Digestion and Excretion Quiz

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What is the process of breaking various foodstuff into simple products called?

Digestion

Which enzymes convert complex foods like carbohydrates, proteins, and fats into glucose, amino acids, and fatty acids respectively?

Amylase, Protease, Lipase

What are the end products of the digestion of carbohydrates, proteins, and fats?

Fructose, Amino acids, Fatty acids

What is the primary function of the digestive system?

Absorption of nutrients

Which process involves the movement and mixing of food in the digestive system to facilitate digestion?

Segmentation

Which of the following is NOT a major division of the digestive system?

Duodenum

Which enzyme is responsible for the breakdown of proteins into amino acids?

Pepsin

Where are the end products of digestion absorbed into the bloodstream?

Small intestine

Which of the following is NOT a function of the digestive system?

Production of red blood cells

What is the primary function of the colon in the digestive system?

Water reabsorption

Test your knowledge of human anatomy and physiology with this quiz on digestion and excretion. Explore the intricate processes of the human body and enhance your understanding of these vital systems.

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