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Unformatted text preview: drases 7) An example of an important function of the colon would be its absorption of a. bile. b. fats. c. salts. d. hormones. HUN2201 Chapter 3‐ Sample Test Questions 2 8) What is the function of bile? a. Emulsifies fats b. Initiates digestion of protein c. Enhances absorption of complex carbohydrates d. Protects the stomach and small intestine from the action of hydrochloric acid 9) Absorption of nutrients by intestinal cells occurs by all of the following mechanisms except a. diffusion. b. transmigration. c active transport. d. facilitated...
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