GACE Health Education Test II: Practice & Study Guide

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  • Available Lessons: 45
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What is Nutrition?
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    What is Nutrition?

Course Summary

Access details about dieting and nutrition, substance abuse and school health programs using this study guide. This course provides a review of information you will be required to know when you take the Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Health Education Test II exam.
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4 chapters in GACE Health Education Test II: Practice & Study Guide

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Ch 1. GACE Health Education: Sources & Functions of Nutrients {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[55140].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Nutrition? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25638].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25638].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Energy-Yielding Nutrients: Carbohydrates, Fat & Protein Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25639].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25639].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Structure and Function of Carbohydrates Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Carbohydrates? - Sources & Intake Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20019].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20019].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Structure and Function of Lipids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Lipids: Types & Nutritional Role Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How Amino Acids Form Protein Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19096].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19096].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Essential & Nonessential Amino Acids: Difference & Roles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Water's Role as a Nutrient: Importance & Dietary Need Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Classification of Minerals: Major & Trace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Influences on the Absorption, Retention, & Availability of Minerals in the Body Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Minerals in Our Food: Functions in the Body & Food Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18385].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18385].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Vitamins We Need: Their Importance & Sources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Classification of Vitamins: Water-soluble & Fat-soluble Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Healthy Diet Planning Guidelines: Nutrients & Food Groups Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Create a Healthy Eating Plan Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18836].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18836].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Dietary Reference Intakes: EAR, RDA, AI & UL Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27964].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27964].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Assessing Your Nutrition, Diet & Health: How to Avoid Disease Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25643].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[25643].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Drives Us to Eat? - Influence of Hunger & Appetite Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Factors that Influence Dietary Choices: Gender, Culture & Other Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The American Diet: Characteristics, Food Habits & Guidelines Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Determining Your Nutritional Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17708].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Calories: Definition, Purpose & Total Count Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How to Read Food Labels: Understanding Claims & Components Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18745].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18745].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Making Healthy Nutritional Choices: Habits, Behaviors & Resources Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Nutritional Myths, Facts, Risks & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17710].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence: Definition and Causes of Substance Disorders Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10431].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Drugs: Classifications & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Addiction and Addictive Behaviors: Types & Warning Signs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18489].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18489].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - From Misuse to Abuse: Distinction & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Addiction: Not The Same As Habit, Impulse, or Obsession Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18494].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18494].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How Drug Use Affects a Teen's Life Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Drug Abuse: Physical Consequences and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Effects of Alcohol: Physiological, Behavioral & Long-Term Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Alcoholism: Causes, Symptoms, Effects & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Social and Political Issues of Tobacco Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Tobacco Use: Addiction and Short-Term Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Smoking: Long-Term Consequences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17656].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17656].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Analyzing Tobacco & Alcohol Advertisements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54675].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54675].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Treating Substance-Related Disorders: Biological, Behavioral and Psychodynamic Approaches Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10437].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10437].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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