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  1. What is the name of the black non-stick surface on the pan?
    Teflon
  2. What is Osteoporosis?
    A condition in which the bones become weak and brittle and break easily. It can be prevented at a young age with a diet including a lot of calcium.
  3. Name the 6 cereals.
    • Rye
    • Barley
    • Wheat
    • Maize
    • Oats
    • Rice
  4. What does it mean if you are "coeliac"?
    It means you are intolerant to glucose which is found in wheat, rye and barley.
  5. What is a cereal?
    The seed of the top of an edible grass plant.
  6. Name 3 parts of the structure of a wheat grain.
    • Bran layer
    • Endosperm
    • Germ
  7. What does the germ contain in a wheat grain?
    Most of the protein, fat and vitamin B. It is the  most nutritious part.
  8. What does the endosperm contain in a wheat grain?
    Mainly starch
  9. What does the bran contain?
    several layers which contain large amounts of dietary fibre.
  10. How do you make white flour?
    In order to make white flour, the bran and germ are sieved from the flour leaving just the starchy endosperm which contains little fibre or B vitamins.
  11. What are the 3 things found in food?
    • Sugar
    • Starch
    • Fibre (NSP)
  12. What is a magnetron?
    It is a part in the microwave that coverts electricity into microwaves.
  13. How do microwaves work?
    Microwaves work by firstly the magnetron converting electricity into microwaves and these then reflect off the metal walls and vibrate the water and fat particles. These vibrate so much that they create friction which heats up the food.
  14. How deep can microwaves penetrate?
    3-5cm

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