Nutritional Information & Needs Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How many calories per day do teenage girls need?

Question 2 2. How many calories per day do teenage boys need?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a general nutrition recommendation for a patient undergoing cancer treatment?

Question 4 4. Seniors may have a greater need for supplementation of _____.

Question 5 5. This person is a nutrition expert who is qualified to design meal plans for patients with medical conditions.

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Question 6 6. Infants' nutritional needs are met completely through breast milk or an iron-fortified infant formula until what age?

Question 7 7. How many calories per day do school-aged children need?

Question 8 8. How many calories per day do adult women need?

Question 9 9. This might help if a person undergoing cancer treatment develops a metallic taste in their mouth.

Question 10 10. Which of the following would NOT be a reliable source for nutritional information?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following methods is NOT used to conduct a dietary assessment?

Question 12 12. Diane would like to lower her cholesterol, and she has found a trial medication that she believes may work for her. Diane has read up on the recommended medication, but she is not an expert and does not want to be mislead. All of the following are good ways for Diane to protect herself against misinformation EXCEPT _____.

Question 13 13. This is a way for a cancer patient to add nutrients to their diet.

Question 14 14. Dr. Blank has just completed a study with the following conclusion: A high sugar diet will disrupt the REM cycle of sleep. Each of the following could be considered a reliable source of peer review for this study EXCEPT _____.

Question 15 15. Before a research study can be published in a reputable publication, the study must go through the peer-review process. What does this mean?

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Question 16 16. How many grams of protein should teenagers consume daily?

Question 17 17. During a biochemical assessment, what is used to determine a patient's nutritional status?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is part of a vegan diet?

Question 19 19. Women who are menstruating are especially at risk for _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT one of the elements of a nutritional assessment?

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Question 21 21. If a health professional is examining a person's hair and nails to uncover clues about their nutritional status, which element of the nutritional assessment is he performing?

Question 22 22. Which of the following terms is used to describe a systematic set of procedures that scientists follow to gain knowledge?

Question 23 23. Which group is at greatest risk for osteoporosis?

Question 24 24. These micronutrients are natural chemicals found in plant-based foods that provide nutrients for healing and repair.

Question 25 25. Athletes need to make sure they get enough _____ to compensate for high amounts of sweating.

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Question 26 26. A bag of frozen broccoli has the following statement printed on its packaging: 'Good source of calcium which may reduce the risk for osteoporosis'. This is an example of a _____ claim.

Question 27 27. Toddlers need less food because?

Question 28 28. Which of the following persons has an increased risk of developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease?

Question 29 29. How much saturated fat should adults consume daily?

Question 30 30. A can of Kirkland brand Premium Chunk Chicken Breast is 210 calories. There are 3.5 servings per can. If you eat one serving, how many calories have you consumed?

Nutritional Information & Needs Chapter Exam Instructions

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