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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Throughout the digestive system. Chemical digestion begins in the mouth where food comes in contact with saliva. Within the stomach, chemical digestion continues via stomach acid.
Chemical digestion differs from mechanical digestion, which occurs in the mouth as the teeth grind and chew pieces of food. Some mechanical digestion also takes place in the stomach
Chemical digestion begins in the mouth. The
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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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