When a person's diet is missing a certain nutrient or nutrients, they are said to be _______. A)...

Question:

When a person's diet is missing a certain nutrient or nutrients, they are said to be {eq}\_\_\_\_\_\_\_\ {/eq}.

A) undernurished

B) malnurished

C) anorexic

D) all of the above are true

Nutrients:

Nutrients are substances that are obtained from food particles that are ingested by an organism. Nutrients help in the growth and

reproduction of an organism. Some types of nutrients include:

  1. Proteins.
  2. Vitamins.
  3. Carbohydrates.

Answer and Explanation:

The correct answer is (D) all of the above are true.

A person who is said to be missing certain nutrients is either said to be undernourished,...

See full answer below.

Become a Study.com member to unlock this answer! Create your account

View this answer

Learn more about this topic:

Loading...
Nutrients to Support Physical Activity

from Health and Wellness

Chapter 10 / Lesson 9
15K

Related to this Question

Explore our homework questions and answers library