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Unformatted text preview: FDNT 150 – Foods Lecture Name_ Spring 2008 Banner ID @_ Due: January 23, 2008 Assignment: Food Choices and Our Senses Directions: Please answer the following questions using your own words. You may use your notes and textbook as references. All answers must be typed and double-spaced. 1. Why is food evaluation important to consumers and the food industry? (2 points) Evaluation of food is important to consumers for a few reasons. One reason being that the objective testing of the food helps to measure the content and content quality of food. Then next, being subjective testing which helps to determine the taste of food before it is sent out. For example, does the “old” version taste the same as the new enhanced or “enriched” version? (Better or worse if different?) This research is also important to the food industry because if they did not perform these tests then, their food would have a greater chance of not being bought. As well, as if the taste does not please their target group then they have wasted time, energy and...
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