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The Digestive System: Secretion 1. Of the approximately 9.0 L of fluids contained in the digestive tract daily, only __________ L  are eliminated with the feces. 2. Of the approximately 800 g of food ingested during a typical day, only about ____ g are eliminated as  undigested food in the feces. 3. Label the parotid, submandibular, and sublingual salivary glands in the figure below:
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List the four major functions of saliva. a. ___________ b. ___________ c. ___________ d. ___________ 5. Parasympathetic innervation to the salivary glands is transmitted by cranial nerves number_______ and  _______. 6. Both the sympathetic and parasympathetic divisions of the ANS stimulate the salivary glands. a. True b. False 7. ________ division innervation stimulates watery, enzyme-rich saliva secretion, whereas ________  division innervation stimulates, a mucus-rich, more viscous saliva secretion. 8.
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