LO7 - Digestive Learning Objectives Due Thursday May 20th 1 What are the 4 layers of the digestive tract 2 Define peristalsis and segmentation 3

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Digestive Learning Objectives Due Thursday, May 20 th 1. What are the 4 layers of the digestive tract? 2. Define peristalsis and segmentation. 3. Briefly describe the 6 gastrointestinal activities shown in Figure 23.2 on page 884. 4. What are the 3 pairs of salivary glands? 5. What is the function of saliva? 6. What enzymes are found in saliva? 7. Briefly describe the structure of a tooth. 8. What are the 4 major regions of the stomach? 9. What are the four different types of cells found in the stomach wall, and what does each produce? 10. Summarize the digestive processes that occur in the stomach. 11. Be familiar with a diagram of the stomach, as depicted on page 899 (figure 23-14). 12. What are the gastric glands of the fundus and body of the stomach? What do they produce? 13. Know the neural and hormonal mechanisms that regulate the release of gastric juice, as depicted in figure 23.16 on page 903. 14.
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2010 for the course ANP ANP 242 taught by Professor Sargizi during the Spring '10 term at Nashville State Community College.

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