Glucose Quizzes & Trivia

Glucose is one of the most well-known molecules due to its nature as an essential nutrient for human health. You ingest glucose in your food, and then your body uses blood to carry the glucose to the cells of every organ for the purpose of energy production. And although worries about obesity and diabetes have given glucose a bad name in recent years, all human life depends on maintaining adequate levels of this sugar.

Shed your ignorance and find out more about this little fellow with massive effects by answering questions like: “What type of glucose can give the body high sources of energy?”, “How does the body react when he receives his doses of glucose?”, “What part of the body produces insulin and how is it related to glucose?”, and “What is the normal level of glucose inside the body?”
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Our bodies require energy to do everything, from pumping blood into capillaries to walking. This energy originates from glucose in the food we eat. Too much or inadequate glucose is dangerous hence, the glucose regulation...

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 694   |  Last updated: Jan 31, 2018
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    Insulin is released by what type of cells in the pancreas?

The quiz is aimed at students on a second year nursing degree, it examines basic concepts in the biochemistry of glucose metabolism and the maintainance of glucose homeostasis

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 1705   |  Last updated: Aug 19, 2020
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    Glycolysis takes place in all cells in the body

Questions: 25  |  Attempts: 105   |  Last updated: May 28, 2014
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    Did the activity meet the following learning objective:  Identify appropriate times and frequency for individuals to monitor blood glucose levels based on eating pattern, activity, and diabetes medication

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Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 116   |  Last updated: Jul 12, 2015
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    The following results are from a 21 yr old patient with a back injury who appears otherwise healthy: whole blood glucose: 77mg/dl  serum glucose: 88 mg/dl CSF glucose: 56 mg/dl 

Read the Whole Blood Glucose Procedure and complete the following questions.   □  Review any incorrect responses with your unit manager / educator.  □  Perform an acceptable Quality Control check...

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 168   |  Last updated: Jan 15, 2013
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Glucose Questions & Answers

What is the difference between Cellulose and Starch?
Although cellulose and starch are both polymers of glucose, there are still some differences between the two. One of the major differences between cellulose and starch is that; the repeating units of cellulose, i.e., glucose units, are connected toge
What is the difference between Glucose and Cellulose?
Glucose is the product of photosynthesis, while cellulose is made from several chains of glucose after getting dissolved and stored as starch. Glucose is used to fuel the body of a plant, animal or human and for growth and development. Cellulose help
What is the difference between Alpha and Beta Glucose?
Glucose is a simple monosaccharide or simple sugar with the general molecular formula of C6H12O6. Alpha and Beta Glucose are the two isomers of glucose and going by the definition of isomers, it shows they have the same molecular formula but differen