Quiz 2 / Answers

These quizzes as well as interactive quizzes are built-in to the MAP System



1.)   Your body is approximately 55%:(check one):

  • Carbohydrate
  • Protein
  • Water

2.)   All people process food in the exact same manner and speed:

  • True
  • False

3.)   Chewing, swallowing and the muscular activity of the walls of the digestive tract itself are part of the:

  • Chemical Phase
  • Mechanical Phase
  • Lunar Phase

4.)  The final breakdown of food particles is part of the:

  • Chemical Phase
  • Mechanical Phase
  • Lunar Phase

5.)    The process of digestion actually begins when food enters:

  • The mouth
  • The large intestine
  • The duodenum

6.)   Which leaves the stomach most rapidly?

  • Carbohydrate
  • Fat
  • Protein

7.)   After leaving the stomach, the liquefied mass, called chime passes into the:

  • Large intestine
  • Small intestine
  • Pancreas

8.)   The finger-like projections called “villi” help to:

  • Increase the intestinal absorption area by about 600-fold
  • Convert fat into protein
  • Increase red blood cells

9.)   Draw lines to connect and demonstrate the digestion sequence:





10.) The lymphatic vessels (tiny vessels in each villus) accept:

  • Digested protein
  • Digested carbohydrates
  • Digested fat