Lipid Quizzes & Trivia


A membrane lipid is a compound, which belongs to a group of which form the double-layered surfaces of all cells. Lipid metabolism is the synthesis and degradation of lipids in cells where fat are broken down for energy. Take...

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    Treatment of hypercholesterolemia requires knowledge of the control of HMG-CoA reductase activity and LDL receptor (LDLR) levels. Which of the following statements is correct concerning HMG-CoA reductase and the LDLR?

HUMAN BIOLOGY AS A quiz on the structures of proteins, lipids and sugars

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 234   |  Last updated: Jan 31, 2013
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     What is this?

Quiz on lipids for HNS exam.  Lipids are 4-24 carbon chains.

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 202   |  Last updated: Jan 7, 2013
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    What is the enzyme that begins limited fat digestion in the mouth and stomach?

HUMAN BIOLOGY AS A quiz on fats and oils (lipids).

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 142   |  Last updated: Apr 30, 2018
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    Fats and oils are also known as _______?

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    There are two main subcategories of lipids. They are lipids with fatty acids and lipids without fatty acids.




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Lipid Questions & Answers


Which of the following is an example of a lipid?
The correct answer should be cholesterol. Enzymes are protein catalysts. Cholesterol is a lipid.
What is this?
D is the answer to this. A disaccharide is also known as bivose or double sugar. This type of sugar is formed when two simple sugars are joined by the glycosidic linkage. This is known to be soluble in water. If you would be asked to give an example
What do free fatty acids in the plasma do?
Bind to albumin and circulatedFatty acids play critical roles in energy metabolism of in mammals. The bulk of fatty acids are stored in adipose tissues as triglycerides and mobilized during energy deprived state to tissues such as skeletal muscle, he
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