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c. partially digested food that travels through the intestinal tract
The muscular contractions that move food through the GI tract are called:
The main function of bile is to:
a. emulsify fats
The pancreas neutralizes stomach acid in the small intestine by secreting:
Which nutrient passes through the GI tract mostly undigested and absorbed?
Absorption occurs primarily in the:
d. large intestine
All bloody leaving the GI tract travels first to the:
Which nutrients leave the GI tract by way of the lymphatic system?
d. fats and fat-soluble vitamins
Digestion and absorption are coordinated by the:
c. hormonal system and the nervous system
Gastrin, secretion and cholecystitis are examples of:
d. goblet cells