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Weight Management & Energy Needs Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does sleep correlate with weight gain?

Question 2 2. Diabetes and cancer have what in common?

Question 3 3. Which of the following terms is use to describe the minimal amount of energy needed to maintain your bodily functions while at rest?

Question 4 4. How is sleep related to obesity?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a controllable risk factor for obesity?

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Question 6 6. Stacy and Samantha are the same age and height, but Stacy is 50 pounds heavier than Samantha. Samantha is always colder than Stacy. What is causing the difference in the way their bodies handle temperature?

Question 7 7. What is the BMI of a person who weighs 75 kg and who is 1.82 meters tall?

Question 8 8. Stephanie started tracking the amount of calories that she eats and burns each day. She realized that on average she ate 2,500 calories per day and burned about 2,300. This means that she has a _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following BEST describes energy balance?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT a suggestion for a balanced diet?

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Question 11 11. _____ is a precise way to measure body fat percentage using underwater weighing.

Question 12 12. All of the following are environmental factors that may contribute to childhood obesity, EXCEPT _____.

Question 13 13. How is a person's body composition estimated?

Question 14 14. Which of the following individuals is considered to be obese?

Question 15 15. Jack is feeling sluggish. The doctor says Jack has hypothyroidism and is unable to produce enough thyroxine (T4). This condition can result in which of the following?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a process of calculating heat production by first measuring oxygen consumption and carbon dioxide production in order to determine how much energy is used by the body?

Question 17 17. Bill has a healthy meal for breakfast. The energy that his body uses to digest, absorb, and store nutrients is known as which of the following?

Question 18 18. What is true about the rate of obesity in the last 30 years?

Question 19 19. Joe eats a burger, french fries, and a milkshake for dinner. His body works to store some of the extra fat from his meal. Which hormone was released from adipose tissue to make this storage possible?

Question 20 20. How does a person who is classified as obese differ from a person who is classified as overweight?

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Question 21 21. Adipose tissue is an efficient way to store energy because each gram of fat provides how many calories?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is a FALSE statement concerning adipose tissue?

Question 23 23. A caloric intake that is less than caloric expenditure is more appropriately termed:

Question 24 24. Which of the following techniques uses a small electrical current to estimate body fat percentage?

Question 25 25. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) define childhood obesity as _____.

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Question 26 26. What is the daily energy use of a 27-year-old male who is 70 inches tall, weighs 180 pounds, and does little or no exercise?

Question 27 27. The amount of energy necessary to digest, absorb, and transport a certain type of food is known as the _____.

Question 28 28. Aiden has Prader-Willi syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that results in a child chronically overeating. What complaint is Aiden's mom likely to hear from her son?

Question 29 29. One effect of obesity is:

Question 30 30. Which of the following statements concerning a balanced diet for children is FALSE?

Weight Management & Energy Needs Chapter Exam Instructions

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