MCQs Questions For Ketogenesis For NEET and Medical Exam 2022

NEET Biology is the scoring paper in the medical entrance examination. Here, you will discover the NEET Biology MCQ Questions for all Concepts as per the latest syllabus. Practice more on a regular basis with these NEET Biology objective questions on air pollution and improve your subject knowledge & problem-solving skills along with time management. NEET Biology Ketogenesis Multiple Choice Questions make you feel confident in answering the question in the exam & increases your scores to high.


Q.1. Ketogenesis occurs primarily in …………… of liver cells

(a) Mitochondria
(b) Cytosol
(c) Endoplasmic reticulum
(d) Golgi apparatus

(a) Mitochondria


Q.2. Organs that can utilise energy formed in ketogenesis are

(a) Brain
(b) Skeletal muscle
(c) Heart
(d) All of the above

(d) All of the above


Q.3. Which of the following are ketone bodies

(a) acetoacetate
(b) acetone
(c) ꞵ-hydroxy butyrate
(d) all of the above

(d) all of the above


Q.4. Which of the following produce acetyl CoA directly

(a) Lysine
(b) Phenylalanine
(c) Isoleucine
(d) Alanine

(c) Isoleucine


Q.5. Ketone bodies are formed from

(a) Acetone
(b) Acetyl CoA
(c) Acetoacetate
(d) HCl

(b) Acetyl CoA


Q.6. When the rate of synthesis of ketone bodies is more than its utilization, it leads to

(a) colour blindness
(b) diabetes
(c) anaemia
(d) ketonemia

(d) ketonemia


Q.7. Urine of a person contains abnormal quantities of ………….. during prolonged fasting

(a) amino acids
(b) ketones
(c) glucose
(d) fats

(b) ketones


Q.8. Brain derives energy from ketogenesis, if glucose is

(a) less
(b) high
(c) constant
(d) zero

(a) less


Q.9. Which of the following amino acids are exclusively ketogenic?

(a) Asparagine
(b) Threonine
(c) Proline
(d) Leucine

(d) Leucine


Q.10. Activated fatty acid is transported to mitochondria from cytosol by

(a) Creatinine
(b) Carnitine
(c) Creatine
(d) Clathrin

(b) Carnitine

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