Digestive System

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1.  Major Organs of the digestive system include all of the following except;
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D.
2.  Waves of muscular contractions that propel contents of the digestive tract distally are called
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C.
D.
3.  Salivary glands secrete which of the following enzymes?
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B.
C.
D.
4.  The root of a tooth is covered by the
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B.
C.
D.
5.  The phase of swallowing that is voluntary is the ___________ phase.
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6.  The term given to the soupy mixture of digested nutrients, enzymes and acid in the stomach is
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7.  Glandular cells in the stomach that produce HCl and intrinsic factor are ____ cells.
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8.  A low pH in the stomach is necessary for
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9.  In the gastric phase of digestion________ is necessary for the breaking down of lipids
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10.  In the intestinal phase of digestion should the duodenum detect a decrease in pH below 4.5
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11.  Bile is produced in the
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12.  The liver performs all of the following functions EXCEPT
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13.  Which of the following is an accessory organ of digestion?
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14.  Digestion refers to the
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15.  Which of the following is not a digestive function
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16.  The lamina propria and muscous epithelium are components of the
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17.  The myenteric plexus is
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18.  Contraction of the ________ alters the shape of the intestinal lumen and moves epithleial pleats and folds
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D.
19.  Large bllod vessels and lymphatics are found in the
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20.  A stratified squamous epithelial linning can be found in all of the following EXCEPT in the
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D.
21.  A modification of the digestive epithelium that allows expansion of the organ is the presence of
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D.
22.  The ________ gland empties into the oral cavity at the level of the second upper molar
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B.
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23.  The bulk of each tooth consists of a mineralized matrix similar to the of bone called
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D.
24.  The portion of the tooth that recieves blood vessels and nerves is the
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C.
D.
25.  The passageway between the oral cavity and the pharynx is the
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C.
26.  The root of the tooth is covered by
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B.
C.
D.
27.  The connection of the anterior portion of the tongue to the underlying epithelium is the
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B.
C.
D.
28.  The uvula is located at the
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D.
29.  _______ are blade-shaped teeth that function in cutting or chopping
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D.
30.  ___________ are pointed teeth that are adapted for tearing and shredding
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31.  ______ teeth are with flattened crowns and prominent ridges that  are adapted for grinding
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32.  Chief cells secrete
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33.  The portion of the stomach that connects to the esophagus is the
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34.  The buldge of the greater curvature of the stomach superior to the esophageal junction is the
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35.  The prominent ridges in the lining of the stomach are calles
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