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  1. In obesity, body weight exceeds normal amount by at least
    A. 10%
    B. 20%
    C. 30%
    D. 40%
    E. 50%
    B
  2. Which of the following nutriens are the body's primary source of energy?
    A. Protiens
    B. Vitamins
    C. Amino acids
    D. Fats
    E. Carbohydrates
    E
  3. Phosphorus is essential for metabolism of all of the following except
    A. Calcium
    B. Glucose
    C. Protein
    D. Cholesteral
    E. Bones
    D
  4. One gram of carbohydrate yields
    A. 4 kilocalories
    B. 6 kilocalories
    C. 8 kilocalories
    D. 9 kilocalories
    E. 10 kilocalories
    A
  5. Botulism
    A. Is a food allergy
    B. Is a symptom of anorexia nervosa
    C. Can be treated with a restricted - potassium diet
    D. Is caused by a roundworm
    E. Is a form of food poisoning often caused by poorly canned foods
    E
  6. Which of the following is called " good " cholesterol?
    A. HDL
    B. LDL
    C. VLDL
    D.Triglycerides
    E. None of the above
    A
  7. How many amino acids are essential to include in a person's diet because they cannot be produced by the adult human body?
    A. 9
    B. 11
    C. 20
    D. 22
    A
  8. Olive oil is an example of a
    A. Polysaturated fat
    B. Protein
    C. Saturated fat
    D. Vitamin
    E. Monounsaturated fat
    E
  9. Potassium deficiecy may cause all of the following except
    A. Bradycardia
    B. Hypertension
    C. Hypothyroidism
    D. Bone Fragility
    E. Impaired growth
    C
  10. The best source of vitamin C (ascorbic acid ) is
    A. Liver
    B. Fruits
    C. Sweet potato
    D. Egg yolk
    E. Lettuce
    B
  11. Zinc deficiency may result in all of the following except
    A. Dwarfism
    B. Delayed growth
    C. Hypogonadism
    D. Anemia
    E. Acromegaly
    E
  12. A deficiency of which of the following vitamins may result in pernicious anemia?
    A. Vitamin B2 E. Vitamin B9
    B. Vitamin B3
    C. Vitamin B6
    D. Vitamin B12
    D
  13. Weight gain during pregnancy
    A. Should be avoided
    B. Is treated with a low-fat diet
    C. Should not exceed 10 pounds
    D. Is recommended to be anywhere between 24 and 35 pounds
    E. Both A and B
    D
  14. Calcium deficiency may result in all of the following disorders except
    A. Tetany
    B. Rickets
    C. Renal hypertrophy
    D. Osteomalacia
    E. Osteoporosis
    C
  15. Excessive amounts of flouride in drinking water may cause discoloration of the
    A. Skin
    B. Teeth
    C. Nails
    D. Hair
    E. Tongue
    B
  16. Which of the following is the most deadly of all food poisonings?
    A. Trichinosis
    B. Salmonellosis
    C. Shigellosis
    D. Botulism
    E. Tinnitus
    D
  17. Water intoxication may result in which of the following conditions?
    A. Stroke
    B. Fatugue
    C. Hypotension
    D. Insomnia
    E. Swelling of the brain cells
    E
  18. A bland diet is often prescribed in the trearment of all of the following except
    A. Uclerative colitis
    B. Gastritis
    C. Gallbladder disease
    D. Heart failure
    E. Peptic ulcer
    D
  19. According to the food pyramid, people should eat most servings of which category of food?
    A. Vegetable group
    B. Fruit group
    C. Bread, cereal, rice, and pasta group
    D. Milk, yogurt and cheese group
    E.Meat, poultry, fish, fish, dry beans, eggs, and nuts group
    C
  20. Iodine deficiency may cause
    A. Cretinism
    B. Anemia
    C. Rickets
    D. Osteoporosis
    E. Hypertension
    A
  21. Vitamin B9 is also known as
    A. Cyanocobalamin
    B. Niacin
    C. Riboflavin
    D. Folic acid
    E. Thiamine
    D
  22. Vitamin D deficiency can cause
    A. Dry Skin
    B. Rickets
    C. Night blindness
    D. Osteomalacia
    E. Both B and D
    E
  23. How many glasses of water a day should people drink on average?
    A. 3 to 5
    B. 6 to 8
    C. 10 to 12
    D. 9 to 11
    E. 48 to 64
    B
  24. Vitamin C
    A. Is important for night vision
    B. Is essential for normal formation of bones and teeth
    C. Helps heal wounds and protect against infections
    D. Is important for muscle developement
    E. Helps prevent spina bifida
    C
  25. A condition caused by an overdose of vitamins is
    A. Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome
    B. Avitaminosis
    C. Anemia
    D. Hypervitaminosis
    E. Beriberi
    D.
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