Ch 23 Study Questions

Ch 23 Study Questions - Study Questions for Chapter 23 The...

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Study Questions for Chapter 23: The Digestive System 1. What is the function of the digestive system? 2. What are 2 other names for the digestive system? 3. Name and briefly describe the 6 digestive processes. 4. Trace the path of food through the digestive tract, name each organ or regions it passes through. 5. For each of the organs/regions named, name the digestive processes occurring there. 6. Name the 4 layers of the wall of the digestive tract. 7. Describe the anatomical organization of each layer. 8. Identify and distinguish between the submucosal plexus and the myenteric plexus. 9. What is the effect on gastric motility and secretion of parasympathetic stimulation? Of sympathetic stimulation? 10. What is the difference between the serosa and the adventitia ? 11. Name the salivary glands. 12. What is the composition of saliva? What are the functions of these components? 13. Name the 4 types of teeth. Distinguish functionally between them. 14. How many teeth make a complete set of “baby” teeth? What is another term for “baby” teeth? 15. At what age do we have all of our “baby” teeth? At what age do we have a complete set of adult teeth? 16. How many teeth of each type make up a complete set of adult teeth? Total = ? 17. Name the 2 main anatomic divisions of a tooth. Describe the composition of a tooth.
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