Digestive System

By: Alexis and Madeline

Main Function

The Digestive System breaks down food for the body to use and gets rid of waste.

Main Parts

esophagus, stomach, and salivery glands

How does this system effect other body systems

If a part of the system can't digest it can shut down other organs.

How do other body systems effect this system

The digestive system is protected by other systems.

Some problems of this system

If food gets stuck it can cause a major injury.

Effects of environmental factors on the system

You need food for energy and so your systems work.

Three fun facts about the system

1.) You digestive system provides the nutrients your cells need to produce energy.

2.)Two other organs have a role in digestion.

3.) Nutrients pass into the blood through the walls of the villi in the small intestine.