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Cell Anatomy & Metabolism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. All of the following statements are true concerning alcohol EXCEPT:

Question 2 2. Which processes will increase the glucose level in the blood?

Question 3 3. Which of the following parts of a cell is the control center that contains DNA?

Question 4 4. Which of the following statements is true about metabolism?

Question 5 5. During oxidative phosphorylation, which enzyme assists with the generation of energy, contributing to the phosphorylation of ADP to ATP?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is the molecule that supplies energy for metabolic processes within your cells?

Question 7 7. Which of the following terms is used to describe the basic building blocks of fat?

Question 8 8. Which pancreatic hormone could be said to be the one that opens the doorway to lipogenesis and fat storage?

Question 9 9. Which process converts biochemical energy from nutrients into ATP molecules?

Question 10 10. Most alcohol metabolism takes place in the _____.

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Question 11 11. Redox reactions explain how we get energy from the foods we eat. They are also a good way to understand the process of oxidizing food molecules to make energy. This process is called _____.

Question 12 12. The amount of certain organelles present in a cell depends on the cell's functions. For example, cardiac cells have many mitochondria because they need a lot of energy. Why would a pancreatic cell have many ribosomes?

Question 13 13. What is the first source of energy for the body when we fast?

Question 14 14. Which of the following terms is used to describe the process by which ribosomes create proteins from information contained in mRNA?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is FALSE concerning electrons?

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Question 16 16. How do people gain weight when they eat to excess?

Question 17 17. Mr. Roady is a secondary science teacher who is trying to find a real world connection for his class to explain the effect of the enzymes alcohol dehydrogenase and aldehyde dehydrogenase on alcohol metabolism. Which comparison should he use?

Question 18 18. _____ provides electrons during cellular respiration so that _____, a series of compounds that pass electrons from one to another, can produce energy in the form of ATP.

Question 19 19. Which organelle is described as the cell's detoxification center?

Question 20 20. Which of the following molecules, a product of glucose metabolism, begins the process of lipogenesis?

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Question 21 21. BAC measures _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following is defined as the creation of new glucose from molecules that are not carbohydrates, such as proteins and lipids?

Question 23 23. Which type of phosphorylation can take place in the cytoplasm or in the mitochondrial matrix?

Question 24 24. If glucose is stored as glycogen in the liver, why do people gain weight when they eat too many carbohydrates?

Question 25 25. What is the term used to describe the process of converting non-carbohydrate molecules, like amino acids, into glucose?

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Question 26 26. The amount of mitochondria in a cell depends on its functions and energy requirements. Which of the following types of cells will probably have more mitochondria to produce more ATP?

Question 27 27. Which of the following reactions produces large molecules, such as carbohydrates and proteins, and uses these new molecules to build muscle tissue, create new cells and mineralize bone?

Question 28 28. Debra finished dinner a good thirty minutes ago, but she can't shake the discomfort in her stomach. She did have a glass of wine before she ate and another with her meal. She thinks this may be interfering with her digestion. Could she be accurate in her assessment?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is the correct order in which these molecules participate in protein synthesis?

Question 30 30. ATP is created during _____ reactions, and used during _____ reactions.

Cell Anatomy & Metabolism Chapter Exam Instructions

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