Based on what you read on the resources from the School System and Digestive System student esheet, answer the questions on this sheet.
1. Based on what you know about systems, explain why the digestive system is a “system.”
2. Choose three parts of the digestive system and describe their functions.
3. Now, choose one part of the digestive system and describe how it affects other parts of the digestive system.
4. Describe how a school system and a digestive system are similar.
5. Describe how a school system and digestive system are different.
6. We discussed how a school system is actually a subsystem of a larger educational system. Is
the digestive system also a subsystem of a larger system? How so?