What Are Digestive Enzymes? - Functions & Types


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What is the main job of digestive enzymes?

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1. Which of the following match between digestive enzyme and biomolecule digested is incorrect?

2. Which of the following statements about the location of digestive enzymes is true?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of digestive enzymes. Topics you'll need to know to pass the quiz include the purpose and location of digestive enzymes.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this assessment you'll be tested on aspects of digestive enzymes, including:

  • The role of digestive enzymes in the body
  • The location of digestive enzymes
  • The correlation between digestive enzymes and biomolecule digestion

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet allow students to test the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on digestive enzymes
  • Interpreting information - ensure that you can read information about digestive organs interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding where different types of biomolecules are digested

Additional Learning

To learn more about digestive enzymes, review the accompanying lesson entitled What Are Digestive Enzymes? - Functions & Types. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Learn about the alimentary canal
  • Identify the different types of digestive enzymes
  • Understand the relationship carbohydrates and proteins have with digestive enzymes