Lab 8 NUTRITION AS A SCIENCE

Lab 8 NUTRITION AS A SCIENCE - NUTRITION AS A SCIENCE In...

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NUTRITION AS A SCIENCE In this lab you will be researching the process and steps involved in the SCIENTIFIC METHOD. You will need to determine which sources of Nutrition Information are reliable and credible. In addition you will identify, use and understand a survey as a tool to obtain knowledge concerning health and eating habits of a population subgroup. You will also evaluate data collected in a wellness survey. 1. What characteristics are associated with a sound research study? 2. What is a hypothesis? List the specific characteristics that should be included in a well-written hypothesis. 3. What is meant by the term Subject Bias? List a couple of possible examples where you might suspect Subject Bias. 4. Find an article about a recent “New Diet Discovery”. What aspects about the article and author should you look for to determine if the article contains credible information? Which of these aspects where found in your article? Which were not? Please list the examples of these aspects as they were found in your article. 5.
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