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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Okay. It took me a long while to understand this graph. Do you understand it?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Take a look at the bottom of the graph. It shows us three different things that we can find, in our small intestine. Hydrochloric acid, Proteins, and Fats.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
When our small intestine finds any of these things inside of it, it causes our pancreas to make "pancreatic juice."
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
And this pancreatic juice can have different things in it, depending on what was inside the small intestine.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Should I rephrase? Is there something you don't understand?
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lala2Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no I got it.. but im still not sure about the question
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Right. We're getting to that.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Again, the kind of juice that the pancreas makes....depends on what is inside the small intestine.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
For example, if there is hydrochloric acid inside the intestine..... the pancreatic juice will have a lot of sodium bicarbonate. Take a look at the bar graph again. Do you see that?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Okay. We need to understand the chemistry behind it. When sodium bicarbonate combines with hydrochloric acid..... it makes three things: 1. Salt 2. Carbon dioxide 3. Water
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So, again, if there is Hydrochloric acid inside of our small intestine, then our pancreas will make juice, with a lot of bicarbonate it.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
This is because we need sodium bicarbonate, in order to react with the Hydrochloric acid, and turn it into three things: 1. Salt 2. Carbon dioxide 3. Water In other words, we need sodium bicarbonate, in order to kind of break down the hydrochloric acid.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
So, can you look at the graph and tell me.. when there are fats inside of our small intestine, what kind of juice will our pancreas make? What will there be a large amount of, in the juice?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
I mean it IS in the juice.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
But take a look at Fats.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
There are two bars above fats.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Which bar is higher?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Read what I asked, and tell me what you think.
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lala2Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
bicarbonate and digestive enzymes?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Those are the two bars above fats. Which one is higher?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yes. Great. Here's what it means. If there are fats in our small intestine.... then there will be a lot of digestive enzymes, in our pancreatic juice. You get it?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Here's a question: What if there's Hydrochloric acid in our small intestine? What will there be a lot of, in our pancreatic juice?
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And how about proteins? What if there are proteins in our small intestine? What will our pancreatic juice look like?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
RIght. There will be an equal amount of both.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Alright. So let's go back to Fats. Again, when there are fats in our small intestine, our pancreatic juice will have lots of Digestive Enzymes in it. (We can see this on the graph.) This is because digestive enzymes are needed, in order to break down fat.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
And again, if we have Hydrochloric acid in our small intestine, then our pancreatic juice will have a lot of Bicarbonate in it. Because Bicarbonate is needed, in order to react and break down Hydrochloric acid.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
We can also see this on the graph.
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Our pancreas produces whatever is needed, in order to break down the things inside of our small intestine.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
It's a little blurry, but I'm pretty sure the first one is pointed at the fat cells. The second one is actually pointed at the "alveoli."
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Fat stores energy away for us. Our body uses the energy, whenever it needs it, in order to stay alive. Fat also keeps us warm.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Do you know what "homeostasis" is?
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Yeah. It's our body's way of keeping a steady internal environment.
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InYourHeadBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
No problem. Don't forget to mention the part about how our body stores fat, for energy.
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