Proteins

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  • Created on: 04-05-16 21:09
What are proteins made up of?
Amino acids
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How many amino acids are there altogether?
20
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What is protein used for in the body?
Growth and repair
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TVP, quorn, tivall, tofu and bean curd are examples of what?
Alternative proteins for people who do not eat meat or animal products.
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What percentage of an egg is protein?
11.8%
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How many essential amino acids are there?
8
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When eggs are whisked the mixture is what?
Aerated
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How is an egg coagulated?
Heated
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How do you know when an egg has been coagulated?
The liquid becomes firmer
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What is a high biological value protein?
A protein that contains the essential amino acids
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Where do essential amino acids come from?
Animals
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A protein that comes from an animal is a what?
First class protein
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What source of protein do Hindus not eat?
Beef
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What types of proteins do most Christians eat?
All
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