Exam 3. Respiration, Digestion, and Metabolism

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Can be readily absorbed into bloodstream

glucose and fructose

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Functions of Glucose (3)

1. Used to Make ATP
2. Stores as Glycogen
3. Excess>>Lipogenesis

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VLDL

very low density lipoproteins

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After eating it raises blood glucose which secretes then what substance to allow cells to take in glucose:

Insulin

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Liver and Skeletal muscles produce

Glycogen

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Pancreas secretes hormone ______________

Glucagon

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___________ causes increase in B.G. levels

Glucagon

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Substance that breaks down fat and helps to mix with water

Bile

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__________ cannot be converted to glucose

Fatty Acids

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Protein in broke down with:

Amino acids

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Amino acids can be used for 3 things:

1. ATP
2. Protein synthesis
3. Lipogenesis

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Glycogen stores in body:

live, skeletal muscles

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Glycogen gets converted into glucose

Glycogenolysis