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5 Multiple choice questions

  1. estimates of total bosy fatness are determined by measuring the tickness of a fold of skin on the back of the arm, below the shoulder blade, and other places with a skin caliper
  2. physiological drive
  3. subject is weighed on land and then weighed again in water, requires bulky, expensive, non-portable equipment, not practical for all people
  4. to estimate kcals per day required for healthy weight loss
  5. after a meal satisfaction, inhibits eating until the next meal

5 True/False questions

  1. central body fat (android obesity)central/ intra-abdominal fat stored deep in abdomin and around the organs, apple shaped, upper body obesity, incresed risk of CVD, stroke, diabetes, hypertension and joint injury


  2. waist circumferenceindex of increased risk of CVD, stroke, diabetes, hypertension and some cancers


  3. basal metabolic rate(BMR)rate at which body spends energy for involuntary activities


  4. bioelectrical impedancepractical measurement of abdominal fat


  5. thermogenisisphysiological drive