Unformatted text preview: and the pancreas will produce digestive enzymes into the small intestines. The food will then travel through all of the small intestines, which are about 20 feet and the process with take about 3 to 5 hours. After this the food will travel to the large intestines which is about 5 feet long and could take up to 24 hours to pass through which then will be waste that travels out the anus. All of these organs have a function that is needed for the process of digesting food. If we lose one then they digestive process would be that much harder....
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This note was uploaded on 11/29/2011 for the course PHYCOLOGY 270 taught by Professor Black during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '11