Explain The Digestion Of Carbohydrates

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Lucy also consume carbohydrates such as berries and oranges, (the process in which the food moves down from the mouth to the rectum is the same as above.) it is first digested mechanically by chewing. The digestion of carbohydrates begins in the mouth by salivary enzyme, amylase, the fruits starches are digested into maltose and disaccharide. As the food travels through the esophagus to the stomach, no significant digestion of carbohydrates takes place as the HCl in the stomach stops amylase from continuing to break down the molecules.
Carbohydrate are further digested in the SI (duodenum). The chyme from the stomach enters the SI mixes with pancreatic juices also containing amylase, which digests the starch and glycogen into maltose and other

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