Digestive System

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what is the function of the villi that line the small intestine

Answer:
a)  to break fat into small droplets
b)  to contract to move food along
c)  to neutralize the acid in chyme
d)  to increase the surface area for nutrient absorption
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Question: what is the function of the villi that line the small intestine
Answer:
to break fat into small droplets
to contract to move food along
to neutralize the acid in chyme
to increase the surface area for nutrient absorption