8.2 Secretion & Digestion

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Anatomy & Physiology Unit 8 8. 2 - I CAN describe the location and functions of the secretions that help with digestion.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do the parietal cells in the stomach make?
    • A. 

      Hydrochloric acid

    • B. 

      Pepsinogen

    • C. 

      Mucus

    • D. 

      Bile

  • 2. 
    What organ secretes the chemicals that help us digest fats, like this butter?
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Liver

    • C. 

      Salivary glands

    • D. 

      Lungs

  • 3. 
    What type of organic molecule is mainly digested in the stomach?
    • A. 

      Lipids

    • B. 

      Nucleic Acid

    • C. 

      Proteins

    • D. 

      Carbohydrates

  • 4. 
    The DNA found within chicken meat is digested by which of the following?
    • A. 

      Nuclease

    • B. 

      Lipase

    • C. 

      Bile

    • D. 

      Amylase

  • 5. 
    Which of the following secretions comes from the liver?
    • A. 

      Lipase

    • B. 

      Bile

    • C. 

      Nuclease

    • D. 

      Amylase

  • 6. 
    This cracker is chemically digested by ____________ in the ______________.
    • A. 

      Amylase; mouth

    • B. 

      Lipase; small intestine

    • C. 

      Mucus; stomach

    • D. 

      Nuclease; pancreas

  • 7. 
    What would happen if the mucus cells in the stomach were not working properly?
    • A. 

      The amylase would break down carbohydrates faster

    • B. 

      Bile would back up into the liver

    • C. 

      The hydrochloric acid would eat away at the stomach lining

    • D. 

      The pepsin would not digest proteins properly

  • 8. 
    If chief cells in the stomach were not working properly, what would likely happen?
    • A. 

      Proteins would not be digested properly

    • B. 

      There would be more hydrochloric acid

    • C. 

      There would be less bile

    • D. 

      Carbohydrates would not be digested properly

  • 9. 
    Parietal cells make ____________, which helps pepsinogen to digest _____________. 
    • A. 

      Hydrochloric acid; proteins

    • B. 

      Hydrochloric acid; lipids

    • C. 

      Bile; lipids

    • D. 

      Bile; carbohydrates

  • 10. 
    If a person was unable to secrete amylase, what would probably happen?
    • A. 

      The stomach lining would be destroyed

    • B. 

      Proteins would not be physically digested

    • C. 

      Proteins would not be chemically digested

    • D. 

      Carbohydrates would not be chemically digested

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