50% whole grains
Approximately what minimum percentage of all grains consumed by a person should be whole grains?
The process by which bile acts on fat so enzymes can hydrolyze the fat is know as ______
On a food label the % Daily Value table compares the key nutrients per serving for a person consuming how many kcals daily?
which of the following body organs does NOT secrete digestive enzymes? liver, stomach, pancreas, or salivary glands
average energy intake for a large amount of people
What represents a rationale for setting the recommendation for the EER (Estimated Energy Requirement)?
Which of the following nutrients is organic but does NOT yield energy? vitmain c, table sugar, iron, or alcohol..
Pneumonia and influenza
Diet influences risk of the following leading causes of death in the U.S. EXCEPT which? alzheimer's disease, heart disease, cancer, pneumonia and influenza.
Which of the following breads has the highest fiber content? Brown colored, refined, enriched, whole-grain.
height, weight, head-circumference or fat-fold measurements that are used to evaluate an individual's nutrition status are examples of ____ ____.
Of the daily recommended intake of fruit servings, what maximum percentage may be supplied by 100% fruit juice?
carbohydrate in the form of starch
which of the following is NOT a typical component of stools? water, fiber carbohydrate in the form of starch, bacteria.
it produces sharp pains
features of a chronic disease include all of the following EXCEPT.. it develops slowly, it lasts a long time, it produces sharp pains, progresses gradually.
exchange of oxygen, nutrients, and waste materials takes place across the walls of small vessels called ___
raise the pH of chyme, making it more neutral.
the purpose of bicarbonate in the digestive process is to ________
Vitamin A and C
According to nutrition labeling laws, the amounts of what 2 vitamins MUST be listed on the package label?
when nutrients are transported from intestinal cells to the vascular system, what organ is first to receive them?
what structure controls the passage of material from the small intestine to the large intestine?
The concept of nutrient density is most helpful in achieving what principle of diet planning?
A weight reduction regimen calls for a daily intake of 1400 kcalories which includes 30 g of fat. Approximately what percentage of the total energy is contributed by fat?
Adequacy, balance, kcal control, nutrient density, moderation, and variety
What are the "ABCDMV" principles of diet planning?
If a group of people consumed an amount of vitamin C equal to the average requirement for their population group, what percentage would receive insufficient amounts?
Who would be the most appropriate person to consult regarding nutrition information?
highest level health claim in cereal
"This product contains whole grains which have been proven to reduce the risk of heart disease and certain cancers"
according to the USDA Food Guide how many cups of fruits and vegetables should an individual who has a recommended daily energy intake of 2,000 kcals consume per day?
Stomach, duodenum, jejunum, ileum, colon
After swallowing in what order does food pass through the regions of the GI tract?
sugar, puffed wheat, dry milk powder, salt, red food coloring
What is the appropriate order in which to list these ingredients on the food label? (Sugar: 30 g, Puffed wheat: 28 g, dried milk powder: 5 g, food coloring: 35 mg, Salt: 2 g)
a lifestyle change of increased fiber intake of 20-25 grams per day and drinking plenty of water helps with ___
the addition of calcium to some orange juice products by food manufacturers is most properly termed nutrient ____
Tolerable Upper Intake Level
___ ___ ___ ___ nutrients represents the maximum amount from all sources that appears safe for most healthy people.
RDA for vitamin and mineral intakes set
High, to cover nutritional requirements for about 98% of all healthy individuals in a population.
a diet provides a total of 2200 kcalories, of which 40% of the energy is from fat and 20% from protein. How many grams of carbs are contained in the diet?
Before publication in a reputable journal, the findings of a research study must undergo scrutiny by experts in the field according to a process known as __ __