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Homework #1 NFS2030 Fall 2016 Name: Access ID: 1. What is an essential nutrient? 2. List six classes of nutrients and indicate which provide energy. 3. List three functions provided by nutrients. 4. List three ways in which what you eat today can affect your health. 5. What is malnutrition? 6. List three factors other than biological need that influence what we eat. 7. Why is it important to choose a variety of foods? 8. How does moderation help maintain a healthy weight? 9. List the steps of the scientific method. 10. Why are animals used to study human nutrition? 11. What factors should be considered when judging nutrition claims? 12. What is a control group and what is a placebo? 13. Which types of DRI standards can be used as a goal for individual intake? 14. What type of DRI standard can be used to evaluate the adequacy of nutrient intake in a
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