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Digest Sys 2

Digestive System Activity Pt 2

The “Stretchiest” part of the digestive system is The Stomach
What does the intestinal phase do? Speeds up or slows stomach emptying
Where does mechanical and chemical digestion begin? In the mouth
Acids and enzymes turn food into Chyme
How much material can the stomach hold? 2 to 4 liters
The Cephalic Phase of Digestive Regulation is controlled by The Brain
Why is the rate at which the stomach empties important? So the intestine doesn’t get too overloaded
Most absorption takes place in the Intestine
What kinds of mechanisms start the gastric phase of digestion? Neural and Hormonal
Which digestive organ tries to eliminate the things that could make you sick? The Stomach
Created by: Lhaynes