Wednesday, February 17th!!! STUDY!!

  • Identify labelled organs of the digestive system
  • Know the basic functions of the organs
    • This organ is a 16 to 18 foot tube for nutrient absorption.
    • This organ produces bile, stores nutrients, detoxifies the blood
    • This organ removes water from undigestable material
    • These organs are for grinding and mashing food in the mouth
    • Etc…
  • Know basics of the nutrients we need:
    • Carbs, Fat, Protein, Vitamins, Minerals, Water
    • Carbohydrates: Simple vs. Complex
    • Fat: Unsaturated vs. Saturated vs. Trans
    • Order of energy use within the body
    • Vitamins vs. Minerals
  • Mechanical vs. Chemical Digestion
  • Order of organs in the digestive pathway

Chat session in Edmodo tonight at ~8 PM…Join us!

Nutrients Powerpoint…some slides were not used in class


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