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15.05 Week 15 Quiz

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    cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Which nutrient is your body's main source of the raw materials used for growth and repair?animal fatsproteinsmineralsvitamin B<sub>12</sub>2100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Which of the following foods is a good source of carbohydrates?cheesepotatoeschickenseeds6100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Good nutrition is especially important during the first two years of life and during the preteen years tohelp maintain normal childhood accelerated growth and development.prevent excessive carbohydrate consumption.ensure you get enough green, leafy vegetables.10100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1A person whose gallbladder has been removed would want to avoid fatty foods, because his body would be unable to storebile.chyme.pepsin.amylase.13100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1The main purpose of digestion is toconvert energy.break down food.eliminate wastes.transport nutrients.18100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Starches are digested into simpler sugars in thesmall and large intestines.stomach and large intestine.mouth and small intestine.esophagus and duodenum.23100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Which of the following digestive enzymes are involved in breaking down proteins?amylase and lipasemaltase and lactasepeptidase and trypsinsucrase and pepsin27100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Nutrients are absorbed primarily in theliver tissues.small intestine.large intestine.stomach.30100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1The process by which nutrients move from the digestive organs into the circulatory and lymphatic systems is calledrespiration.digestion.excretion.absorption.36100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1The many folds, villi, and microvilli inside the small intestine work toincrease absorption of nutrients.speed passage of fibrous material.absorb up to a liter of water daily.protect the lining of the intestine.37100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Which part of the digestive system consolidates and eliminates solid wastes?duodenumsmall intestineintestinal villilarge intestine44100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1The excretory system is a body system made up of the urinary organs, the skin, and theblood.lungs.heart.liver.46100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1Urine produced by the kidneys moves through the ureter into thebladder.urethra.nephron.medulla.49100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1The main function of dialysis is toincrease nephron formation.collect fluid from the body.prepare a patient for a kidney transplant.filter waste from the blood.56100cc_profilecc.multiple_choice.v0p1<p>When a dehydrated human patient needs to be given fluids intravenously, he or she is given</p>water, which is hypotonic with respect to body fluidssaline at a concentration that is isotonic with respect to body fluidsglucose because it is a non-electrolyteblood58100cc_profilecc.essay.v0p1qmd_computerscoredNo<p>Describe how hormones regulate diagestion</p>100