Lesson 1, Topic 1
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April 29, 2021

After you have completed this chapter, you should be able to:
1. Describe the role of the liver in metabolism.

2. Describe the metabolic roles of carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, and minerals.

3. Describe mechanisms that regulate food intake, and define basal metabolic rate, as well as list some factors that affect it.

4. List and describe three disorders associated with eating or metabolism.

5. Discuss the physiological mechanisms that regulate body temperature.