POPSUGAR Fitness Thanksgiving Food For Thought: T-Day Digestion by Fitness 11/25/09 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Digesting your Thanksgiving meal is a feat unto itself. Take this quiz to see how eating turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, yams, green bean casserole, pumpkin pie, and apple pie affects your tummy. Food For Thought: T-Day Digestion The average stomach can hold how many cups of food? Six cups Eight cups 12 cups Your gut begins to secrete a hormone that creates the sensation of nausea after you have consumed how many calories? 900 1,500 2,200 How many calories are in the typical Thanksgiving meal? 900 calories 1,500 calories 2,000 calories The average meal takes one to three hours to leave the stomach. How long does a large meal generally take to leave the stomach? Four to six hours Five to nine hours Eight to 12 hours Progress Image Source: Getty Read More DigestionThanksgivingQuiz Thanksgiving Meet Your New Favorite Pumpkin Dessert Get Your Pumpkin Fix With These Low-Carb Cookies Naked Pumpkin Cake Is the Most Sensuous Way to Celebrate Fall 22 Brilliant Recipes Starring Butternut Squash POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Results With Our Fitness Newsletter Personalize Running Working Out Yoga Weight Loss Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR.