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Animal Nutrition and Digestion

Animal Nutrition and Digestion

Animal Nutrition and Digestion: This Is Going to Be a Gas True or False

1. Why is there a need for both ADH and RAAS?There isn't. Both ADH and RAAS respond to low blood osmolarity.
2. Why is excreting uric acid compared to urea as the nitrogenous waste beneficial for birds?It isn't. Birds primarily secrete ammonia.
3. Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) catalyzes a reaction to produce angiotensin II. What will ACE inhibitors do to blood pressure?Nothing; It will decrease blood osmolarity.
4. Which area of the nephron is least selective?Outer cortex
5. When a person's gallbladder is removed, they need to carefully monitor their intake of      .Fat
6. Pepsin works best at what type of pH?Low
7. In celiac disease, the gluten protein destroys microvilli in the small intestine. What effect might this have on a person?They are unable to absorb nutrients.
8. What part of the nephron helps to maintain the countercurrent system by expending energy?Ascending Loop of Henle
9. Active transport of       occurs at the top of the ascending Loop of Henle.Water
10. Blood enters the kidney through the      Nephron

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