The digestive system

By Deante Green


Do you know what the digestive system is? If not,I am about to tell you. There's alot of organs and parts that help digest your food.

Whats The Order Of The Digestive System?

The order of the digestive system goes mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine , large intestine, and anus.The mouth makes food smaller and more liquidy as the esophagus uses it's muscles to squeeze the food down to the stomach which the food sits in the stomach for 2-3 hours and puts acids in while it's digesting. The small intestine is the most chemical digestion takes place. is 2-3 centimeters wide. The large intestine is where water is absorbed into the bloodstream and the remaining material is eliminated from the body.

What's The Main Function

The main function of the digestive system is it breaks down food so that it will be absorbed as nutrients into the bloodstream. Also food passes through the intestinal wall into the blood system and the removal of I digested waste.

What Kinds Of Gases Does The Stomach Produce?

The kinds of gases are carbon dioxide, oxygen, nitrogen, hydrogen, and methane. Everyone has gas and eliminates it by burping or passes it through rectum. Most people produce about one to four pints of gas a day and pass gas about 14 times a day.


Next time your out playing an activity think about how your stomach is digesting food.