Final Review (Digestive System)

What membrane lines the abdominal cavity?

Parietal peritoneum

What kind of membrane is parietal peritoneum?

Epithelial-serous

Name the 3 parts of the small intestines.

Duodenum, jejunum, ileum

Name the parts of the stomach.

Cardia, fundus, body, pylorus

Name the parts of the colon.

Cecum, ascending, transverse, descending, sigmoid

Name the salivary glands.

Parotid, sublingual, submandibular

What kind of glands are salivary glands?

Exocrine

Chewing

Mastication

Swallowing

Deglutition

Waves of muscular contraction that help push food through your digestive system.

Peristalisis

The food tube

Esophagus

What emulsifies fat?

Bile

What absorbs fat?

Lacteals