Homework 2 Digestion Absorption and transport Name:
Nutrition 130 Nutrition and the human body For each of the nutrients listed below, indicate the mechanism of action for each of the processes identified above. Digestion/Enzyme activity Carbohydrate
Classification Main Function(s)
Significant Food Sources
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Many people think of diet as a four letter word. Over the decades countless have been
introduced into American culture, each offering their own rules to regulate and supervise eating
habits; aimed to decrease weight, or correct a specific body imbalance.