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Review of Minerals

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1. What is the major source of calcium in the North American diet

2. The storage form of iron is

3. Iron absorption is inhibited by all of the following EXCEPT

4. Excess zinc intake may lead to a deficiency of

5. Which food is the best source of zinc

6. Good sources of magnesium include all of the following EXCEPT

7. The recommended ratio of zinc to copper is

8. Wilson's disease causes a defect in the ability of copper to form

9. The most abundant mineral in the body is

10. The hormone that acts to primarily conserve sodium is

11. Menkes' disease results in

12. Hyperthyroidism results in a(n)

13. Factors that decrease calcium absorption include all of the following EXCEPT

14. Good sources of iodine include all of the following EXCEPT

15. Which of the following sources of calcium is most likely NOT to contain high levels of lead

16. The percentage of iron that the average person absorbs from their diet is

17. Which of the following is a true statement

18. Vasopressin is secreted by the

19. Water that is excreted through the skin is called

20. All of the following are good sources of potassium EXCEPT

21. Iron deficiency anemia may result from all of the following EXCEPT

22. Potassium depletion may result from all of the following EXCEPT

23. Fetal iodine deficiency can result in

24. Acrodermatitis enteropathica is caused by a deficiency of

25. Potassium supplementation is used for people with

26. Which of the following is a major cation ion in the intracellular fluid

27. Goiter is caused by

28. Which of the following is NOT involved in regulating neuromuscular stimulation, transmission of impulses and the contraction of muscle fibers

29. Iron is a part of which of the following molecules

30. The RDA for calcium for pregnant and lactating women is

31. The absorption of magnesium is decreased by a high dietary intake of

32. Which of the following foods had the highest amount of copper per portion

33. In osmosis

34. Which of the following is NOT involved in carbohydrate metabolism

35. The primary function of iodine in the body is to

36. Zinc deficiency may result in all of the following EXCEPT

37. Adenosine monophosphate is activated by

38. Aldosterone is secreted from the

39. One of the first indicators of magnesium toxicity is

40. Sodium is excreted primarily by

41. Which of the following can inhibit phosphorus absorption

42. The established level of copper intake that causes toxicity is

43. Which of the following is a major cation ion in the extracellular fluid

44. Sources of dietary sodium include

45. Which of the following electrolytes do NOT play a role in fluid balance

46. Which of the following is a true statement

47. The RDA for zinc for an adult male is

48. Which mineral is a component of glutathone peroxidase

49. Supplemental selenium is used

50. What mineral is a component of ATP