5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Salivary Gland
- a fingerlike projections of the small intestinal mucosa that tremendously increase its surface area for absorption.
- b Inflammation of the appendix
- c the waves of contraction seen in tubelike organs; propels substances along the tract.
- d Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
- e the sac beneath the right lobe of the liver used for bile storage.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
- Partially digested, semiliquid food mixed with digestive enzymes and acids in the stomach.
- A polymer (chain) of many amino acids linked together by peptide bonds.
- glands of the mucosa of the stomach that secrete HCl and hydrolytic enzymes (primarily pepsinogen, the inactive form of pepsin, a protein-digesting enzyme), which begins the enzymatic, or chemical breakdown of protein foods.
- The last section of the digestive system, where water is absorbed from food and the remaining material is eliminated from the body. About 6 feet long and is composed of the cecum, colon, rectum and anus.
5 True/False questions
Rugae → a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
Constipation → Condition characterized by difficulty in passing stool or an infrequent passage of hard stool
Hepatitis → the waves of contraction seen in tubelike organs; propels substances along the tract.
Cirrhosis → a chronic disease of the liver, characterized by an overgrowth of connective tissue or fibrosis.
Urea → An open sore or lesion in the skin or mucous membrane; may cause periodic bleeding and the formation of scars.