- Chapter 15.1: Functions of the digestive system include (p. 401) a. mechanical br...
- Chapter 15.2: List the major parts of the alimentary canal, then separately list ...
- Chapter 15.3: Contrast the composition of the layers of the wall of the alimentar...
- Chapter 15.4: Distinguish between mixing and propelling movements.(p. 403
- Chapter 15.5: Discussthe functions of the mouth and its parts. (p. 403)
- Chapter 15.6: Distinguish between primary and secondary teeth. (p. 405)
- Chapter 15.7: The teeth that are best adapted for grasping and tearing food are t...
- Chapter 15.8: Describe the structure of a tooth. (p. 407)
- Chapter 15.9: Match the organ or gland with the enzyme(s) it secretes. Enzymes ma...
- Chapter 15.10: Match the enzyme(s) with its (their) function(s). (pp. 408422)
- Chapter 15.11: List the stepsin swallowing. (p. 409)
- Chapter 15.12: Explain the stimulus for and response of the parasympathetic nervou...
- Chapter 15.13: Explain how hormones controlthe secretions and/or release of secret...
- Chapter 15.14: Discuss absorption of amino acids, monosaccharides, glycerol, fatty...
- Chapter 15.15: List the stepsin defecating. (p. 427)
- Chapter 15.16: Identify dietary sources of carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins. (p...
- Chapter 15.17: Explain how cells use carbohydrates, lipids, and proteins for the n...
- Chapter 15.18: Match the vitamins with their general functions, and indicate if th...
- Chapter 15.19: Match the minerals/elements with their functions, and indicate whet...
- Chapter 15.20: Define adequate diet. (p. 434)
Solutions for Chapter Chapter 15: Digestive System and Nutrition
Full solutions for Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology | 11th Edition
Dunes forming scalloped rows of sand oriented at right angles to the wind. This form is intermediate between isolated barchans and extensive waves of transverse dunes.
A cloud of glowing gas excited by ultraviolet radiation from hot stars.
An accumulation of sediment formed where a stream enters a lake or ocean.
A luminous star of large radius.
A tropical cyclonic storm having winds in excess of 119 kilometers (74 miles) per hour.
Meandering channel that flows in a steep, narrow valley. They form either when an area is uplifted or when base level drops.
A piece of one rock unit contained within another. Inclusions are used in relative dating. The rock mass adjacent to the one containing the inclusion must have been there first in order to provide the fragment.
A property of matter that resists a change in its motion.
Igneous rocks with a low silica content and a high iron–magnesium content.
Mercalli intensity scale A 12-point scale developed to evaluate earthquake intensity based on the amount of damage to various structures.
Monthly mean temperature
The mean temperature for a month that is calculated by averaging the daily means.
A common measure of the degree of acidity or alkalinity of a solution, it is a logarithmic scale ranging from 0 to 14. A value of 7 denotes a neutral solution, values below 7 indicate greater acidity, and numbers above 7 indicate greater alkalinity.
The process whereby light bounces back from an object at the same angle at which it encounters a surface and with the same intensity.
A coast with a form that is largely the result of the partial drowning of a former land surface either because of a rise of sea level or subsidence of the crust or both.
The solstice that occurs on June 21–22 in the Northern Hemisphere and on December 21–22 in the Southern Hemisphere.
The electrons involved in the bonding process; the electrons occupying the highest-principal energy level of an atom.
A term applied to igneous rocks that contain small cavities called vesicles, which are formed when gases escape from lava.
A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.