Where Does Chemical Digestion Take Place?


Chemical digestion starts in the mouth as enzymes act on the food and continues down to the stomach and in the intestines. These enzymes break and act on food particles thereby enabling proper absorption of food.
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Chemical digestion occurs in several places: the mouth, the stomach and the small intestine. However, most of this process occurs in the small intestine. You can find more information at www.ehow.com
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