Answer to Question #51736 in Other Biology for sahil raza khan
1. Maintaining of fluid balance of the body by absorbing and/or secreting water.
2. Absorbs vitamins: K, B12, thiamine, riboflavin.
3. It stores fecal masses and prepares them for elimination.
4. Secretes K+ and CI- ions.
5. Colon has its own microbiota which helps to break down the fiber and secretes vitamin K.
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