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Real total fat Bethany Fargher Instructor Layla Hedayat MAT126: Survey of mathematical methods July 11, 2011 I went over to my mother’s house the other day and we were talking about this assignment. She gave me some labels to take home with me. She also told me don’t tell me the results of this paper either because these are some of my favorite foods, I don’t want to know if they are bad for me she said. She gave me one for mac n cheese, hunts pasta sauce, fudge round. I’m going to show actually how much fat is in these items. Macaroni and cheese Calories 250 as packaged 300 prepared Total fat 1.5g Protein 9g Fat calculations: We will convert fat into calories. By multiplying the number of grams of fat by 9: 1.5x9 =13.5 calories Then divide the fat calories by the total calories and multiply by 10% to get the percentage of the calories derived from fat: 13.5/250x100% =0.054x100=5.4% from fat 13.5/300x100%=0.045x100=4.5% from fat Protein calculations: Convert protein content into calories, by multiplying the number of grams of protein by 4:

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## This note was uploaded on 08/24/2011 for the course ENG 225 taught by Professor Richardbair during the Spring '10 term at Ashford University.

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