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The Digestive System The Digestive System By:  Mrs. Bourland By:  Mrs. Bourland
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Components Esophagus Stomach Small Intestine Large Intestine Gall bladder Liver Pancreas
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Esophagus the tube that connects your mouth  and your stomach
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Stomach A stretchy bag that holds your food after  you eat Helps to break food into smaller pieces so  your body can use it for energy and  nutrition
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Stomach Esophagus
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Small Intestine Tube that is 20 feet long. Continues to digest food Food stays in your small intestine for 4 to 8  hours
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Small  Intestine
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Large Intestine Tube that is 5 feet long Gets waste from small intestine Waste stays for 10 to 12 hours
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Large Intestine
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Gall Bladder Storage tank for bile (a greenish-yellow liquid)  that helps your body break down and use fats Located under your liver Shaped like a pear
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Gall Bladder
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This note was uploaded on 11/11/2011 for the course PDBIO 220 taught by Professor Tomco during the Winter '09 term at BYU.

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