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Nutrition How the Body Uses Food
What is the digestive system?
Why is the digestive system important?
What are nutrients?
What are the six essential nutrients?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
substances that provide nourishment essential for the growth…
water, carbohydrates, protein, fat, vitamins, and minerals
What is the digestive system?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
Why is the digestive system important?
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
19 terms
Nutrition How the Body Uses Food
What is the digestive system?
Why is the digestive system important?
What are nutrients?
What are the six essential nutrients?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
substances that provide nourishment essential for the growth…
water, carbohydrates, protein, fat, vitamins, and minerals
What is the digestive system?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
Why is the digestive system important?
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
19 terms
Nutrition How the Body Uses Food
What is the digestive system?
Why is the digestive system important?
What are nutrients?
What are the six essential nutrients?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
substances that provide nourishment essential for the growth…
water, carbohydrates, protein, fat, vitamins, and minerals
What is the digestive system?
a series of organs joined in a long twisting tube from mouth…
Why is the digestive system important?
it breaks down nutrients the body needs for energy, growth, a…
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Nutrition and Wellness Activity D Chapter 2 ( How The Body Uses Food )
The Digestive Tract Is A
The Two Phases of the Digestive Process
The Definition of Peristalsis
What Enzyme-Containing Fluid is Secret…
Tube that is about 30ft (9m) long that connects the mouth to…
The Mechanical Phase And The Chemical Phase
Wave Like Contractions That Pushes Food Down Your Esophagus
Gastric Juices
The Digestive Tract Is A
Tube that is about 30ft (9m) long that connects the mouth to…
The Two Phases of the Digestive Process
The Mechanical Phase And The Chemical Phase
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Nutrition
Nutrition
Nutrients
Carbohydrates
Glucose
The science of food and the ways in which the body uses the f…
Substances in the food that provide energy and help form body…
Class of energy giving nutrients that include starches, fiber…
Simple sugar that circulates in the blood. The most important…
Nutrition
The science of food and the ways in which the body uses the f…
Nutrients
Substances in the food that provide energy and help form body…
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Food & Nutrition Unit 1
water soluble
Iron
Calcium
folic acid
dissolves in water
A nutrient found in red blood cells. Its job is to carry oxyg…
A nutrient needed to build bones and teeth, transmit nerve si…
sometimes called Folate. This Vitamin B is used to build stro…
water soluble
dissolves in water
Iron
A nutrient found in red blood cells. Its job is to carry oxyg…
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Nutrition
Nutrition... 6 classes... Macronutrients (3)…
Nutrients
Essential nutrients
Macronutrients
is the study of how food nourishes the body.
are biochemical substances used by the body.
not synthezized in the body or are made in insufficient amoun…
3: carbs, fats, proteins... supply energy and build tissue in yo…
Nutrition... 6 classes... Macronutrients (3)…
is the study of how food nourishes the body.
Nutrients
are biochemical substances used by the body.
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NUTRITION
calcium
calories
iron
minerals
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
how much energy a food has
a nutrient your body needs to make blood
things from the earth your body needs
calcium
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
calories
how much energy a food has
26 terms
Nutrition
fats
dairy
fruits
vegetables
too many can be unhealthy for you
food made from milk;choose 2-3
food from plants, choose 2-3
food from plants; choose 3-5
fats
too many can be unhealthy for you
dairy
food made from milk;choose 2-3
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Nutrition
Carbohydrates
two types of Carbohydrates
Fiber
Proteins
food that your body needs in order to grow, have energy, and…
simple (fruit, sugar) & complex pasta bread
A complex carbohydrate found in grains that helps regulate di…
nutrients used to build and repair body cells & tissue.
Carbohydrates
food that your body needs in order to grow, have energy, and…
two types of Carbohydrates
simple (fruit, sugar) & complex pasta bread
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Food and Nutrition Unit 1 terms
Absorption
Amino acid
Appetite
Calorie
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
a desire to eat
a measurement of the amount of energy produced when food is b…
Absorption
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
Amino acid
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
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Lesson 2 and 3: Your Body Moves + How Your Body Digests Food
bones
skeleton
protect
muscles
the hard stuff that your skeleton is made of
all the bones that make up your whole body
to keep safe
the body parts that help you move and play
bones
the hard stuff that your skeleton is made of
skeleton
all the bones that make up your whole body
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Food and Nutrients (Hybrid NUTR 150)
Essential Nutrient
Macronutrient
Micronutrient
Nutrient
A nutrient that must be consumes in the diet because the body…
Nutrients needed in larger amounts. (Carb, lipid, protein, wa…
Nutrients needed in very small amounts. (Vitamins, Minerals)
A substance in food that provides energy, and/or structure, a…
Essential Nutrient
A nutrient that must be consumes in the diet because the body…
Macronutrient
Nutrients needed in larger amounts. (Carb, lipid, protein, wa…
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nutrition unit FOODS I
amino acids
antioxidants
carbohydrate
fiber
chemical compounds that combine to make up protein.
