Nutrition Quiz 5

Nutrition Quiz 5 - 1. Insulin is secreted by the alpha...

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Sheet1 Page 1 1. Insulin is secreted by the alpha cells of the pancreas and is secreted in response to increased blood glucose. $$$False 2. What does it mean if a tissue is "insulin sensitive"? the tissue functions more effectively in the presence of insulin the tissue functions less effectively in the presence of insulin the tissue requires insulin to function $$$the tissue has insulin-requiring glucose transporters 3. Inflammation of diverticula from trapped fecal material results in diverticulosis. $$$False 4. Galactose is typically found freely in foods such as milk and cheese. $$$True 5. Which hormones work together to maintain the blood glucose level within an acceptable range? insulin and cholecystokinin cortisol and epinephrine $$$glucagon and insulin amylopectin and glucagon 6. People who are lactose intolerant may be able to tolerate cheese and yogurt, because during their manufacturing most of th glucose lactase amylose lactic acid 7. Where does the digestion of starch begin? the stomach
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