NUTR 100 Elements of Nutrition Week 6 Quiz Answers
- The calories consumed must __________ the energy expended to maintain weight and keep energy in balance.
- What does a BMI measurement predict?
- What is a total acceptable weight gain of a woman of normal weight during pregnancy?
- Which of the following vitamins is crucial during pregnancy and should be monitored and potentially increased by expectant mothers during pregnancy to reduce the risk of neural-tube and other birth defects in the unborn infant?
- What is the MOST important cause for increasing obesity in the United States?
- Which ONE of the following is a hormone involved in regulating basal metabolism?
- During pregnancy, a woman who is a vegan should have her diet fortified with which of the following nutrients?
- What is the best indicator of nutritional status in an infant?
- Which are the nutrients most often deficient in the diets of American adolescents?
- Since the immune system becomes less efficient with age, it is especially important to consume adequate ______________ and ______________, nutrients that contribute to immune function.