8th grade Science Health and Nutrition Test

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8th grade Science Health and Nutrition Test
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  1. An extreme lack of Vitamin B1 can result in the disease called _________
    beriberi
  2. Match the Vitamin with its function.

    Vitamin B:

    -nervous system
    -builds bones
    -night vision
    -resists infection
    -healthy cells
    nervous system
  3. Match the vitamin with its function

    Vitamin D

    -nervous system
    -builds bones
    -night vision
    -resists infection
    -healthy cells
    builds bones
  4. Match the vitamin with its function
    Vitamin A:

    -nervous system
    -builds bones
    -night vision
    -resists infection
    -healthy cells
    Night vision
  5. Match the vitamin with its function.
    Vitamin C


    -nervous system
    -builds bones
    -night vision
    -resists infection
    -healthy cells
    resists infection
  6. Match the vitamin with its function
    Vitamin E


    -nervous system
    -builds bones
    -night vision
    -resists infection
    -healthy cells
    healthy cells
  7. Sort the steps of digestion from start to finish

    Carbohydrates changed to sugar
    Fats converted to fatty acids
    Nutritents carried to cells
    Proteins broken down to amino acids
    • Carbohydrates changed to sugar
    • Proteins broken down to amino acids
    • Fats converted to fatty acids
    • Nutritents carried to cells
  8. The first part of the body that deals with digestion is the _____________
    mouth
  9. When food leaves the mouth, it travels to the stomach through the ________
    esophagus
  10. In your diagram, the esophagus can be seen passing behind the ____________ before it reaches the ____________
    • liver
    • stomach
  11. In your diagram, the _________________ is a large organ to the left of the stomach (meaning your left, not the person's left) and slightly above it
    liver
  12. In your diagram, the _____________ appears just below the stomach on the left hand side (which is the person's right hand side)
    gall bladder
  13. In your diagram, the ________________ appears just below the stomach on the right hand side (which is the person's left hand side)
    pancreas
  14. In your diagram, the __________________________ can be seen above the small intestine, even though food enters the small intestine first
    The large intestine
  15. In your diagram, the ___________________ are framed by the large intestines
    small intestines

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