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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is a function of Thiamin (vitamin B1)?
    • A. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism and branched-chain amino acid metabolism

    • B. 

      Involved in DNA synthesis and amino acid metabolism

    • C. 

      Involved in CHO and fatty acid metabolism

    • D. 

      Part of coenzyme that assist with formation of blood

  • 2. 
    What are the primary functions of Riboflavin?
    • A. 

      Assists with blood formation, nervous system function, and homocysteine metabolism

    • B. 

      Involved in CHO and branched-chain amino acid metabolism

    • C. 

      Involved in oxidation-reduction reactions for metabolism of CHO and fat

    • D. 

      Involved in DNA replication and repair and cell differentiation

  • 3. 
    What are all the functions of Vitamin B6?
    • A. 

      Assists with formation of blood

    • B. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • C. 

      Involved in DNA synthesis

    • D. 

      Involved in the metabolism of homocysteine

    • E. 

      Involved in the synthesis of blood cells

    • F. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism

    • G. 

      Involved in branched-chain amino acid metabolism

    • H. 

      Involved in fatty acid metabolism

    • I. 

      Involved in protein metabolism

  • 4. 
    What are the functions of Niacin?
    • A. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism

    • B. 

      Involved in the synthesis of blood cells

    • C. 

      Assists in nervous system function

    • D. 

      Plays a role in DNA replication and repair

    • E. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • F. 

      Involved in fatty acid metabolism

    • G. 

      Involved in oxidation-reduction reactions for metabolism of CHO and fats

    • H. 

      Involved in synthesis of blood

  • 5. 
    What are the functions of Folate?
    • A. 

      Enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose into the cells

    • B. 

      Assists with fatty acid metabolism

    • C. 

      Involved in synthesis of blood cells

    • D. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism

    • E. 

      Involved in DNA synthesis

    • F. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • G. 

      Plays a role in DNA replication and repair

    • H. 

      Involved in metabolism of homocysteine

  • 6. 
    What are the functions of Vitamin B12 (cobalamin)?
    • A. 

      Assists with the formation of blood.

    • B. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • C. 

      Involved in branched-chain amino acid metabolism

    • D. 

      Assists with nervous system function

    • E. 

      Plays a role in the DNA replication and repair

    • F. 

      Involved in metabolism of homocysteine

    • G. 

      Involved in energy metabolism

    • H. 

      Assists with fatty acid metabolism

  • 7. 
    What are the functions of Pantothenic Acid?
    • A. 

      Assists with the metabolism of CHO

    • B. 

      Needed for synthesis of thyroid hormones

    • C. 

      Involved in protein metabolism

    • D. 

      Assists with fatty acid metabolism

    • E. 

      Involved in blood formation

    • F. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • G. 

      Assists in homocysteine metabolism

  • 8. 
    What are the functions of Biotin?
    • A. 

      Involved in fat metabolism

    • B. 

      Enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose into the cells

    • C. 

      Assists with protein metabolism

    • D. 

      Assists with the transport and metabolism of cholesterol

    • E. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism

    • F. 

      Assists in homocysteine metabolism

    • G. 

      Needed for synthesis of thyroid metabolism

  • 9. 
    What are the functions of Choline?
    • A. 

      Assists in the metabolism of CHO

    • B. 

      Assists with cell differentiation

    • C. 

      Accelerates the synthesis and release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine

    • D. 

      Assists in the transport and metabolism of fats and cholesterol

    • E. 

      Needed for the synthesis of thyroid hormone

    • F. 

      Assists with homocysteine metabolism

    • G. 

      Assists in the snthesis of phospholipids and other components of cell membranes

  • 10. 
    What are the functions of Iodine?
    • A. 

      Assists in the snthesis of phospholipids and other components of cell membranes

    • B. 

      Assists in the metabolism of CHO

    • C. 

      Assists with the transport and metabolism of cholesterol

    • D. 

      Needed for the synthesis of thyroid hormone

    • E. 

      Involved in fat metabolism

    • F. 

      Assists with homocysteine metabolism

    • G. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

  • 11. 
    What are the functions of Chomium?
    • A. 

      Enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose into the cells

    • B. 

      Enhances the ability of insulin to transport glucose into the cells

    • C. 

      Assists in the metabolism of CHO

    • D. 

      Involved in fat metabolism

    • E. 

      Involved in blood formation

    • F. 

      Assists with homocysteine metabolism

    • G. 

      Plays a role in the DNA replication and repair

  • 12. 
    What are the functions of Manganese?
    • A. 

      Involved in CHO metabolism

    • B. 

      Involved in energy metabolism

    • C. 

      Assists with homocysteine

    • D. 

      Involved in urea formation

    • E. 

      Involved in bone and cartilage formation

    • F. 

      Involved in amino acid metabolism

    • G. 

      Involved in protein synthesis