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Diana 's Digestive system powerpoint


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Diana 's Digestive system powerpoint

  1. 1. The Digestive System. <br />By. Diana Rodrigues<br />
  2. 2. Digestive System <br />It is a long, twisting tube that runs from the mouth to the anus<br />If one of your organs stop working then everything will fail<br />body to get the nutrients<br />It gets the energy it needs from the food you eat<br />
  3. 3. The Mouth <br />Where the food enters and breaks down<br />Where the digestion starts <br />
  4. 4. The Esophagus<br />A 25 to 30 cm long tube <br />connects to the mouth and the stomach<br />
  5. 5. The Stomach<br />Is 30.5 cm in length and very hollow<br />starts to break down food more<br />so that it can go to the small intestine<br />
  6. 6. The Liver<br />Is the second largest organ in our body<br />helps in the digestion<br />absorption of fats<br />
  7. 7. The Pancreas<br />Produces pancreatic juices and hormones<br />helps break down fats.<br />
  8. 8. The Small Intestine<br />protects the body from infections<br />longest portion of the digestive tract<br />
  9. 9. The Large Intestine<br />absorbs water and salts<br />maintains the fluid balance in our body<br />
  10. 10. Bibliography <br />PICTURES : <br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br /><br />WEBSITES:<br /><br /><br /><br /><br />