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    Complete worksheet. Diagram points to area of digestive system, write a brief discription of area it's pointing to, describing it's function. I have done most, but may have gotten some wrong.

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    The Digestive System and its Functions
    Review the diagram located on p. 1. In the space provided below, write the name of each organ or part, and explain the function of each one as it relates to digestion and absorption. Explanations must be written as complete sentences. Please make sure that you identify each organ or part below with the corresponding number located in the diagram.

    1 Mouth The mouth is the beginning of the digestive tract. Chewing breaks the food into pieces that are more easily digested, while saliva mixes with food to begin the process of breaking it down into a form your body can absorb and use.
    2 Salivary Gland Produce saliva which begins to break down food.
    3 Pharnyx Common channel that ...

    Solution Summary

    This solution labels and describes parts of the digestive system.