NS 116 lecture Review Quiz10F06

NS 116 lecture Review Quiz10F06 - NS 116 lecture Review...

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NS 116 lecture Review Quiz Iron and Protein Part I: Multiple Choice: Please circle the correct answer to each of the following. Note there is only one correct answer per question. 1. Which of the following is the fourth most abundant mineral in the earth’s crust, yet its deficiency is the most common nutrient deficiency in the world? a. Calcium b. Sulfur c. Iron (*) d. Magnesium 2. Which form of iron in foods is most easily absorbed by intestinal cells? a. ferric b. ferrous (*) c. ferritin d. transferrin 3. The regulation of the body’s iron concentration is influenced by which of the following? a. blood loss b. Absorption from the intestinal tract c. The body’s storage capacity d. All of the above (*) 4. Which of the following factors enhances iron absorption? a. High physiological need for iron (*) b. High calcium content of certain foods c. High amount of phytates in whole grains d. High levels of dietary zinc
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5. The primary storage form of iron in the body is?
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