The Science of Nutrition Study Set 1

Nutrition

Quiz 9 :

Nutrients Involved in Energy Metabolism

Quiz 9 :

Nutrients Involved in Energy Metabolism

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You notice an individual with a large bump where their thyroid gland is located. They are also experiencing fatigue. What nutrient imbalance is the most likely cause of their health problems?
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D

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Which of the following is a main symptom of dry beriberi?
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B

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The vitamin thiamine is composed of a thiazole and a(n)________ group.
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A

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Thiamine is part of the coenzyme thiamine pyrophosphate (TPP)which is required for the:
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Which of the following B-vitamins primarily functions in cell regeneration and the synthesis of red blood cells?
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Riboflavin assists with antioxidant function through its role as a coenzyme for which enzyme?
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The primary role of the B-complex vitamins is to:
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Branch chain amino acids are converted to carbon skeletons by two alpha keto acid dehydrogenase complexes that have which vitamin as the primary coenzyme?
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Consider the primary source of riboflavin for Canadians. Who would you expect to have inadequate riboflavin in their diet?
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Which of the following populations would be most likely to have poor thiamine status due to inadequate dietary intakes?
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Which of the following can be a consequence of wet beriberi?
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TPP plays a critical role in the breakdown of glucose for energy. Which water-soluble vitamin is part of the TPP complex?
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Alcohol related thiamine deficiency is called:
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Which of the following minerals may have a role in diabetes development due to its role in glucose metabolism?
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The first B-complex vitamin discovered was:
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Which of the following B-vitamins is part of the coenzyme flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD)?
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Which of the following is the BEST source of thiamine?
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A thiamine deficiency disease is called:
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You are working in a clinic and a patient comes in complaining of swelling around their mouth and throat, skin irritation, and a purple-coloured tongue. What would be your diagnosis?
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The B-complex vitamin involved in oxidation-reduction reactions in the energy-producing metabolic pathways is:
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