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Which is the largest organ inside the body? What does that organ produce?
The largest organ inside the body is the liver. The liver produces bile which aids in the
absorption of fats and lipids. Bile is stored in the gall bladder pending release into the intestines.
Name the three sections of a colon.
The colon is part of the digestive system. The three section of the colon are the ascending colon,
the transverse colon and the descending part. The colon comes after the ileum and connects with
the rectum.
What is the function of the pancreas?
The work of the pancreas is to produce digestive enzymes and various hormones, majorly
insulin. It has an endocrine and an exocrine part. The enzymes produced by the exocrine
pancreas include pancreatic amylase, pancreatic lipase and protease.
What happens to the digested food once it enters the large intestine?
Once food enters the large intestines the absorption of water begins. The large intestines are
specialized for the absorption of water and converts intestinal contents into stool. Once food
leaves the large intestines, it enters the rectum.
What is the function of a gall bladder?
The main function of the gall bladder is to store bile. Bile is produced by the liver. It also
concentrates bile and releases it to the digestive tract once digestion of food has begun.
Where is the rectum found?
The rectum is found in the terminal part of the large intestine. It is where stool collects awaiting
evacuation. The rectum has a large storage capacity.
What is the function of an anus?
The main function of the anus is ensuring the rectal vault is closed and only opens when
evacuation of stool is necessary. It is the terminal part of the gastro-intestinal tract. In adults, it
only normally opens voluntarily.

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Answers…. Which is the largest organ inside the body? What does that organ produce? The largest organ inside the body is the liver. The liver produces bile which aids in the absorption of fats and lipids. Bile is stored in the gall bladder pending release into the intestines. Name the three sections of a colon. The colon is part of the digestive system. The three section of the colon are the ascending colon, the transverse colon and the descending part. The colon comes after the ileum and connects with the rectum. What is the function of the pancreas? The work of the pancreas is to produce ...
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