ITEC A&p (Digestion) Q&a

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ITEC A&p (Digestion) Q&a

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where does the digestion of proteins begin?
    • A. 

      In the mouth

    • B. 

      In the small intestine

    • C. 

      In the stomach

    • D. 

      In the duodenum

  • 2. 
    Which digested foods are absorbed by the lacteals?
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Glycerols

    • C. 

      Sugars

    • D. 

      Polysaccharides

  • 3. 
    What is the muscle called that allows food to enter the stomach?
    • A. 

      Pyloric sphincter

    • B. 

      Cardiac sphincter

    • C. 

      Esophageal sphincter.

    • D. 

      Mouth of the stomach

  • 4. 
    Where would you find the enzyme trypsin?
    • A. 

      In the stomach

    • B. 

      In the mouth

    • C. 

      In the liver

    • D. 

      In the pancreas

  • 5. 
    where does the majority of food absorption take place?
    • A. 

      In the stomach

    • B. 

      In the mouth

    • C. 

      In the small intestine

    • D. 

      In the large instestine

  • 6. 
    Saliva contains which enzyme that breaks down carbohydrate (starch)?
    • A. 

      Gastrin

    • B. 

      Pepsin

    • C. 

      Amylase

    • D. 

      Lipase

  • 7. 
    How does massage help the digestive system?
    • A. 

      By reducing stiffness and mobility

    • B. 

      By reducing swelling

    • C. 

      By speeding up desquamation

    • D. 

      By improving circulation and delivery of nutrients

  • 8. 
    where does the majority of food absorption take place?
    • A. 

      In the stomach

    • B. 

      In the mouth

    • C. 

      In the small intestine

    • D. 

      In the large instestine

  • 9. 
    Saliva contains which enzyme that breaks down carbohydrate (starch)?
    • A. 

      Gastrin

    • B. 

      Pepsin

    • C. 

      Amylase

    • D. 

      Lipase

  • 10. 
    During digestion what do the digestive and lymphatic systems work together to help?
    • A. 

      The absorption of carbohydrates

    • B. 

      The elimination of carbohydrates

    • C. 

      The absorption of fats

    • D. 

      The elimination of fats

  • 11. 
    The functions of the large intestine include:
    • A. 

      " Ingestion

    • B. 

      " Indigestion

    • C. 

      " Digestion

    • D. 

      Excretion

  • 12. 
    Lipase digests:
    • A. 

      " Starch

    • B. 

      " Proteins

    • C. 

      " Fats

    • D. 

      " Carbohydrates

  • 13. 
    Peptones are digested in the:
    • A. 

      " Stomach

    • B. 

      " Jejenum

    • C. 

      " Duodenum

    • D. 

      " Ileum

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