food into usable and unusable materials. The usable materials are sent to the body's cells as food. What happens to unusable materials? The large intestine.
Solid waste leaves the body through the rectum then the anus. Liquid waste leaves the body after passing through the ... Kidneys and bladder.
The liver is located in the abdomen and performs many functions. Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver? -Storing food -Manufacturing insulin -Producing digestive juices -Healing itself when it is damaged Manufacturing insulin
Created by: cian mulligan
 

 



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