Metabolism and Temperature Regulation Practice Problems

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Updated on Apr 25, 2014

Review these concepts if necessary:

Metabolism and Temperature Regulation

Practice—True or False

  1. The hormone glucagon facilitates glucose uptake by the cells. 
  2. Both lipids and proteins can be converted into glucose. 
  3. Aerobic metabolism produces more ATP than does anaerobic metabolism. 
  4. All carbohydrates ingested by the body are converted into and catabolized as glucose. 
  5. All processes that deal with the catabolism of glucose (glycolysis, Krebs cycle) take place in the mitochondria of the cell. 


  1. False
  2. True
  3. True
  4. True
  5. False
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