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Unformatted text preview: Large intestine have a lot of bacteria keep intestine very healthy FUNCTION OF EACH PART OF THE INTESTINE Pancreas created the enzymes that digest food when they are in the small intestine Small intestine major absorption critical to bodys health Bacteria in large intestine Active transport energy and a facilitator Simple diffusion allows certain molecules to get through Facilitated diffusion facilitator Carbohydrates Glucose is a carbohydrate Simple and complex (longer chains of glucose) Simple monosaccharides Fructose, gluctose, galactose Disaccharides sucrose, lactose, maltose 4grams of sugar in 1 tsp Starch (amylase, amylopectin) Glycogen Fiber (we dont have the enzymes to digest them) Glucost homeostasis Fatty acids and triglycerides fat solluable and we are water solluable hard to move around, we need carrier protein Fatty acids -...
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