1. Which of the following is not a way in which food is broken down in the mouth?
- Protease secreted
- Amylase secreted
- Saliva secreted
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2. When the food has passed through the oesophagus where does it go next?
- Small intestine
- Large intestine
3. Why is hydrochloric acid secreted in the stomach?
- To provide the right environment for the enzymes
- To kill harmful enzymes
- To emulsify fats
- To break down larger molecules of food
4. How is food kept in the stomach?
- Sphincter muscle
- A plug
- The liver
5. What is stored in the gall bladder?
- Hydrochloric acid