31.Which of the following nutrients can be made from compounds : 1401602.
31.Which of the following nutrients can be made from compounds composed of 2-carbon skeletons?
32.Which of the following is a possible fate of acetyl-coA?
a.degradation to urea
b.synthesis to glycerol
c.synthesis to fatty acids
d.degradation to ammonia
33.What is the first product of fatty acid catabolism?
34.Fatty acid oxidation results in the direct production of which of these compounds?
35.Production of excessive amounts of acetyl-coA molecules leads to the synthesis of which of the following compounds?
a.fatty acids only
b.fatty acids and glucose only
c.fatty acids and fructose only
d.fatty acids, glucose, and amino acids
36.In a triglyceride that contains 54 carbon atoms, how many can become part of glucose?
37.Approximately what percentage of the weight of triglycerides can be converted to glucose?
38.What percentage (by weight) of a triglyceride molecule can be converted to glucose?
39.How many acetyl-coA molecules may be obtained from oxidation of an 18-carbon fatty acid?
40.In which of the following groups can all of the dietary components be used to synthesize and store glycogen?
a.lactose, animal fats, wheat starch
b.animal fats, wheat starch, plant proteins
c.wheat starch, plant proteins, lactose
d.plant proteins, lactose, vegetable oils