A substance that slows down enzyme activity; used to keep cut…
Nutrients that are the body's main source of energy; commonly…
non-digestible part of food, aids in digestion
amino acids
chemical compounds that combine to make up protein.
antioxidants
A substance that slows down enzyme activity; used to keep cut…
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Nutrition
The Food Pyramid
Food groups are
Nutrition is
Vitamins are
The Food Pyramid helps people understand good nutrition.
Food groups show how to divide up different kinds of food.
Nutrition is a set of rules people use to choose good food to…
Vitamins are invisible parts of food that help make your body…
The Food Pyramid
The Food Pyramid helps people understand good nutrition.
Food groups are
Food groups show how to divide up different kinds of food.
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Function of Food in the body and nutritional needs
it's needed in order to survive. Diffe…
Growth and development ... Provision of e…
Grow and develop as your body does.
Problems such as stunted growth occur
Why is food needed?
What are the three functions of food
What must body cells must be able to do?
What happens if there is a lack of protein in the diet
it's needed in order to survive. Diffe…
Why is food needed?
Growth and development ... Provision of e…
What are the three functions of food
30 terms
Nutrition
Carbohydrates
Fat
Protein
Vitamins & Minerals
Main source of energy.
Stored energy found in both animal and plant foods.
Needed for growth, maintenance, and repair of tissues.
Needed for a healthy body to work properly. Many different vi…
Carbohydrates
Main source of energy.
Fat
Stored energy found in both animal and plant foods.
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Food & Nutrition (AR): Unit 1
Absorption
Amino acid
Appetite
Calorie
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
a desire to eat
a measurement of the amount of energy produced when food is b…
Absorption
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
Amino acid
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
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Guide to Good Food Chapter 2 Nutritional Needs
Nutrient
Nutrition
Malnutrition
Deficiency Disease
a chemical substance in food that helps maintain the body.
the study of how your body uses the nutrients in the foods yo…
a lack of the right proportions of nutrients over an extended…
illness cause by the lack of a sufficient amount of a nutrient
Nutrient
a chemical substance in food that helps maintain the body.
Nutrition
the study of how your body uses the nutrients in the foods yo…
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Nutrition Terms
nutrition
diet
nutrients
protein
the science that studies how the body makes use of food
everything you eat and drink
substances found in food
build and repairs cells; fights disease; supplies energy
nutrition
the science that studies how the body makes use of food
diet
everything you eat and drink
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food and nutrition
nutrition
nutrients
carbohydrates
proteins
the study of nutrients and how the body use them
chemical substance that your body needs everyday
they give us energy
repair and build our muscles
nutrition
the study of nutrients and how the body use them
nutrients
chemical substance that your body needs everyday
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Nutrition Basic Intro Terms
nutrient dense
empty calorie
calorie
Nutrient
Foods that are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Low in…
Foods that are high in saturated fats and sugars. Low in vita…
Energy value of food.
Substances in food your body needs to function, grow, and dev…
nutrient dense
Foods that are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Low in…
empty calorie
Foods that are high in saturated fats and sugars. Low in vita…
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Food and Nutrition
nutrition... nutritious
a balanced diet
to go on a diet
to cut down on food
receiving the food necessary for you to grow and be healthy
eating food and drinking liquids that come from the different…
limiting the kinds of and the amount of food you eat in order…
to decrease amount of food you eat
nutrition... nutritious
receiving the food necessary for you to grow and be healthy
a balanced diet
eating food and drinking liquids that come from the different…
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Foods I Nutrition Terms
BMI
Calorie
Dietary Guidelines
Amino Acids
Body Mass Index/ one factor used to determining how much body…
A unit used to measure the energy that food supplies the body.
A set of guidelines developed by the U.S. government to help…
Chemical compounds that combine to make up protein.
BMI
Body Mass Index/ one factor used to determining how much body…
Calorie
A unit used to measure the energy that food supplies the body.
