5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Dietary Reference Intakes
- Body Image
- a An essential nutrient; a compound made of amino acids that contains carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen.
- b The mental representation a person holds about her or his body at any given moment in time, consisting of perceptions, images, thoughts, attitudes, and emotions about the body.
- c A steroid hormone secreted by the cortex (outer layer) of the adrenal gland; also called hydrocortisone
- d The science of food and how the body uses it in health and disease.
- e An umbrella term for four nutrient standards. DRIs
5 Multiple choice questions
- Organic (carbon-containing) substances needed in small amounts to help promote and regulate chemical reactions and processes in the body.
- A serious disturbance in eating patterns or eating-related behavior, characterized by a negative body image and concerns about body weight or body fat.
- The entire edible portion of a grain such as wheat, rice, or oats, including the germ, endosperm, and bran.
- Sustained abnormally high blood pressure
- A vegetarian who eats no meat, poultry, or fish, but does eat eggs and milk products.
5 True/False questions
Distress → Stress resulting from a pleasant stressor.
Sympathetic Division → A division of the automatic nervous system that reacts to danger or other challenges by almost instantly accelerating body processes.
Total Fiber → Non digestible carbohydrates and lignin that are intact in plants.
Coronary Heart Disease → A vegetarian who includes eggs, dairy products, and small amounts of poultry and seafood in the diet.
Lipoproteins → Protein-and-lipid substances in the blood that carry fats and cholesterol; classified according to size, density and chemical composition