Chemistry for Today: General, Orga...

9th Edition
Spencer L. Seager + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305960060



Chemistry for Today: General, Orga...

9th Edition
Spencer L. Seager + 2 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305960060
Chapter 25, Problem 25.16E
Textbook Problem

What organic material is normally excreted in the largest amount in urine?

Interpretation Introduction


The organic material that is normally excreted in the largest amount in urine is to be predicted.

Concept introduction:

The excretory system is a biological system that is responsible for the removal of unwanted materials from the body. It consists of kidneys, ureter, urinary bladder, and urethra. The human body excretes carbon dioxide, ammonia, uric acid, and urea.

Explanation of Solution

Urine is the main excreted product in the human body. It is composed of 96% water and 4% waste products. The pH of the urine of a healthy person between 4.5 and 8.0

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