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5 Matching questions

  1. Partial Vegetarian
  2. Resting Metabolic Rate
  3. Purging
  4. Coronary Heart Disease
  5. Heart Attack
  1. a Damage to, or death of, heart muscle, resulting from a failure of the coronary arteries to deliver enough blood to the heart
  2. b Heart Disease caused by atherosclerosis in the arteries that supply blood to the heart muscle.
  3. c A vegetarian who includes eggs, dairy products, and small amounts of poultry and seafood in the diet.
  4. d The energy required (in calories) to maintain vital body functions, including respiration, heart rate, body temperature, and blood pressure, while the body is at rest.
  5. e The use of vomiting, laxatives,excessive exercise, restrictive dieting, enemas, diuretics, or diet pills to compensate for food that has been eaten and that the person fears will produce weight gain.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. A physiological state characterized by a feeling of warmth and quiet mental alertness.
  2. An eating disorder characterized by a refusal to maintain body weight at a minimally healthy level and an intense fear of gaining weight or becoming fat; self starvation.
  3. Brain secretions that have pain-inhibiting effects.
  4. A simple sugar that is the body's basic fuel.
  5. A form of CDV in which the inner layers of artery walls are made thick and irregular by plaque deposits; arteries become narrowed, and blood supply is reduced.

5 True/False questions

  1. DepressionThe process of breaking down foods in the gastrointestinal tract into compounds the body can absorb.


  2. LegumesVegetables such as peas and beans that are high in fiber and are also important sources of proteins.


  3. Allostatic LoadThe long term negative impact of the stress response on the body.


  4. MacronutrientAn essential nutrient required by the body in relatively large amounts.


  5. CortisolA steroid hormone secreted by the cortex (outer layer) of the adrenal gland; also called hydrocortisone