What is the first part of the digestive system
Mouth
Where are enzymes found
Saliva
What is the process called for breaking down food into smaller pieces
Chewing
Food is swallowed and travels into a tube called ....
Oesophagus
What enters at the start of the digestive system
Food
What are the rythmic muscle movements called to force food into the stomach
Peristalsis
Where does the food go after the peristalsis process
Stomach
Food is churned around in a .... Bath in the stomach
Acid
Partly digested food then enters the ..........
Small intestine
Where is the bile produced
Liver
A small, sac like organ, stores and release bile into the small intestine
Gall bladder
Enzymes from the .... Help break down carbohydrates
Pancreas
After the smaller intestine the food enters the ......
Large intestine
What along with ions, minerals, vitamins is the the large intestine
Water
Ions, minerals, vitamins and small organic molecules are ..... In the large intestine
Absorbed
What is the lower part of the large intestine called
Rectum
Where does the faeces exit the body
Anus
A small sac close to the large intestine
Appendix
What opens to let food in, then shut to stop food
Shpincter
What creates a layer of lining on the stomach
Mucus
What contains chemicals that start digestion of protein-found food
Digestive juices
What is it called when the walls of the stomach contract and relax
Mechanical digestion
What kills bacteria that could have entered with the food
Hydrochloric acid
What is the inside of the small intestine covered in
Villi

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