Role Of Pancreas And Liver In The Regulation Of Absorbed Food Substance

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Role of pancreas and liver In the regulation of absorbed food substance


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Insulin and Glucagon are hormones produced by?
    • A. 

      Liver

    • B. 

      Pancreas

    • C. 

      Stomach

    • D. 

      Blood cells

  • 2. 
    When is Insulin needed?
    • A. 

      When the blood glucose concentration is high.

    • B. 

      When the blood glucose concentration is low.

    • C. 

      When the blood glucose concentration is normal.

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is NOT the function of the liver?
    • A. 

      Contains sodium bicarbonate(alkaline) which neutralizes the acidic material from the stomach.

    • B. 

      Regulates blood glucose concentration.

    • C. 

      Plays a role in carbohydrate metabolism.

    • D. 

      The liver detoxifies blood from intestines.

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT found in pancreatic juice?
    • A. 

      Lipase

    • B. 

      Trypsin

    • C. 

      Protease

    • D. 

      Chymotrypsin

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is false about the regulation of liver?
    • A. 

      The liver detoxifies blood from intestines

    • B. 

      The liver receives regulatory innervation via hormones in the blood and through the autonomic nervous system.

    • C. 

      Iiver destroys old red blood cells and converts hemoglobin from these cells to bilirubin and biliverdin which are components of bile.

    • D. 

      Ammonia produced by the digestion of proteins is converted to a less toxic compound by the liver.