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Question 11.What would result if a disaccharide was hydrolyzed?
Question 22.Which of the following is the proper order of structures that food must pass through on its way to the stomach?
Question 33.Why is the appendix considered a potential trouble spot in the intestine?
Question 44.Which of the following structures are lymphatic capillaries that absorb dietary fats?
Question 55.After digestion, fats enter lymphatic capillaries known as _____.
Question 66.Which cells in the stomach produce pepsinogen?
Question 77.Cindy has been diagnosed with peptic ulcers that require treatment. What has occurred within her stomach to lead to this condition?
Question 88.Which of the following terms describes the breakdown of a chemical compound using a water molecule?
Question 99.Which section of the small intestine provides the best place for absorption of vitamin B12?
Question 1010.Which of the following is the primary function of dietary carbohydrates?
Question 1111.Which of the following best describes Salivary Amylase?
Question 1212.Which of the following is the basic building block of a carbohydrate?
Question 1313.Which of the following is FALSE concerning the mucosa?
Question 1414.Which structure must open for food to pass from the esophagus to the stomach?
Question 1515.Pancreatic lipase breaks fats down into which two digestive products?
Question 1616.Which of the following DOES NOT help improve absorption within the small intestine?
Question 1717.Which of the following best describes the pancreas?
Question 1818.Which enzymes are important in breaking down disaccharides?
Question 1919.Which of the following is not a function of saliva?
Question 2020.Which of the following is a large pouch that forms the beginning of the large intestine?
Question 2121.All of the following are differences between the digestion of fats and the digestion of proteins or carbohydrates, EXCEPT:
Question 2222.If a person does not produce sufficient amounts of saliva they could be at higher risks of which condition?
Question 2323.What is the name given to the small hair-like projections on the simple columnar epithelial cells lining the small intestine?
Question 2424.Which of the following is the correct order in which proteins are digested?
Question 2525.Which of the following is NOT true of the enterogastric reflex?
Question 2626.Nutrient-rich blood goes from the digestive system to the liver through the _____, then the liver is drained by the _____.
Question 2727.Salivary amylase is active in which of the following parts of the digestive system?
Question 2828.When you put a bite of food in your mouth, why is there an increase in secretions from the gastric glands?
Question 2929.Which of the following secretions helps neutralize acidic chyme coming from the stomach?
Question 3030.If a person decides to defecate, then what is the last structure the waste materials will pass through?
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