Nutrition Quiz

Nutrition Quiz - 6. Looking at the food labels that you...

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Nutrition Quiz 1. Nutrition is the study of: the use, acquisition and requirements of organisms for organic and  inorganic substances. 2. Nutritionally, plants differ from animals in that plants: do not require an outside source of  organic nutrients; animals require an outside source of organic nutrients. 3. Basal metabolic rate is a measurement of: the amount of energy used by the body at  complete rest. 4. The nomogram uses your height and weight mpst directly to determine: your skin surface  area. 5. BAsed on the techniques used in this lab, basal metabolic rate is influenced by: age and sex.
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Unformatted text preview: 6. Looking at the food labels that you have analysed, which of the following information is NOT provided on the label? percent of calories from fats 7. You will probably gainweight if: calories consumed - calories needed is a positive number 8. A generally sendentary individual, such as a student (lots of sitting and reading) would typically require how many calories above the BMR? 500 – 700 9. Your total caloric needs are estimated by: adding the BMR to activity needs. 10. The RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) for vitamin B2 (riboflavin) is: 1.1 mg...
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This note was uploaded on 06/30/2009 for the course BIO 105 taught by Professor Mickle during the Spring '07 term at N.C. State.

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