Diet And Nutrition Advanced - Qp2

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Diet And Nutrition Advanced - Qp2

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  • 1. 
    Food taken in from the mouth must be broken down by ______ into individual molecules.
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Hydrochloric acid

    • C. 

      Lactic acid

  • 2. 
    Psychologists use the term ‘commitment’ to describe the driving force behind an action or behaviour.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    It takes about ______ for nutrients to be broken down and begin entering the bloodstream following a meal.
    • A. 

      Less than an hour

    • B. 

      An hour or more

    • C. 

      More than two hours

  • 4. 
    Insulin is a very powerful hormone with a major role in weight control, and it is for this reason it is known as the 'fat hormone'.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    IgG stands for __________.
    • A. 

      Immunoglobulin (type E)

    • B. 

      Immunoglobulin (type G)

    • C. 

      Immunoglobulin (type M)

  • 6. 
    The gastrointestinal system is basically a hollow tube approximately 4.5m.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When glucose is obtained from our food, some of it is used as fuel and some is stored in the form of glycogen in the liver as a short-term reservoir of nutrients.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    An antibody is a specialised protein produced by the body’s immune system to fight foreign bodies such as viruses, bacteria and toxins.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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