Question 14 1 out of 1 points Phosphorus is critical to the acid base balance

Question 14 1 out of 1 points phosphorus is critical

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Question 14 1 out of 1 points Phosphorus is critical to the acid-base balance in cells because of its role in: Selected Answer: creating buffers to maintain the correct pH. Question 15 1 out of 1 points What are the best beverages to drink? Selected Answer: hard water because it has a high concentration of calcium and magnesium Question 16 1 out of 1 points When you eat pizza, the body will respond to the high sodium intake in the ingredients by: Selected Answer: shifting water back into the bloodstream to reduce the sodium concentration. Question 17 1 out of 1 points Which of the following impairs iron absorption? Selected Answer: a and b Question 18 1 out of 1 points Which of the following stabilizes bones and makes teeth resistant to decay? Selected Answer: fluori de Question 19 1 out of 1 points Which of the following agencies is responsible for ensuring that public water systems meet minimum standards for protection of public health? Selected Answer: Environmental Protection Agency
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Chapter 8 Quiz Question 20 1 out of 1 points Many people today are drinking bottled water because they believe it is safer than tap water. Which of the following statements is accurate? Selected Answer: at least a quarter of the bottled water is drawn directly from the tap
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