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5 Matching questions

  1. Cortisol
  2. Protein
  3. Nutrition
  4. Dietary Reference Intakes
  5. Body Image
  1. a An essential nutrient; a compound made of amino acids that contains carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen.
  2. 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.
  3. c A steroid hormone secreted by the cortex (outer layer) of the adrenal gland; also called hydrocortisone
  4. d The science of food and how the body uses it in health and disease.
  5. e An umbrella term for four nutrient standards. DRIs

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Organic (carbon-containing) substances needed in small amounts to help promote and regulate chemical reactions and processes in the body.
  2. A serious disturbance in eating patterns or eating-related behavior, characterized by a negative body image and concerns about body weight or body fat.
  3. The entire edible portion of a grain such as wheat, rice, or oats, including the germ, endosperm, and bran.
  4. Sustained abnormally high blood pressure
  5. A vegetarian who eats no meat, poultry, or fish, but does eat eggs and milk products.

5 True/False questions

  1. DistressStress resulting from a pleasant stressor.


  2. Sympathetic DivisionA division of the automatic nervous system that reacts to danger or other challenges by almost instantly accelerating body processes.


  3. Total FiberNon digestible carbohydrates and lignin that are intact in plants.


  4. Coronary Heart DiseaseA vegetarian who includes eggs, dairy products, and small amounts of poultry and seafood in the diet.


  5. LipoproteinsProtein-and-lipid substances in the blood that carry fats and cholesterol; classified according to size, density and chemical composition


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