Lipids in Nutrition Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following explains why phospholipids can allow lipids and water to mix?

Question 2 2. Carol's cardiologist suspects that she might have heart disease and has performed a series of diagnostic tests in order to properly diagnose the issue. In the latest procedure, a dye was injected into Carol's blood vessels. The blood vessels were then viewed using x-rays. What diagnostic procedure did Carol participate in?

Question 3 3. If your lunch had 680 calories and 16 grams of fat, how many of the calories came from fat?

Question 4 4. Fats are also called _____ and they are classified as _____ fats.

Question 5 5. The condition where plaque builds up in the arteries of the body is called:

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Question 6 6. Dietary guidelines recommend that you reduce your saturated fat intake and limit cholesterol to _____ per day.

Question 7 7. All of the following statements are true, EXCEPT _____.

Question 8 8. Carlos' nutritionist recommended he eat 2,500 calories per day. How many of these calories should come from fat?

Question 9 9. Select the lung problem that is likely to arise because of deep vein thrombosis.

Question 10 10. Which of the following foods can lower bad cholesterol?

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Question 11 11. Which problem, that occurs in the blood vessels, is the result of high levels of cholesterol?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a controllable risk factor for heart disease?

Question 13 13. How do monounsaturated fats affect cholesterol?

Question 14 14. What is the most appropriate term for holes in the walls of the heart?

Question 15 15. How does hypertension affect the heart?

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Question 16 16. Which of these describes the purpose of an Electrocardiogram (ECG)?

Question 17 17. Denise was recently diagnosed with cardiovascular disease and underwent a procedure that used a balloon to open up her clogged artery, known as a/an _____.

Question 18 18. James and Chris ordered sausage, egg, and cheese sandwiches with coffee for lunch. Which type of fat is commonly associated with these animal products?

Question 19 19. Which of the following fats, found in fried fast foods and packaged snack foods, may cause an increase in LDL cholesterol?

Question 20 20. If someone is talking about fat in their diet, they are likely referring to the most common type of lipid present in our foods and in our bodies. What are these lipids?

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Question 21 21. High blood pressure is commonly known as _____.

Question 22 22. Which of the following would you rather have in your blood, and why?

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

Question 24 24. Which of the following would you want to limit if your goal was to cut back on trans fats?

Question 25 25. All of the following are true, EXCEPT _____.

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Question 26 26. After undergoing some diagnostic testing, it was revealed that Dane is suffering from an arrhythmia. Which of the following treatments will Dave's cardiologist most likely prescribe for his condition?

Question 27 27. Which type of omega-3 fatty acid is found in flaxseeds, walnuts and canola oil?

Question 28 28. Which of the following foods are good sources of unsaturated fats?

Question 29 29. If you mixed 1 tablespoon of ground flaxseed into your breakfast cereal, you could meet the adequate daily intake of which essential fatty acid?

Question 30 30. All of the following are health benefits associated with omega-3 fatty acids, EXCEPT:

Lipids in Nutrition Chapter Exam Instructions

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