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Which of the following is a common source of resistant starch?

Unripe bananas

In what organ is most of the body's glycogen found?


Which one of the following characteristics is not associated with metabolic syndrome?

elevated HDL

Although the precise cause of metabolic syndrome is not known the close relationship between _____ and _____ is thought to be partly responsible.

abdominal obesity, insulin resistance

Which of the following has the greatest effect on blood glucose?


Diet plans for patients with diabetes should provide _____ carbohydrate sources.


Which of the following plays a major role in the breakdown of certain types of dietary fiber in the large intestine?


All of the following foods are rich sources of soluble fiber except


Which of the following ethnic populations has the lowest relative risk for developing type 2 diabetes?

European Americans

Which of the following is a characteristic of dietary fibers?

They are classified according to solubility in water

A person with a fasting blood glucose level of 120 mg/dL would be classified as


Which of the following is a typical response of the body to changes in blood glucose?

Blood glucose levels that fall too low signal the release of glucagon

Which of the following is not a simple carbohydrate?


After you and your friend Dolores share pretzels and animal crackers she announces that she wants to start digesting her food by watching television. You inform Dolores that ,

carbohydrate digestion begins in the mouth through the action of amylase, so she has already begun digesting the snacks

All of the following are properties of fiber except

it elevates blood glucose levels

Sweating shakiness, and disorientation are all symptoms of ,


All of the following are symptoms of lactose intolerance except


Which of the following contains the least amount of fiber?

White rice

Prediabetes is used to classify blood glucose levels between normal and those of diabetes; that is if a fasting plasma glucose is between:,

100 and 125 mg/dL

Which of the following best describes clients with type 2 diabetes?

weight loss needed

_____ are the leading cause of death in people with diabetes accounting for 70% of deaths.

, Cardiovascular diseases

Which of the following is a feature of diabetes?

Dietary management should focus on total carbohydrate intake rather than the type of carbohydrate consumed

What is the primary storage form of carbohydrate in the body?


Type 2 diabetes generally develops in children and teens who

all of the above

All of the following are sources of dietary carbohydrates except


What is the primary absorption site for digestible carbohydrates?

Small intestine

When blood glucose concentration falls what pancreatic hormone is secreted to stimulate release of stored glucose?,


If an individual with diabetes has an elevated LDL cholesterol level saturated fats should be limited to <_____ percent of kcalories and cholesterol intake should be limited to <_____ milligrams daily.,

7, 200

Which of the following is not a rich source of dietary starch?


Glycogen is stored mainly in which of the following tissues?

Muscle and liver

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