What Is Ketosis? - Definition & Symptoms


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The production of ketones is called ___.

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1. The acidification of blood due to the buildup of ketones is called ___.

2. Symptoms of ketoacidosis include:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The quiz and worksheet will test your level of comprehension of ketosis. Information you should know to pass the quiz includes the symptoms of ketoacidosis.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use the assessment tools to test yourself on:

  • The symptoms of ketoacidosis
  • What occurs from the buildup of ketones
  • What diabetics experience when they don't have enough insulin in their body
  • Something the body replaces fatty acids with
  • The process of producing ketones

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on ketosis
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the process of producing ketones
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding what diabetics experience when they don't have enough insulin in their body

Additional Learning

To examine more information about ketosis, go over the lesson titled What is Ketosis? - Definition & Symptoms. Here are some of the objectives discussed:

  • Identify what ketosis is and the dangers of high levels of ketones in the body
  • Review the symptoms of ketosis
  • Learn about the process of how ketones are formed