Chapter 4 Quiz - Which of the following is true about...

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Which of the following is true about carbohydrate digestion? A. Chewing food does not assist in carbohydrate digestion. B. Carbohydrate digestion begins in the stomach. C. Carbohydrate digestion is assisted by cooking, which softens tough skins. D. Saliva production does not influence starch digestion. Of the following, which is a major source of sucrose? A. Fruits B. Alcohol C. Sugar cane D. Grains The major storage sites for glycogen are A. kidney and muscles. B. muscles and liver. C. liver and kidney. D. liver and pancreas. For which of the following is glucose most critical as an energy source? A. Brain B. Heart C. Liver D. Muscles Which of the following foods would have the most fiber? A. Kidney beans B. Orange juice C. English muffins made with enriched flour D. Corn flakes Glycogen is A. stored in the absence of dietary carbohydrate. B. a hormone for blood glucose regulation. C. a highly branched polysaccharide. D. a straight chain of glucoses linked together. The most important dietary approach for the treatment of Type 2 diabetes mellitus is to A. maintain a constant ratio of carbohydrate to protein to fat throughout the day.
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B. avoid sugar. C. lose body fat. Amylase is A. an enzyme that digests starch. B. an enzyme that digests protein. C. a branched chain of glucose units. D. a straight chain of glucose units. Which of the following is not a monosaccharide? A. Fructose B. Lactose C. Galactose D. Glucose You are on a diet, eating less than 50 grams of carbohydrate per day. The claim made in the educational materials is that carbohydrate is the main culprit in being overweight, so it must be restricted. Which of the following will happen as a result of this low carbohydrate diet? A. Proteins in muscles, heart, and other vital organs will be broken down into amino acids to make needed glucose, over time weakening them. B. Ketones will be produced from partial protein metabolism to be used for energy. C. Fat will be broken down, converted to glucose, and will be used as the primary energy source. D. Fat will be broken down and used as the exclusive fuel, leading to considerable fat loss and little health risk. The process that plants use to make glucose from carbon dioxide and water in the presence of the sun's heat and light is called A. biosynthesis. B. photosynthesis. C. glycogenesis. D. anabolism. Medical conditions related to metabolic syndrome are A. Type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, and stroke. B. Type 1 diabetes, coronary artery disease, and stroke. C. Type 1 diabetes, coronary artery disease, and cancer. D. Type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, and cancer.
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The major symptoms of lactose intolerance are A. a headache and chest pain. B.
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