A&P2 Ch.26

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True

Body weight is stable when average daily energy intake and output are equal

False

Gut-brain peptides are secreted by the brain and target the gastrointestinal tract.

True

Norepinephrine stimulates cravings for carbohydrates, whereas endorphins stimulate cravings for proteins.

True

Aerobic respiration is more efficient than anaerobic fermentation, but the latter is oxygenindependent

False

Glucose in excess of the body's immediate needs is usually converted to protein.

False

Both glycogenesis and gluconeogenesis are examples of catabolism.

False

Most body fat in overweight people is stored in the integumentary system.

False

Consumption of excess calories during adulthood causes adipocytes to multiply.

True

The most abundant nitrogenous waste in blood is urea, which is produced by the combination of ammonia with carbon dioxide.

False

The absorptive state lasts about fifteen minutes after a meal.

True

The absorptive state is regulated mainly by insulin, whereas the postabsorptive state is regulated by multiple hormones.

False

Mental state does not affect metabolic rate.

False

When a person is active, most of the body heat is generated in the brain, heart, and endocrine glands.

False

Hypothermia may be fatal if the core body temperature reaches 37°C or lower.

True

The heat-promoting center is located in the hypothalamus, which triggers shivering.

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