Gluconeogenesis: Definition, Steps & Pathway


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What is gluconeogenesis?

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1. Which step in glycolysis requires two steps to do it in reverse for gluconeogenesis?

2. Which of the following can be used to create glucose storage through gluconeogenesis?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You will be tested on the definition of gluconeogenesis, different related processes, and the importance of glucose with this quiz and worksheet combination.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These practice assets will gauge your comprehension of:

  • Why the body needs glucose
  • The definition of gluconeogenesis
  • Steps of glycolysis
  • Glucose storage

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on gluconeogenesis
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the human body's functions
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as gluconeogenesis and glycolysis

Additional Learning

Want to learn more about glucose? Review the corresponding lesson by the title of Gluconeogenesis: Definition, Steps & Pathway. This lesson will go further in depth about:

  • Steps involved in gluconeogenesis
  • Steps involved in glycolysis
  • The role energy plays in these two processes
  • Similarities and differences between the two processes