Q: About a 24 hours diet


 

 

Biochemistry Question I-03

 

 

 

                                  From Jasohill in Flickr

 

 

 

A person decides to follow a  new Just Tea One Day a Week diet. This diet  consists in stop eating during one day each week, drinking that day only tea without sugar.

 

At the end of this 24 hours diet period, which of the following process will be important in this person metabolism?

 

a)      Fatty acids released from adipose tissue provide carbon for synthesis of glucose

 

b)      Gluconeogenesis in the liver becomes the major source of blood glucose

 

c)      Ketone bodies provide carbon for gluconeogenesis

 

d)     Muscle glycogenolysis provides glucose to the blood

 

e)      Muscular tissue converts amino acids to blood glucose

 

f)       Acetyl CoA is diverted to the synthesis of glucose in the liver

 

 

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