Biology-Lecture11

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Created by: Cara
What is your age?
Under 18 Years Old
18 to 24 Years Old
25 to 30 Years Old
31 to 40 Years Old
41 to 50 Years Old
51 to 60 Years Old
Over 60 Years Old
What is your gender?
Male
Female
1. Which of the factors listed below do NOT influence metabolic rate?
Age and Gender
Amount of Lean Muscle Mass
Physical Activity Level
Effect of Diet
Effects of Hormones
All of the Above are Factors that influence metabolic rate
2. Which hormones have long-term effects on metabolism and are the most important determinant of basal metabolic rate?
Hyporthalamic Hormones
Steroid Hormones
Thyroid Hormones
Parathyroid Hormones
Pituitary Hormones
Amine Hormones
3. What is a calorie?
The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of water by one degree Celsius
The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of water by 1000 degrees Celsius
A unit to measure the amount of weight in one gram of water
A unit to measure the amount of energy lost from taking one full breath
Equivalent to 500 000 kilocaleries
Equivalent to 1000 kilocaleries
4. What is Neuropeptide Y?
A hypothalamic hormone that stimulates eating
A hypothalamic neurotransmitter that stimulates eating
A thalamic hormone that stimulates eating
A thalamic neurotransmitter that stimulates eating
A hypothalamic and thalamic hormone that inhibits eating
A hypothalamic and thalamic neurotransmitter that inhibits eating
5. What are satiety signals?
A--Signals the body gives that it is hungry to regulate individual meal length and frequency
B--Signals the body gives that it is full or gratified to regulate individual meal length and frequency
C--Signals that act on the hypothalamus and other brain areas
A and C above
B and C above
A and B and C above
6. Which hormones increase Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR)?
Thyroid Hormones
Catecholamines (Epinepherine & Norepinephrine)
Glucocorticoids (Cortisol)
Insulin-like Growth Factors (IGFs)
All of the Above
None of the Above
7. One liter of oxygen consumed is equal to how many kilocalories of energy?
4.4 to 5
1000
1
3.14
10
0.9
8. What is the term used for the lowest energy needed when the body is in a quiet resting and fasting condition?
Resting Metabolic rate
Transcription Metabolic rate
Normalcy Metabolic rate
Basal Metabolic Rate
Somnic Metabolic Rate
Satiety Metabolic Rate
9. Which hormone is matched incorrectly with its functions?
T3 and T4-thermogenic, increase oxygen consumption, increase protein catabolism, increase activity of metabolic enzymes and Na+ -K+ pumps
Epinepherine and Norepinepherine-thermogenic, increase metabolic response in fight-or-flight situations
Glucocorticoids (cortisol)-promotes gluconeogenesis, causes the breakdown of skeletal muscle proteins, and enhances lipolysis
Growth Hormone (GH)-increases hepatic glucose output, triggers protein synthesis, and increases fat breakdown.
Leptin-increases hunger and decreases metabolic rate
Ghrelin-increases hunger
10. True or False: Permissive effect is when one substance needs to be exposed to a target for another substance to have an effect on it.
True
False

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