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Answered 2010-11-21 21:01:33

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

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Where are taste buds found?

In the mouth and on the tongue

How many taste buds are in your mouth?

there are 10,000 taste buds .

What are the functions of taste buds?

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.

Where are the taste buds found?

The taste buds are found on the top portion of the tongue so that you can know how the food that your eating tastes. Also, your taste buds tell you if something is too hot or too cold while entering your mouth.

How many taste buds you have in your mouth?

The human tongue has about 10,000 taste buds.

How many taste buds does a person have?

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

Most taste buds in what animal?

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

Where on your tongue are taste buds located?

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.

Do slugs have taste buds?

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

Where are the taste buds located?

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

What three types of cells are found in taste buds?

The different taste buds are the cellulite taste buds, the cobolosal taste buds and the pencil shavings taste buds . I hope my answers help you in future.

How do you sense taste?

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

What are taste buds?

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.

What animal has the most 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.

What are the things in your mouth?

Teeth, tongue, taste buds.

What do burning taste buds mean also darkened taste buds?

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

Where are bitter taste buds on tongue?

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

How do you restore taste buds?

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.

Where are taste buds?

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

What is the name of the bumps found in your tongue?

The bumps on your tongue are called taste buds. Taste buds are what taste your food.

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