Published on December 8th, 2014 | by GameMaker0
The Digestive System
This interactive Science game was created to help students learn scientific vocabulary relating to the digestive system. What does the term ‘borborygmi’ mean? What part of the digestive system is the esophagus? Learn the answers to these questions and more by playing this game.
Match each definition or example with a corresponding term to complete it.
|Match the questions…||With the answers…|
|______ is a J-shaped organ on the left side of the abdominal cavity below the liver.||BORBORYGMI|
|_______ are animals known for the rumen inside their stomachs.||COW|
|________ eat both animals and plants.||ESOPHAGUS|
|An example of a ruminant is a ____________.||OMNIVORES|
|The _________ creates pancreatic juice.||PANCREAS|
|The _________ is a muscular tube that takes food to the stomach.||PERISTALSIS|
|The rhythmic contraction of smooth muscles that move contents along in tubular organs is ____.||RUMINANTS|
|When the stomach is empty, it causes growling noises, formally known as ______.||STOMACH|