Digestive System

by: Silas Barron

Why do we digest food?

To get the nutrients the body needs. First is to break food down into nutrients.Second is to get the nutrients in to the blood. Then the circulatory system transport them to your cells.

Why is the small intestine so long ?

So that more nutrients can be absorbed through it's walls. It needs to be able to process all of your food you can eat in a day.The small intestine is 7 meters long.

what happens when you eat too much?

Your stomach can burst.Your stomach is the size of your hand and you might throw up.