Home Economics Terms And Vocabulary Test! Trivia Questions Quiz

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Home Economics Terms And Vocabulary Test! Trivia Questions Quiz

Below is a trivia questions quiz on Home Economics Terms and Vocabulary Test! There are a lot of things that sound or are seen as homey and the quiz below is perfect for testing pout just how much you know about home economics. Think it’s just enough to give you the high score? Do give it a shot and get to find out!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Feelings such as happiness, fear, or love is called
    • A. 

      Emotions

    • B. 

      Culture

    • C. 

      Personality

    • D. 

      Self-control

  • 2. 
    A period of growth and change between childhood and adulthood is
    • A. 

      Childhood

    • B. 

      Adolescence

    • C. 

      Infancy

    • D. 

      Teenage

  • 3. 
    The physical traits that are passed on to children from their parents are called
    • A. 

      Heredity

    • B. 

      Environment

    • C. 

      Personality

    • D. 

      Background

  • 4. 
    A goal that may be reached relatively quickly is a priority.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A realistic goal is a goal you are confident that you can reach.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Someone who spends time and energy without pay to serve others is a
    • A. 

      Citizen

    • B. 

      Leader

    • C. 

      Teamplayer

    • D. 

      Volunteer

  • 7. 
    Everyone in the group cooperates and works together to reach a goal.
    • A. 

      Citizens

    • B. 

      Community

    • C. 

      Teamwork

    • D. 

      Goal

  • 8. 
    The process of sending and receiving messages is called communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The look on your face, gestures, and body stance is called verbal communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Messages sent without using words is called nonverbal communication.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Talking about other people and their personal lives is called gossip.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    A general term used to describe illnesses caused by food that is infected with bacteria is called..
    • A. 

      Perishable

    • B. 

      Spoilage

    • C. 

      Seafood

    • D. 

      Food poisoning

  • 13. 
    When food becomes infected with bacteria it is usually said it is ..
    • A. 

      Contaminated

    • B. 

      Spoiled

    • C. 

      Ill

    • D. 

      Damaged

  • 14. 
    A type of bacteria found in uncooked food, such as meat, fish, and poultry is called
    • A. 

      Salmonella

    • B. 

      Food boisoning

    • C. 

      E.coli

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    A lab plan is a list of jobs that need to be done and who will do each job.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    It does not matter the order of the steps just as long as they are completed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Which nutrient helps body cells grow and repair?
    • A. 

      Sugar

    • B. 

      Protein

    • C. 

      Fat

    • D. 

      Starch

  • 18. 
    What are the chains of the body's building blocks called?
    • A. 

      Amino acids

    • B. 

      Proteins

    • C. 

      Nutrients

    • D. 

      Carbohydrates

  • 19. 
     Apples and potatoes are examples of foods that provide what type nutrient?
    • A. 

      Incomplete protein

    • B. 

      Carbohydrate

    • C. 

      Complete protein

    • D. 

      Fat

  • 20. 
    Which of the following does not provide complete proteins?
    • A. 

      Dry beans

    • B. 

      Eggs

    • C. 

      Meat

    • D. 

      Cheese

  • 21. 
    Which substance helps the body get rid of waste?
    • A. 

      Carbohydrate

    • B. 

      Protein

    • C. 

      Fiber

    • D. 

      Fat

  • 22. 
    Which food group in the food guide pyramid is the most important?
    • A. 

      Milk

    • B. 

      Fruit

    • C. 

      Vegetable

    • D. 

      Grains

  • 23. 
    What is represented by the red band in the food guide pyramid?
    • A. 

      Fats, oils, and sweets

    • B. 

      Fruit

    • C. 

      Grains

    • D. 

      Vegetables

  • 24. 
    What is represented by the yellow band in the food guide pyramid?
    • A. 

      Fats, oils, and sweets

    • B. 

      Milk and dairy

    • C. 

      Meat and beans

    • D. 

      Fruit

  • 25. 
    What represents the staircase in the food guide pyramid?
    • A. 

      You need to eat in steps

    • B. 

      You are working towards your goals

    • C. 

      Each step represents each food you eat

    • D. 

      It represents physical activity

    • E. 

      All of the above