AEPA Phys Ed: The Digestive System Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How do prebiotics benefit gastrointestinal health?

Question 2 2. Which of the following does the large intestine most likely absorb in digestion?

Question 3 3. Jane has celiac disease. How can she fight against abdominal pain, bloating, and constipation?

Question 4 4. Secretions from the _____, called _____, neutralize acid from the stomach in the small intestine.

Question 5 5. What do amylase and pepsin have in common?

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Question 6 6. When does maximum secretion of hydrochloric acid and pepsinogen in the stomach occur?

Question 7 7. Why is your gastrointestinal (GI) tract an essential part of your body?

Question 8 8. Sarah suffers from constipation. How can her digestion be improved?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is not a function of hydrochloric acid in gastric juice?

Question 10 10. An inactive precursor of an enzyme that must go through a change to be activated is known as a(n) _____.

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Question 11 11. What is one reason that enzymes are present in the small intestine?

Question 12 12. How is digesting food moved along the small intestine?

Question 13 13. Which organ is not part of your gastrointestinal (GI) tract?

Question 14 14. The muscular valve at the bottom of the stomach that controls the flow of partially digested food into the small intestine is known as the:

Question 15 15. What forms must carbohydrates and proteins take to be absorbed by the small intestine?

AEPA Phys Ed: The Digestive System Chapter Exam Instructions

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