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Nutrition Terms (simplified)
nutrition
nutrient
proteins
carbohydrates
study of foods and how your body uses them
anything your body needs to live, stay healthy, and grow
nutrients your body uses for building and for fuel
nutrient your body uses as fuel
nutrition
study of foods and how your body uses them
nutrient
anything your body needs to live, stay healthy, and grow
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Chapter 1: Food Choices and Human Health
Nutrition
Diet
Nutrients
Malnutrition
Study of how food nourishes the body
Food a person usually eats/drinks
Food that is essential to the body's functioning
Too much or not enough food energy
Nutrition
Study of how food nourishes the body
Diet
Food a person usually eats/drinks
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Nutrition and Weight Control
Absorption
Amino Acid
Appetite
Calorie
The passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
One of the building blocks of protein molecules
A desire to eat
A measurement of the amount of energy produced when food is b…
Absorption
The passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
Amino Acid
One of the building blocks of protein molecules
30 terms
Nutrition
Saturated Fat
Calorie
Vitamins
Vitamin D
solid at room temperature, too much can increase your risk of…
unit of heat that measures the energy available in a food
helps your body fight infection and use other nutrients
helps your body absorb calcium
Saturated Fat
solid at room temperature, too much can increase your risk of…
Calorie
unit of heat that measures the energy available in a food
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food and nutrition
social wellness
diet
food science
environment
Wellness through good relationships
The amount and types of foods one consumes.
the scientific study of food and its preparation
The surroundings in which plants and animals live and on whic…
social wellness
Wellness through good relationships
diet
The amount and types of foods one consumes.
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Nutrients and Nutrition
nutrient
nutrition
calorie
carbohydrate (carbs)
You need them to live and grow.
Study how your body uses food.
Energy from food
Nutrient in rice, bread and cereal (grains)
nutrient
You need them to live and grow.
nutrition
Study how your body uses food.
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Nutrition Vocabulary
Nutrients
Culture
Carbohyrates
Calorie
substances in food needed for energy, growth, maintenance, an…
Shared customs, traditions, and beliefs of a particular group.
Chief sources of energy, starches and sugars.
Amount of energy to raise temperature of 1 kilogram to 1 degr…
Nutrients
substances in food needed for energy, growth, maintenance, an…
Culture
Shared customs, traditions, and beliefs of a particular group.
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Nutrition
nutrition
nutrients
carbohydrates
fiber
the science that studies the substances in food and how that…
substances in food that your body needs
the main source of energy for your body
the tough, stringy part of raw fruits and vegetables
nutrition
the science that studies the substances in food and how that…
nutrients
substances in food that your body needs
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Food Nutrition
Nutrition
Nutrients
Carbohydrates
Glucose
The science of food and the ways in which the body uses the f…
Substances in the food that provide energy and help form body…
Class of energy giving nutrients that include starches, fiber…
Simple sugar that circulates in the blood. The most important…
Nutrition
The science of food and the ways in which the body uses the f…
Nutrients
Substances in the food that provide energy and help form body…
35 terms
Nutrition
hunger
appetite
nutrients
calorie
physiological need for food, a natural physical drive to eat,…
desire to eat
supply the body with energy, assist in growth, repair and fun…
unit of heat to measure the energy the body uses and the ener…
hunger
physiological need for food, a natural physical drive to eat,…
appetite
desire to eat
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6th Grade - Nutrition and Fitness
Nutrients
Nutrition
Carbohydrates
Fiber
Substances in food that your body needs to carry out it's nor…
the science that studies the substances in food and how the b…
Sugar and starches contained in foods
Tough stringy part of fruits, raw vegetables, cow, whole whea…
Nutrients
Substances in food that your body needs to carry out it's nor…
Nutrition
the science that studies the substances in food and how the b…
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Nutrition Chapter 1
When people eat the foods typical of t…
Describe how various factors influence…
functional foods
phytochemicals
d. heritage
A person selects foods for a variety of reasons. Whatever tho…
foods that have a potentially beneficial effect on health whe…
non nutrient compounds found in plants. Some phytochemical ha…
When people eat the foods typical of t…
d. heritage
Describe how various factors influence…
A person selects foods for a variety of reasons. Whatever tho…
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NUTRITION
calcium
calories
iron
minerals
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
how much energy a food has
a nutrient your body needs to make blood
things from the earth your body needs
calcium
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
calories
how much energy a food has
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Ch. 1 Nutrition Terminology
Nutrition
Essential Nutrient
Deficiency Disease
Macronutrient
scientific study of nutrients and how the body uses these sub…
nutrient that must be supplied by food
state of health that occurs when a nutrient is missing from t…
nutrients needed in gram amounts daily and that provide energ…
Nutrition
scientific study of nutrients and how the body uses these sub…
Essential Nutrient
nutrient that must be supplied by food
23 terms
Nutrition
nutrient dense
empty calorie
calorie
Nutrient
Foods that are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Low in…
Foods that are high in saturated fats and sugars. Low in vita…
Energy value of food.
