How Much Do We Really Know About Child Obesity?

10 Questions

Settings
Please wait...
Child Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Some children are overweight because they have big bones
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What diseases are overweight or obese children are at a higher risk of developing?
    • A. 

      Psoriasis

    • B. 

      Type 2 Diabetes

    • C. 

      Anemia

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Do most foods have hidden calories in them?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Burger, chips, small soft drink

    • B. 

      Burger, cheeseburger, 4 piece chicken nuggets (no drink)

    • C. 

      Crispy chicken bacon salad, Caesar dressing, large soft drink

    • D. 

      Large chips and chocolate milkshake

  • 5. 
    A child’s weight is determined by their BMI as well as their gender and age, but what does BMI actually mean?
    • A. 

      Weight divided by height

    • B. 

      Age divided by height

    • C. 

      Weight divided by age

    • D. 

      Height divided by weight

  • 6. 
    Statistically, what is the biggest contributor to child obesity?
    • A. 

      Portion size

    • B. 

      Lack of vitamins

    • C. 

      Lack of sleep

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    'About one in three children are now obese in the UK'
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What percentage of children in the UK have school dinners?
    • A. 

      38%

    • B. 

      46%

    • C. 

      53%

    • D. 

      55%

  • 9. 
    Obesity can lead to decreased life expectancy, but how many years does this account for in obese children today?
    • A. 

      3 years decrease

    • B. 

      5 years decrease

    • C. 

      7 years decrease

    • D. 

      9 years decrease