What is the role of the acid in our stomach?

Asked by Shivani Kumari | 1 year ago |  185

1 Answer

Solution :-

HCL present in the stomach dissolves food particles and creates an acidic medium. In acidic environment protein digesting enzymes pepsinogen is converted into pepsin. HCL in the stomach also acts as protective barrier against many disease causing pathogens.

Answered by Vishal kumar | 1 year ago

Related Questions

Compare the functioning of alveoli in the lungs and nephrons in the kidneys with respect to their structure and functioning.

Class 10 Science Life Processes View Answer

What are the differences between the transport of materials in xylem and phloem?

Class 10 Science Life Processes View Answer

Describe double circulation of blood in human beings. Why is it necessary?

Class 10 Science Life Processes View Answer

What would be the consequences of a deficiency of haemoglobin in our bodies?

Class 10 Science Life Processes View Answer