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1

Where does the enzyme amylase work?

Mouth and small intestine

2

Where does the enzyme protease work?

Stomach and small intestine

3

Which specialised cells is lipase made in?

Pancreas and small intestine

4

Which specialised cells is amylase made in?

Salivary glands
Pancreas
Small intestine

5

Which specialised cells is protease made in?

Stomach
Pancreas
Small intestine

6

What is the chemical reaction with lipase?

Lipids (fats and oils) ~ fatty acids + glycerol

7

What is the chemical reaction with amylase?

Starch ~ sugars

8

What is the chemical reaction with protease?

Protein ~ amino acids

9

Where does the enzyme lipase work?

Small intestine