Concepts of Nutrition

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HED 201Exam #2Study Guide

• Which of the following is NOT a macronutrient?
• All of the following are functions of water, EXCEPT
• Sometimes called “blood sugar,”________________ is the main provider of energy for the brain and nervous system. • The main purpose of proteins is to.
• When Kristi, a vegetarian, combines foods such as beans and rice to consume the right amino acids, she is practicing. • The fatty acids now considered most hazardous to health are the • Which of the following statements about vitamins and minerals is FALSE? • Which of the following is TRUE of phytochemicals?

• Which of the following can neutralize free radical molecules before they cause much damage? • Unlike previous versions of the food guide pyramid, MyPyramid specifically encourages • Supplementation with large quantities of vitamin A has been shown to • The number of calories per gram in carbohydrates is.

• Vitamin A deficiency can cause.
• All of the following foods are good source of vitamin E EXCEPT • Potatoes, broccoli, carrots, and kale are a good source of: • Nutrients (chemical substances used by the body to build, maintain, and repair tissues) that cannot be manufactured by the human body are called ____________ nutrients.

• Eating disorders are most likely to develop during which stage of life? • Which of the following statements about eating disorders and puberty is FALSE? • Which of the following statements about ethnicity and body image is FALSE? • A person who perceives himself as insufficiently muscular in appearance, regardless of actual muscle size, is said to have • Which of the following statements about the prevalence of eating disorders is FALSE? • All of the following are standards used for diagnosing anorexia nervosa, EXCEPT

• Which of the following disorders has been recognized as a psychological disturbance that leads to obesity? • People with binge eating disorder differ from obese people in all of...
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