hnf3 - Hn&F 171 Exam 3 Exam 3 1. The nutrient that can be...

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Exam 3 1. The nutrient that can be considered both a vitamin and hormone is vitamin Vitamin D 2. The biochemical functions of vitamin A include Controlling vision in dim and bright light Development and maintenance of mucus-forming cells Immunity and bone growth and development 3. Vitamins are classified as Fat soluble and water soluble 4. Excess amounts of most water soluble vitamins are excreted by the Kidneys 5. The AI for vitamin D for adults varies from 5 to 10 ocg per day. However, young light skinned individuals can make this amount in a bout 15mintues of sun exposure on face and hands. 6. What vitamin can lead to death in deficient or toxic levels Vitamin A 7. Vitamin E functions as
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A coenzyme 8. Newborns usually receive an injection of vitamin k to protect them until their gastrointestinal tract has matured. 9. Best source of thiamin in the average diet are Pork products Whole grains Enriched cereals Legumes 10. A high intake of raw egg whites (>12 to 24 per day) can inhibit absorption of Biotin 11. The nutrient essential for the syntheses of seven blood
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This test prep was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course HN&F 171 taught by Professor Quintana during the Spring '08 term at WVU.

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hnf3 - Hn&F 171 Exam 3 Exam 3 1. The nutrient that can be...

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