Biochemistry - Minerals

Exercise :: Minerals - Section 1

  • Minerals - Section 1
6. 

Which of the following carbohydrate is effective in promoting the calcium absorption?

A. Lactose
B. Maltose
C. Sucrose
D. Xylose

Answer: Option A

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7. 

What condition is caused by iodine deficiency during pregnancy and is characterized by stunted growth, deafness, and mental retardation?

A. Cretinism
B. Keshan disease
C. Multiple sclerosis
D. Crohn's disease

Answer: Option A

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8. 

Iodine is a part of thyroid hormone and is essential for the prevention of

A. goiter
B. osteoporosis
C. muscle weakness
D. diarrhea

Answer: Option A

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9. 

What transports copper from the intestinal cells to the liver?

A. Ceruloplasmin
B. Secretin
C. Acrolein
D. Albumin

Answer: Option A

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10. 

Which group is most often affected with copper deficiency?

A. Elderly woman
B. Alcoholics
C. Active toddlers with limited
D. Preterm infants food variety

Answer: Option A

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