Digestive System - Level 2

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Digestive System - Level 2

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The digestive system is a long tract the extends from the :
    • A. 

      Stomach to anus

    • B. 

      Mouth to anus

    • C. 

      Small intestine to anus

    • D. 

      Large intestine to anus

  • 2. 
    Which of the following completes digestion?
    • A. 

      Stomach

    • B. 

      Gallbladder

    • C. 

      Large intestine

    • D. 

      Small intestine

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is responsible for chemical digestion ?
    • A. 

      Hormones

    • B. 

      Enzymes

    • C. 

      Absorption

    • D. 

      Peristalasis

  • 4. 
    The main part of the large intestine is the :
    • A. 

      Duodenum

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Caecum

    • D. 

      Ileum

  • 5. 
    The colon primarily absorbs which substance?
    • A. 

      Carbohydrates

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Fats

    • D. 

      Water

  • 6. 
    Where does peristalasis occur?
    • A. 

      Only in the mouth

    • B. 

      Only in the small intestine

    • C. 

      Only in the stomach

    • D. 

      In all sections of the alimentary / digestive canal

  • 7. 
    Which part of the digestive system connects the mouth to the stomach
    • A. 

      Trachea

    • B. 

      Ileum

    • C. 

      Oseophagus

    • D. 

      Epiglottis

  • 8. 
    Where are faeces stored in the body?
    • A. 

      Small intestine

    • B. 

      Colon

    • C. 

      Anus

    • D. 

      Rectum

  • 9. 
    In which part of the digestive system are nutrients absorbed into the blood stream and lymphatic system?
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Large intestine

    • D. 

      Small intestine

  • 10. 
    Which pathology causes abdominal pain, with constipation and / or diarrhoea and bloating?
    • A. 

      Hepatitis

    • B. 

      Flatulence

    • C. 

      Irritable bowel syndrome

    • D. 

      Indigestion

  • 11. 
    Which pathology causes inflammation of the liver?
    • A. 

      Hepatitis

    • B. 

      Halitosis

    • C. 

      Acid reflux

    • D. 

      Gallstones

  • 12. 
    Dyspepsia is another name for which pathology?
    • A. 

      Heart burn

    • B. 

      Constipation

    • C. 

      Indigestion

    • D. 

      Diarrhoea

  • 13. 
    This pathology causes a buring sensation behind the sternum and is caused by regurgitation of acid from the stomach.
    • A. 

      Indigestion

    • B. 

      Hepatitis

    • C. 

      Gallstones

    • D. 

      Heart burn

  • 14. 
    This pathology causes frequent bowel movements or the passage of abnormally soft or liquid faceces.
    • A. 

      Diarrhoea

    • B. 

      Constipation

    • C. 

      Flatulence

    • D. 

      Gallstones

  • 15. 
    This pathology causes inflammation of the gums.
    • A. 

      Halitosis

    • B. 

      Abscess

    • C. 

      Gingivitis

    • D. 

      Hepatitis

  • 16. 
    A function of the digestive system is to absorb simple chemicals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Another name for the throat is the larynx.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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