Chapters 23,24,25,26 East Mississippi Community College
Catabolism would be best described as a process that ________.
Digestion of which of the following would be affected the most if the liver were severely damaged?
Cholesterol, though it is not an energy molecule, has importance in the body because it ________.
In order to prevent self-digestion of the pancreas, activation of pancreatic proteases occurs in the:
Infants are more likely to experience problems regulating acid-base balance because of several factors, including ____________________.
The term metabolism is best defined as ________.
Which of the following statements describes the histology of the ureters?
Peristaltic waves are ________.
Blood analysis indicates a low pH, and the patient is breathing rapidly. Given your knowledge of acid-base balance, which of the following is most likely?
You have just eaten a meal high in complex carbohydrates. Which of the following enzymes will help to digest the meal?
Essential nutrients refer to nutrients that are:
Glycolysis is best defined as a catabolic reaction based upon the ________.
Place the following in correct sequence from the formation of a drop of urine to its elimination from the body.
1. major calyx
2. minor calyx
6. collecting duct
Anabolism includes reactions in which ________.
In the case of a person who consumes a normal, balanced diet, proteins are essential to the body for all of the following except ________.
During deglutition, the bolus passes into the stomach from the esophagus through the:
You have just eaten french fries, buttered toast, ice cream, and whole milk. Which of the following glands would be active in helping you to digest this food?
Which of the following is not a method for regulating the hydrogen ion concentration in blood?
Chemical digestion reduces large complex molecules to simpler compounds by the process of ________.
Which of the choices below is not a function of the urinary system?
Which of the following is not true of saliva?
Which of the following acts as the trigger for the initiation of micturition (voiding)?
The primary reason elderly people should decrease their caloric intake is that ________.
When we ingest large molecules such as lipids, carbohydrates, and proteins, they must undergo catabolic reactions whereby enzymes split these molecules. This series of reactions is called ________.
Annie has just eaten a large order of heavily salted french fries, some pickled eggs, and some cheese. How will consuming this much salt affect her physiology?
Which of the following is not characteristic of the large intestine? It ________.
A fluid secreted into the small intestine during digestion that contains cholesterol, emulsification agents, and phospholipids is ________.
The descending limb of the loop of Henle ________.