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MCAT Question of the Day | MCAT Course


  • Q:

    The purpose of villi in the small intestine is to:

     

    A

    Allow the villi to wrap around pieces of food and digest them.

    B

    Increase the surface area of the small intestine to maximize nutrient absorption.

    C

    Protect the lining of the small intestine from digestive enzymes.

    D

    Secrete the majority of digestive enzymes.




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