Bile acids from the liver break fat globules into droplets but do not digest the triglycerides.
Components of pancreatic juice digest all of the following nutrient molecules except _____. A nucleic acids
The _____ phase of stomach regulation may involve gastric secretion prior to eating.
The blood vessel that transports blood into the liver is the
A central vein
B hepatic artery
C hepatic portal vein
D hepatic vein
E Both B and C are correct.
The greatest component of a resting body's caloric expenditure is the _____. A basal metabolic rate
B adaptive thermogenesis
C physical activity
The HCl in the stomach serves to perform all of the following except
A activate the enzyme pepsinogen.
B break peptide bonds in proteins.
C denature proteins in food.
D provide optimum pH for pepsin.
The main hormone that stimulates hunger is _____.
B polypeptide Y-Y
The products of carbohydrate and protein are absorbed into the blood but products of triglyceride digestion are not.
Which of the following are absorbed into the epithelial cells of the intestinal villi, but not into the blood?
A amino acids
D Both B and C are correct.
E A, B, and C are all correct.
Which of the following is not a function of the liver?
A bile production
B digestive enzyme production
C glycogen storage
D lipid metabolism
E synthesis of plasma proteins