exam 6 - ANS 313 Exam 6 2009 Work alone Every other seat...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
ANS 313 Exam 6. 2009. Work alone. Every other seat. Hats off or backwards. No cell phones or wireless gadgets. 100 points. 2 pts per question. Complete scantron. Be sure your name and PID are correct or you will lose points. 1. T F To increase intake in cattle, feed them a diet with lots of effective fiber. A little extra never hurts. 2. T F A pig will eat more when the effective ambient temperature is below its thermoneutral zone. 3. T F The fact that a dog can maintain blood glucose at about 100 mg/dl regardless of whether it has just consumed a high starch meal or been fasted for a day is a good example of the phenomenon known as homeostasis. 4. T F Feeding bovine somatotropin to dairy cows increases milk production about 10-15% because it stimulates somatostatin, which in turn stimulates feed intake and therefore milk synthesis. Multiple choice. Choose one best answer per question. 5. The phenomenon of sending copious amounts of nutrients to the mammary glands even when nutrient intake is not adequate to meet the combined demands for maintenance plus lactation in a cat with 5 nursing kittens. a. homeostasis b. poikilothermy c. heterosis d. homeorhesis e. galactopoiesis 6. Your horse had a foal 3 months ago. It was healthy and growing well, so you weaned it last week. It has not eaten that well in the last week, but that is to be expected with the postweaning “slump” in growth. If you had taken blood samples, you would find that compared to last week (before weaning), it now has: 7. For a young growing female elephant, nutrients would be partitioned in which order (with most important first): 8. Which is true regarding leptin: 9. If you force feed a duck grain so it eats more than it wants to eat, much of the extra glucose will be partitioned to: a. fat accretion in the liver and adipose tissue b. muscle to support the characteristic fidgeting motion c. brain to enhance mental resistance d. thyroid hormone production to increase metabolic rate
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern