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Anatomy And Physiology Questions - The Digestive System

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Questions about the GI tract. Linked to the "Maturity 2" case unit.

  
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1.  This portion of the peritoneum attaches the liver to the anterior abdominal wall and diaphragm.
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2.  Which of following processes is the primary function of the villi of the small intestine?
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3.  Which of the following is the primary function of the large intestine?
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4.  This major duct carries a fluid rich in bicarbonate ions.
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5.  This hormone is stimulated by high levels of dietary fat in the small intestine.
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6.  This layer functions by secreting a lubricating fluid.
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7.  How long can food stay in the fundus before being mixed with gastric juices?
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8.  Deciduous molars are replaced by
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9.  These are composed of prominent lymphatic nodules that function in the immune response.
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10.  This cell secretes the hormone that promotes production of gastric acid.
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11.  What is F pointing to?
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12.  Which of the following secrete gastric acid?
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13.  This hormone functions to counteract the effect of gastric acid in the small intestine.
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14.  The hard palate
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15.  Which of the following pancreatic enzymes acts to produce monosaccharides?
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16.  How many phases of deglutition are there?
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17.  Which of the following cells secretes pepsinogen?
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18.  Which of following processes is the primary function of the mouth?
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19.  What layer is composed of areolar connective tissue and epithelium?
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20.  Which of the following accessory organs produces a fluid to soften food?
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21.  This consists of calcified connective tissue.
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22.  What does G point to?
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23.  This plexus is located betweeen the longitudinal and circular smooth muscle layers of the muscularis.
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24.  Which of the following cells secretes gastrin?
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25.  This is the area where pyloric stenosis occurs.
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26.  This layer of the GI tract is composed of areolar connective tissue that binds the mucosa to the muscularis.
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27.  This portion of the peritoneum is largely responsible for carrying blood and lymph vessels to the intestines.
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28.  This structure regulates the flow of material into the colon.
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29.  Which of following processes is the function of the smooth muscle layer of the digestive system?
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30.  Which of the following cells secrete mucus?
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31.  This portion of the peritoneum drapes over the transverse colon and coils of the small intestine.
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32.  Brunner's glands secrete
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33.  In the mouth, the tooth sockets are lined with
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34.  Why do emotions suchas anger or fear slow digestion?
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35.  Which of the following cells secretes intrinsic fctor?
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36.  This is the principle bile pigment.
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37.  Which of the following accessory organs produces a fluid that functions to emulsify dietary fats?
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38.  This structure of the stomach allows greater distension for food storage.
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39.  Which of the following small intestine cells secrete lysozyme?
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40.  The capability of the GI tract to move material along its length is called:
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41.  This layer of the GI tract is composed of areolar connective tissue containing blood and lymph vessels.
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42.  This digestive aid, produced by the stomach, begins digestion by denaturing proteins.
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43.  Which of the following enzymes acts to produce monoglycerides as products?
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44.  This is the heaviest internal organ of the body.
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45.  This is the portion of the stomach that connects to the duodenum.
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46.  In the mouth, this runs posteriorly to the sides of the pharynx.
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47.  Which layer contains the lamina propria?
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48.  Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?
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49.  This has an opening called the apical foramen.
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50.  Which of the following accessory organs stores bile?
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51.  What is A pointing to?
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52.  Which of the following contains skeletal muscle?
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53.  What is I pointing to?
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54.  This is found on the liver and is a remnant of the umbilical cord in a fetus.
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55.  Which of the following gastric enzymes digests proteins?
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56.  Which of the following pancreatic enzymes acts to produce smaller peptides from proteins?
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