5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Salivary Gland
- a A large solid organ that lies in the right upper quadrant immediately below the diaphragm; it produces bile, stores glucose for immediate use by the body, and produces many substances that help regulate immune responses., Breaks down toxins, such as alcohol and processes nutrients into forms easier for the rest of your body to use.
- b burning pain in the chest occurring when part of the stomach contents escapes into the esophagus
- c gland posterior to the stomach, between the spleen and the duodenum; produces both endocrine and exocrine secretions.
- 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
- a rounded mass of food prepared by the mouth for swallowing.
- A muscular tube that connects the mouth to the stomach.
- 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.
- A polymer (chain) of many amino acids linked together by peptide bonds.
- a greenish-yellow or brownish fluid produced in and secreted by the liver, stored in the gallbladder, and released into the small intestine.
5 True/False questions
Constipation → Inflammation of the liver
Diverticulosis → Abnormal condition of small pouches in the lining of the intestines.
Gastric gland → Glands of the mouth that produce saliva, a digestive secretion
Hepatitis → Inflammation of the liver
Ulcer → the main nitrogen-containing waste excreted in the urine