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Nutrition 101: Science of Nutrition Final Exam

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Question 1 1. When two amino acids form a bond, _____ is lost.

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Question 2 2. There are 20 different _____ that can be combined to make different types of proteins.

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Question 3 3. When Jessica went to the gym, the trainer told her that while training she needed to consume more protein. Why should Jessica consume more protein?

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Question 4 4. Lipids and proteins are _____.

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Question 5 5. Tolerable Upper Intake Levels (ULs) can be defined as _____.

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true about placebos?

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Question 7 7. It is recommended that we consume _____ mg or less of cholesterol each day.

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Question 8 8. Glycerol and steroids are the two main categories of _____.

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Question 9 9. Which lipid is found in cell membranes and used as a raw material to help make vitamin D, bile, salts, and hormones?

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Question 10 10. The _____ includes how much energy your body burns to keep you breathing, to keep your blood circulating, and to maintain the many vital cellular activities that keep you alive. 

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Question 11 11. Diabetes and heart disease are associated with _____.

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Question 12 12. Which of the following are functions of adipose tissue?

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Question 13 13. Microvilli, villi, and circular folds are unique modifications that enhance _____ in the _____.

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Question 14 14. In progressive order, choose the most accurate path food takes through the body as it is being digested: Mouth, esophagus, stomach, _____, _____.

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Question 15 15. Peristalsis, an important process that propels food through the esophagus and small intestine, is best described by which of the following choices?

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Nutrition 101: Science of Nutrition Final Free Practice Test Instructions

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