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The Digestive System: Digestion and Absorption 1. List the three major nutrient classes (a.k.a. macronutrients). ______________ ______________ ______________ 2. Which of the following carbohydrates is NOT a disaccharide? maltose lactose starch sucrose 3. Match the following pairs of molecules with their monomers by placing the number next to the matching letter: Sucrose __________ Maltose __________ Starch ___________ Lactose __________ The monomers: 1. Many glucose monomers 2. glucose + fructose 3. glucose + galactose 4. glucose + glucose 4. The breakdown products (monomers) of proteins are __________ _________. 5. The breakdown products of triglycerides include monoglycerides and _______ _________. 6. Place the following labels on the diagram below:
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o maltose o maltotriose o limit dextrin 7. Once food is acidified in the stomach, amylase continues to digest starch. a. True b. False 8. The digestive enzyme ________ begins the breakdown of proteins in the stomach. 9. Pepsin is inactivated in the duodenum. a. True b. False 10. Pancreatic __________ is responsible for the majority of fat digestion.
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