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(Answered) ANP 2 – Chapter 25 Reading Quiz


Question 1 

Which of the following vitamins is necessary for producing collagen?

  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin C
  • Thiamine
  • Biotin

Question 2 

Which of the following vitamins can promote intestinal absorption of calcium and phosphorus?

  • A
  • K
  • Niacin
  • D

Question 3 

Cyanocobalamin is found exclusively in plants.

  • True
  • False

Question 4 

The vitamin that functions as part of coenzyme A is

  • pyridoxine.
  • pantothenic acid.
  • niacin.
  • riboflavin.

Question 5 

Hannah eats tremendous amounts of food, but then takes laxatives, vomits, and exercises to keep from gaining weight. She has an eating disorder called ____.

Answer –

Question 6 

Caloric intake exceeding caloric output is a positive energy balance.

  • True
  • False

Question 7 

Cholesterol functions in the body as an energy source, and furnishes molecular components for the synthesis of various sex hormones.

  • True
  • False

Question 8 

Neuropeptide Y is secreted in the stomach and suppresses appetite.

  • True
  • False

Question 9 

Inhibition of which hormone may help in weight loss?

  • Leptin
  • Ghrelin
  • Cholecystokinin
  • Adiponectin

Question 10 

About 75% of the minerals in the body are in bones and teeth as calcium and phosphorus, and homeostatic mechanisms regulate their concentrations.

  • True
  • False

Question 11 

Excess intake of which vitamin could possibly lead to irreversible renal damage?

  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin B1
  • Vitamin D

Question 12 

Riboflavin is carried in the blood combined with the blood protein called ______.

Answer –

Question 13

Adiponectin is

  • a nutrient that causes weight gain.
  • a hormone made in fat tissue and secreted into the circulation, where it affects the response to insulin.
  • a hormone secreted into the stomach lining that enhances appetite.
  • a hormone made in the hypothalamus that decreases appetite after a fatty meal.

 Question 14 

Fat-soluble vitamins are

  • absorbed more readily in the presence of bile salts.
  • excreted rapidly by the kidneys.
  • easily destroyed by heat during cooking.
  • not stored in tissues.

Question 15

Obesity is defined as a BMI over 30.

  • True
  • False

Question 16 

Macronutrients are carbohydrates, fats, and proteins.

  • True
  • False

Question 17 

The ingredients listed on the label of a packaged food

  • are listed from most to least tasty.
  • are listed in increasing order by weight.
  • are listed in decreasing order by weight.
  • are listed alphabetically.

Question 18 

Fructose, glucose, and galactose are ___________.


Question 19

Which of the following terms is (are) defined correctly?

  • Adequate diet:diet that provides sufficient energy and essential nutrients for growth, maintenance, and repair of tissues
  • Malnutrition:poor nutrition that results from a lack of essential nutrients
  • Bulimia:binging and purging
  • All of the above

Question 20 

Intake of at least 10 grams of carbohydrate is needed daily to avoid protein breakdown.

  • True
  • False

Question 21 

Fat-soluble vitamins dissolve in water, are very sensitive to the effects of heat, and are easily destroyed by cooking or food processing.

  • True
  • False

Question 22 

Copper is essential for producing melanin and myelin.

  • True
  • False

Question 23 

People suffering mineral deficiencies sometimes compulsively eat non-nutritive substances, such as laundry starch, dirt, hair, and clay. This condition is called

  • anorexia.
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder.
  • pica.
  • pernicious anemia.

Question 24 

A complete protein has adequate amounts of the essential amino acids.

  • True
  • False

Question 25 

Monica doesn’t eat anything that was once in an animal. She is an ovo-vegetarian.

  • True
  • False


Question 1 

Which of the following vitamins is necessary for producing collagen?

  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin C
  • Thiamine
  • Biotin

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