Human Anatomy and Physiology

How many taste buds are in your mouth?


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2009-12-05 10:57:29
2009-12-05 10:57:29

there are 10,000 taste buds .


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The human tongue has about 10,000 taste buds.

A human being has about 10,000 taste buds in their mouth. Taste buds get replaced about every 2 weeks.

the taste buds main function is to be able to know the taste of foods that enter your mouth. the taste buds main function is to be able to know the taste of foods that enter your mouth. the taste buds main function is to be able to know the taste of foods that enter your mouth.

It is unclear specifically how many taste buds a horse has. However, they have tastebuds under their tongue and on the roof of their mouth.

The animal that has the most taste buds is a catfish. This sea creature has over 20,000 taste buds in its mouth.

Giraffe tongue has NO taste buds, tasting is done at the rear roof of the mouth. Giraffes have no vocal chords.

All animals have 'taste buds' in the sense that they have chemical receptors in their mouth.

The taste buds are on your tongue! AND on your cheeks, and the roof of your mouth! A+ so basically all

You have taste buds in your mouth that make it possible for you to sense taste.

In the mouth and on the tongue

Taste buds are little dots on your tongue that sense the tast of whatever is in your mouth. There are different sections on your tongue that have sweet, sour or bitter taste buds.

Taste buds are only found on the tongue. They cover the top completely. There are sections for sweet, sour, salty, and bitter taste buds.

A catfish has around 20,000 taste buds in his mouth, but also about 180,000 taste buds located on the outside of his body, which is 20 times the number of tastes buds as humans.

Teeth, tongue, taste buds.

cancer my friends dad had that and it resulted he had mouth cancer :(

At the very start of the tongue or rather the taste buds that are directly opposite to the opening of the mouth.

They are the receptors in your mouth that give you taste, like sour and sweet.

If taste buds are damaged, new taste buds will start appearing almost immediately. Whether damaged or not, all of the approximately 10,000 taste buds in the human mouth will have been replaced within two weeks.

The four basic kinds of tastes are: sweet, salty, sour and bitter. The salty/sweet taste buds are located near the front of the tongue; the sour taste buds line the sides of the tongue; and the bitter taste buds are found at the very back of the tongue. The center of the tongue has few taste buds. Babies have more taste buds than older children and adults. Not only do babies have taste buds on the tongue, but also on the sides and roof of the mouth. Taste buds disappear from the sides and roof of the mouth as a baby gets older, leaving taste buds mostly on the tongue.

taste buds are the tiny bumps on your and my mouth.

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