Absorption

In this lesson we will look at specific parts of the digestive system that are adapted to absorb nutrients, and link this back to our prior knowledge about effective diffusion.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Complete the sentence: There are two types of digestion; mechanical digestion and _____________ digestion.

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Q2.Fat is broken down by ____________.

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Q3.What are the products of fat digestion?

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Q4.What are the products of protein digestion?

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Q5.Bile ____________ stomach acid.

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Q6.Bile breaks down fat into smaller...

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Complete the sentence: There are two types of digestion; mechanical digestion and _____________ digestion.

1/6

Q2.Fat is broken down by ____________.

2/6

Q3.What are the products of fat digestion?

3/6

Q4.What are the products of protein digestion?

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Q5.Bile ____________ stomach acid.

5/6

Q6.Bile breaks down fat into smaller...

6/6

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Absorption

This quiz will assess your knowledge of absorption as well as information from previous lessons.

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Q1.Products of digestion are ______________ into the blood.

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Q2.Products of digestion are absorbed into the blood at the ____________.

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Q3.Products of digestion move into the blood via ________.

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Q4.The walls of the small intestine are folded into _________.

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Q5.Select the adaptations of the small intestine

Select three (3) boxes

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Q6.The villi have a good blood supply which maintains _________.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Absorption

This quiz will assess your knowledge of absorption as well as information from previous lessons.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Products of digestion are ______________ into the blood.

1/6

Q2.Products of digestion are absorbed into the blood at the ____________.

2/6

Q3.Products of digestion move into the blood via ________.

3/6

Q4.The walls of the small intestine are folded into _________.

4/6

Q5.Select the adaptations of the small intestine

Select three (3) boxes

5/6

Q6.The villi have a good blood supply which maintains _________.

6/6

Lesson summary: Absorption

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