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Multiple Choice

This activity contains 20 questions.

Question 1
1 A person whose only source of animal protein is fish is known as a:
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Question 2
2 All of the following are health benefits associated with a vegetarian diet EXCEPT:
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Question 3
3 All of the following foods contain proteins with high digestibility EXCEPT:
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Question 4
4 The process of combining two incomplete proteins to make a complete protein is called:
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Question 5
5 Excessive protein intakes are associated with all of the following EXCEPT:
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Question 6
6 If Mary weighs 140 pounds and her RDA for protein is 0.8 grams per kilogram body weight, what would be her recommended protein intake?
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Question 7
7 A protein that does not contain all of the essential amino acids is called:
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Question 8
8 Most of the proteins in your body are made from combinations of:
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Question 9
9 In meal planning, mutual supplementation of proteins is most important to which of the following individuals?
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Question 10
10 Protein digestion begins in the:
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Question 11
11 The cells lining our intestinal tract are replaced every:
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Question 12
12 The most complete source of vegetable protein is found in:
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Question 13
13 Which of the following foods contains the most protein?
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Question 14
14 What dictates the structure of a protein molecule synthesized by the body?
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Question 15
15 Unlike the other macronutrients, proteins also contains __________.
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Question 16
16 Vegan diets may be lacking in which of the following vitamins?
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Question 17
17 When proteins uncoil and lose their shape due to certain exposures (e.g., heat, acid, pressure) thisprocess is referred to as:
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Question 18
18 A complete protein:
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Question 19
19 Which of the following is NOT an important function of proteins?
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Question 20
20 The type of protein-energy malnutrition characterized by a general lack of protein, energy, AND nutrients in the diet is called:
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