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Animal Nutrition and Digestion

Animal Nutrition and Digestion

Animal Nutrition and Digestion: Can You Stomach This? True or False

1. Proteins are broken down into      , while carbohydrates are broken into      .Amino acids / sugars
2. Which is not a function of the pancreas?All are important pancreatic functions
3. What are the three components that maintain the kidney's medullary concentration gradientNephron, collecting tubule, inner medulla
4. The Descending Loop of Henle is permeable to      , while       is permeable at the Ascending Loop.NH3 / water
5. Animals become constipated when:Too little water is absorbed at the small intestine.
6. Protein digestion occurs in the       with the help of      .Stomach / pepsin
7. Blood pressure pushes blood through the       and into the nephron's      .Bowman's capsule / Glomerulus
8. What stimulates gastrin release?peptide-containing chyme
9. Threonine is an example of      .a mineral
10. Fats are digested by       and      .bile / pancreatic lipase