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5 Written questions

4 Matching questions

  1. The most reliable source of vitamin B12 for the vegan would be

    A) fortified soybean milk.
    B) cheese.
    C) milk.
    D) eggs.
  2. _______________ is an important protein that acts as a hormone. It is produced by the beta cells of the pancreas.
  3. High protein diets may be harmful for
    A) the elderly.
    B) athletes.
    C) body builders.
    D) those with kidney disease.
  4. In proteins, amino acids are joined by _______________ bonds
  1. a peptide
  2. b A
  3. c D - those with kidney disease
  4. d insulin

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. C - the size of his vital organs
  2. C - amino group
  3. A
  4. C - milk
  5. incomplete

5 True/False questions

  1. What enzyme is released by the stomach to digest protein?
    A) Trypsin
    B) Lipoprotein lipase
    C) Pepsin
    D) Amylase
    C - pepsin

          

  2. Proteins are digested in which areas of the body?
    A) Small and large intestines
    B) Mouth and stomach
    C) Stomach and small intestine
    D) Mouth and small intestine
    C - Stomach and small intestine

          

  3. Wilma is an alcoholic. Her liver has been damaged to such a degree that it cannot produce the appropriate blood proteins for fluid balance. She develops a condition called edema, which is
    A) cardiovascular disease.
    B) extreme thirst.
    C) loss of muscle mass.
    D) the build up of fluids in extracellular spaces.
    D - the build up of fluids in extracellular spaces

          

  4. Treating a protein with acid, heat, or agitation will cause _______________, meaning that the three-dimensional structure of the protein has been altered (it unfolds).peptide

          

  5. Jack weighs 176 pounds. What would be his RDA for protein?
    A) 27 grams
    B) 64 grams
    C) 80 grams
    D) 10 grams
    C - pepsin

          

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