HomeAbout

SIGN IN   Advanced Search










 
Browse Illustration
Small intestine

Smaller food particles move from the stomach to the small intestine. The small intestine is a long tube (like a garden hose), located just below the stomach. Most absorption of nutrients takes place in the small intestine (see absorption illustration). Keep in mind that the intestines are coiled like a snake inside of our bodies and are many feet long.

Rate this Resource:
1 = not useful, 5 = very useful

Please be the first to rate this resource.


View Free
Resource

Classifications


Resource Type: Illustration
Audience Level: Middle school 6-8

Author and Copyright


Authors and Editors: Katie Hale of CSUF
Publisher: National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Format: text/html
Copyright and other restrictions: Yes
Cost: No

Comments


» Sign In or register to post comments.


Collection:
Video and Image Data Access


     
   

SITE MAP | CONTACT | POLICIES

Triple A S National Science Foundation Naitonal Science Digital Library Pathway
Funded by the individual BEN Collaborators and grants from the
National Science Foundation [DUE 0085840 / DUE 0226185 / DUE 0532797 / DUE 0734995]

This website is a National Science Digital Library (NSDL) Pathway.
Copyright © 2019. American Association for the Advancement of Science. All Rights Reserved.