SAT II Biology E : Stomach Cells and Enzymes

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for SAT II Biology E

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Example Questions

Example Question #1 : Stomach Cells And Enzymes

Lipase and trypsin are secreted by what digestive organ?

Possible Answers:

Salivary glands

Stomach

Large intestine

Pancreas

Small intestine

Correct answer:

Pancreas

Explanation:

Lipase and trypsin are enzymes secreted by the pancreas into the duodenum of the small intestine. These enzymes aid in the digestion of food. Salivary glands produce amylase in order to begin digestion in the mouth and the stomach aids in digestion primarily via stomach acid

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