Substances in food your body needs to function, grow, and dev…
nutrient dense
Foods that are high in fiber, vitamins, and minerals. Low in…
empty calorie
Foods that are high in saturated fats and sugars. Low in vita…
8 terms
chapter 5 Nutrition
nutrition
nutrients
carbohydrates
fiber
the study of food and how it is used
substance of food your body needs
the main source of energy for your body
te stringy parts of fruits
nutrition
the study of food and how it is used
nutrients
substance of food your body needs
10 terms
NUTRITION
calcium
calories
iron
minerals
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
how much energy a food has
a nutrient your body needs to make blood
things from the earth your body needs
calcium
a nutrient you body needs for bones and teeth
calories
how much energy a food has
Nutrition
The Food Pyramid
Food groups
Nutrition
Vitamins
helps people understand good nutrition.
show how to divide up different kinds of food.
a set of rules people use to choose good food to eat
invisible parts of food that help make your body stronger
The Food Pyramid
helps people understand good nutrition.
Food groups
show how to divide up different kinds of food.
36 terms
Food & Nutrition Module 1 Part 1- Nutrition & Wellness
absorption
amino acid
appetite
carbohydrates
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
a desire to eat
the body's main source of energy; two types simple (sugars) a…
absorption
the passage of nutrients from the gastrointestinal tract into…
amino acid
one of the building blocks of protein molecules
8 terms
chapter 5 nutrition
nutrition
Nutrients
carbohydrate
fiber
the study of substances and how your body use them
substances in food your body needs
the main source of energy in your body
the tough stringy part of raw fruits and other stuff that you…
nutrition
the study of substances and how your body use them
Nutrients
substances in food your body needs
25 terms
Unit 4-Food and Nutrition
Nutrition
Diet
Food Guide Pyramid
Portion size
The process of taking in food and using it for growth and goo…
All the things you regularly eat and drink
Guide for making healthy daily food choices
The amount of food or beverage item that is served to an indi…
Nutrition
The process of taking in food and using it for growth and goo…
Diet
All the things you regularly eat and drink
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How the Bodies of Animals Help them Meet Their Needs.
Basic Needs
Adaptation
Instinct
Hibernation
The essential items an animal needs to survive: food, water a…
The way an animal adjusts its body (for example its eyes) to…
A complex behavior that is consistent throughout a species an…
A period of inactivity that some animals experience in winter…
Basic Needs
The essential items an animal needs to survive: food, water a…
Adaptation
The way an animal adjusts its body (for example its eyes) to…
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CLS 3: Nutrition
Carbohydrate
Carbohydrate
Calorie
Deficiency
Chemicals in food made of starches and sugars.
Can be classified as simple or complex.
Unit used to measure the amount of energy in foods.
A lack of something.
Carbohydrate
Chemicals in food made of starches and sugars.
Carbohydrate
Can be classified as simple or complex.
145 terms
Food Science: The Biochemistry of Food and Nutrition Chapters 1 through 15, 19
scientific investigation
biotechnology
food science
research and development specialist
the foundation for work in the food science field
using genetics to improve plants and animals for food product…
study of producing, processing, preparing, evaluating and usi…
works with people to develop new food products
scientific investigation
the foundation for work in the food science field
biotechnology
using genetics to improve plants and animals for food product…
Nutritional Guidelines (Ch. 12)
nutrition
nutrients
malnutrition
under nutrition
the study of food and how it is used by the body
the components or substances that are found in food
prolonged inadequate or excessive intake of nutrients and or…
an inadequate intake of one or more required or essential nut…
nutrition
the study of food and how it is used by the body
nutrients
the components or substances that are found in food
58 terms
Nutrition for food service and culinary profession chapters 1 thru 5
Factors influence food selection
Nutrition
Kcal
Nutrients
Flavor (most important) culture, religion, health concerns, d…
The study of nutrients and other substances in body that rela…
Unit of measure of energy in our food.
Nourishing substance in food that provide energy and promote…
Factors influence food selection
Flavor (most important) culture, religion, health concerns, d…
Nutrition
The study of nutrients and other substances in body that rela…
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