LIVE Course for free

Rated by 1 million+ students
Get app now
0 votes
in Chemistry by (38.3k points)
Explain the role of bile juice in digesting food.

1 Answer

0 votes
by (63.9k points)
selected by
Best answer

The food coming from the stomach is acidic and has to be made alkaline for the pancreatic enzyme to act. Bile juice accomplishes this. Bile salts breakdown larger globules of fats into smaller globules increasing the efficiency of enzyme action.

Welcome to Sarthaks eConnect: A unique platform where students can interact with teachers/experts/students to get solutions to their queries. Students (upto class 10+2) preparing for All Government Exams, CBSE Board Exam, ICSE Board Exam, State Board Exam, JEE (Mains+Advance) and NEET can ask questions from any subject and get quick answers by subject teachers/ experts/mentors/students.