5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Insoluble Fiber
- Parasympathetic Division
- Fight-or-Flight Reactions
- Glycemic Index
- a A measure of how the ingestion of a particular food affects blood glucose levels.
- b A division of the automatic nervous system that moderates the excitatory effect of the sympathetic division, slowing metabolism and restoring energy supplies.
- c A defense reaction that prepares a person for conflict or escape by triggering hormonal, cardiovascular, metabolic, and other changes.
- d Fiber that does not dissolve in water and is not broken by bacteria in the large intestine.
- e A change in the normal pattern of the heart beat.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A process by which hydrogens are added to usat
- The total amount of dietary fiber and functional fiber in the diet.
- A serious disturbance in eating patterns or eating-related behavior, characterized by a negative body image and concerns about body weight or body fat.
- Polyunsaturated fatty acids commonly found in fish oils that are beneficial to cardiovascular health.
- A vegetarian who eats no animal products at all.
5 True/False questions
Sudden Cardiac Death → An electron-seeking compound that can react with fats, proteins, and DNA, damaging cell membranes and mutating genes in its search for electrons; produced through chemical reactions in the body and by exposure to environmental factors such as sunlight and tobacco smoke.
Norepinphrine → A hormone secreted by the medulla (inner core) of the adrenal gland that affects the functioning organs involved in responding to a stressor; also called a adrenaline
Anemia → A deficiency in the oxygen-carrying material in the red blood cells.
High-Density Lipoprotein → A lipoprotein containing relatively little cholesterol that helps transport cholesterol out of the arteries; "good" cholesterol.
Glucose → Vegetables such as peas and beans that are high in fiber and are also important sources of proteins.