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How Vitamins Support Nutrition Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. A vitamin C deficiency may result in a health condition called scurvy; which of the following is a symptom of scurvy?

Question 2 2. Vitamin C performs which of the following functions?

Question 3 3. Which of the following are functions of vitamin A?

Question 4 4. Which of the following vitamins helps support healthy vision and can be found in carrots?

Question 5 5. Vitamin B12 may not be present in sufficient amounts in a _____ diet.

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Question 6 6. The intrinsic factor is a protein from the stomach that _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following vitamins help the body use calcium and can be stored in the body?

Question 8 8. Vitamin B-complex and C supplements are helpful for people with which of these health issues?

Question 9 9. Hemolytic anemia in premature infants can occur as a consequence of _____ deficiency.

Question 10 10. Riboflavin plays a role in which of the following body functions?

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Question 11 11. Vitamins are _____ necessary for cell growth and the maintenance of your body's normal functions.

Question 12 12. Vitamins A, D, E and K are _____ soluble vitamins.

Question 13 13. Folate plays a role in which of the following body functions?

Question 14 14. Thiamin deficiency can result in a disorder called _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a sign of thiamine deficiency?

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Question 16 16. Vitamin D deficiency can result in which of the following conditions in children?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is true about vitamin D?

Question 18 18. B-complex vitamins and vitamin C are _____ soluble vitamins.

Question 19 19. Which of the following are functions of thiamin?

Question 20 20. Why is vitamin D nicknamed the Sunshine Vitamin?

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Question 21 21. Jane is pregnant and her physician recommended that she consume more folate. Which of these foods would NOT provide Jane with folate?

Question 22 22. Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is found in large amounts in the _____ of animals.

Question 23 23. All of the following statements are true, EXCEPT _____.

Question 24 24. Which of the following is FALSE about vitamin E?

Question 25 25. Which of the following will lead to diarrhea, nausea, and abdominal cramps?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is FALSE regarding riboflavin?

Question 27 27. How are water soluble vitamins different from fat soluble vitamins?

Question 28 28. Why are alcoholics susceptible to vitamin B deficiencies?

Question 29 29. Which of the following vitamin supplements would vegans likely benefit from the most?

Question 30 30. Jane has been taking high amounts of preformed vitamin A. Which of the following would NOT be a symptom Jane might experience as a result of preformed vitamin A toxicity?

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