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Elements of Human Growth & Energy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT true of a maximum contraction?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is true of biological development?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a process of measuring heat production to determine energy used by the body that involves being inside an air-tight chamber?

Question 4 4. How are the proximodistal principle and the cephalocaudal principles different?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is true about biological development?

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Question 6 6. Jack is feeling sluggish. The doctor says Jack has hypothyroidism and is unable to produce enough thyroxine (T4). This condition can result in which of the following?

Question 7 7. What is the BMR of a 28-years-old female who weighs 240 pounds and is 68 inches tall?

Question 8 8. Which of the following terms is used to describe the rate at which energy is used for your vital functions?

Question 9 9. Which of the following factors is NOT likely to influence your basal metabolic rate (BMR)?

Question 10 10. Bill has a healthy meal for breakfast. The energy that his body uses to digest, absorb, and store nutrients is known as which of the following?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following terms is use to describe the minimal amount of energy needed to maintain your bodily functions while at rest?

Question 12 12. Which principle states that development proceeds from simple to complex?

Question 13 13. What is another name for motor unit summation?

Question 14 14. Which of the following BEST describes energy balance?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is a principle of growth and development?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is NOT true of a skeletal muscle motor unit?

Question 17 17. What is the daily energy use of a 27-year-old male who is 70 inches tall, weighs 180 pounds, and does little or no exercise?

Question 18 18. Which of the following would be an accurate comparison of a small motor unit to a large motor unit?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is a process of calculating heat production by first measuring oxygen consumption and carbon dioxide production in order to determine how much energy is used by the body?

Question 20 20. If a person is undergoing strength conditioning, then what will happen to their muscles?

Elements of Human Growth & Energy Chapter Exam Instructions

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