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Organs of our Digestive System<br />Mouth<br />Esophagus<br />Stomach<br />Small intestine<br />Large intestine<br />
The start of our digestive tract?<br />Mouth <br />
What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li>Food is being broken down</li></ul>Our teeth breaks down food into smaller pieces ...
What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li> Production of saliva</li></ul>Saliva lubricates food.<br />It contains mucin whic...
What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li> Sense of Taste</li></ul>Tongue contains thousands of taste buds, able to recogniz...
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S1 Mouth

  1. 1. Organs of our Digestive System<br />Mouth<br />Esophagus<br />Stomach<br />Small intestine<br />Large intestine<br />
  2. 2. The start of our digestive tract?<br />Mouth <br />
  3. 3. What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li>Food is being broken down</li></ul>Our teeth breaks down food into smaller pieces that are easier to be swallowed.<br />
  4. 4. What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li> Production of saliva</li></ul>Saliva lubricates food.<br />It contains mucin which softens the food and enzyme salivary amylase to break down cooked starch into maltose.<br />
  5. 5. What happens in the Mouth?<br /><ul><li> Sense of Taste</li></ul>Tongue contains thousands of taste buds, able to recognize four basic kinds of taste<br />

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