Ch 1 4 Hw And Quiz

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The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act (DSHEA) is legislation that defines and classifies nutrient supplements and certain other products as foods. Check all of the ingredients that are considered dietary supplements according to DSHEA: Amino acids, vitamins or minerals, herbs or other botanicals

Heart disease has both preventable and non-preventable risk factors that contribute to its development. All of the following are lifestyle risk factors for heart disease EXCEPT: Family history and genetic predisposition for heart disease

Many of the top ten leading causes of death in the United States are associated with certain dietary practices. What are the top two leading causes of death in the United States? Heart disease and
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Which of the following foods is a rich source of phytochemicals? peaches ______ refers to chemical processes that occur in living cells.
Metabolism

A serving of food supplies 20 g carbohydrate, 4 g protein, 10 g fat, and 50 g water. Which of the following statements is true about a serving of the food?
Fat provides the most food energy.

Which of the following conditions is not one of the 10 leading causes of death in the United States? tuberculosis In the United States, the primary cause of preventable cancer deaths is tobacco use.

Lena weighs 165 pounds. What is her weight in kilograms?
75 kg

The nutrients that provide energy are proteins, fats, and carbohydrates.

Which of the following foods is the most nutrient dense? broccoli The _____ Program enables eligible low-income participants to use a special debit card to purchase food at authorized stores.
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance

Why does eating a diet that contains meat and milk products help prevent pellagra, a niacin-deficiency disease?
Meat and milk foods contain tryptophan; the body can convert tryptophan to niacin.

Match the term with its definition:

Anecdote
Report of personal experience
Conventional wisdom
Tradition
Data
Information
Experiment
Systematic testing of hypothesis

Avoiding research bias in studies is important to the development of objective, reliable information that can be used by the public. Check all of the situations that are likely to indicate research bias:
A drug

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