101.What the primary organ that oxidizes alcohol?
102.Which of the : 1401609.
101.What is the primary organ that oxidizes alcohol?
102.Which of the following is best suited for slowing alcohol absorption?
b.eating protein snacks
c.drinking caffeine drinks
d.eating carbohydrate snacks
103.The metabolism of alcohol begins in which of these organs?
104.In which of the following situations would you expect alcohol absorption (15g) to be slowest?
a.following a 600 kcal meal
b.when consumed with a mixer of fruit juice
c.when consumed by underweight versus overweight individuals
d.when consumed by a woman compared to a man
105.Which of these describes acetaldehyde?
a.an intermediate in fatty acid synthesis
b.an intermediate in alcohol metabolism
c.the first product of fatty acid catabolism
d.the TCA compound that combines with acetyl-coA
106.Your middle-aged aunt says that she always feels more “tipsy” than her same-size husband, even though their alcohol intake is the same. You respond by saying to your aunt which of the following?
a.“Men have greater amounts of liver acetaldehyde dehydrogenase and so can oxidize the alcohol at a faster rate.”
b.“Women have less stomach alcohol dehydrogenase enzyme and consequently absorb more of the alcohol into the bloodstream.”
c.“Men have greater amounts of alcohol dehydrogenase in the brain, resulting in reduced exposure of brain neurons to alcohol.”
d.“Women have less liver alcohol dehydrogenase and acetaldehyde dehydrogenase and so more alcohol is released into the systemic circulation.”
107.In the average healthy person, about how much time is required by the liver to process the alcohol in a typical drink?
108.Which of the following plays a major role in regulating the elimination of alcohol from the body?
a.cellular mitochondrial ethanol oxidizing system
b.kidney antidiuretic hormone
c.liver alcohol dehydrogenase
d.brain acetaldehyde dehydrogenase
109.Which of the following is a basis for driving legislation and blood alcohol?
a.Acceptable blood alcohol concentrations are lower in women than men
b.Acceptable blood alcohol concentrations are higher in overweight versus underweight individuals
c.Athletes can generally tolerate more alcohol than sedentary individuals of the same body weight because alcohol is metabolized by muscle as well as by the liver.
d.The amount of alcohol in the breath is proportional to the amount in the blood.
110.Excess alcohol intake leads to a reduction in the synthesis rate of the following compounds?