Problem: With regards to energy metabolism, which of the following statements is true about fatty acids? a. They cannot make glucoseb. They can make glucosec. They enter the same energy pathway as glucosed. They can convert to lactate.In energy metabolism, glycerol can convert toa. triglyceridesb. glucose or pyruvatec. fatty acidsd. fructosee. vitamin A

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Lipid Metabolism: involves beta-oxidation, where fatty acids are broken down into acetyl-CoA

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With regards to energy metabolism, which of the following statements is true about fatty acids? 

a. They cannot make glucose

b. They can make glucose

c. They enter the same energy pathway as glucose

d. They can convert to lactate.


In energy metabolism, glycerol can convert to

a. triglycerides

b. glucose or pyruvate

c. fatty acids

d. fructose

e. vitamin A

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