DIGESTIVE SYSTEM & EXCRETORY SYSTEM TEST REVIEW
What is the main function of the digestive system?
What are the organs of the digestive system and what are their functions?
Large Intestine (Colon)-
What is mechanical digestion? Where does it take place in the digestive process?
What is chemical digestion? Where does it take place in the digestive process?
What is the DIFFERENCE between mechanical and chemical digestion—think about physical and chemical changes!!
What substances secreted by your digestive organs cause chemical digestion to take place?
What is a bolus? Chyme?
What produces bile? Where is it stored?
Where does digestion start? (which organ?)
What is peristalsis?
What is the function of the villi? Where are they found?
What is the main purpose of the small intestine? The large intestine?
What is the main function of the Excretory System?
What are the organs of the Excretory System and their function?
Do you need 2 kidneys to live? Why or why not?
The kidney can filter ________gallons of blood a day.
What is dialysis? Why would a person need this procedure?
How does your skin aid in the process of getting rid of “waste”?
**Be able to label and sequence all of the
parts of the Digestive & Excretory