Unit 5 Biology AQA

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  • Created on: 14-03-16 14:34

1. Slow-twitch muscle is red in colour due to...

  • a high ability to store glucose as glycogen
  • Being thicker than fast-twitch muscle
  • Many capillaries providing oxygen and glucose for respiration.
  • Higher abundance of mitochondria
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2. The thermoregulatory centre is also known as...

  • The Pancreas
  • The Hypothalamus
  • The Medulla Oblongata
  • The Pituitary Gland

3. What ion binds to troponin, causing it to move tropomyosin to expose binding sites?

  • K+
  • Ca2+
  • Na+
  • e-

4. Which hormone do beta-cells in the Islets of Langerhans secrete?

  • Insulin
  • Progesterone
  • Glucagon
  • Adrenaline

5. What is the role of ATP in the sliding-filament model?

  • Allows a cross-bridge to be formed
  • Attaches the Myosin Head
  • Detaches the Myosin Head
  • Causes conformational change to move the tropomyosin


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