Nutrition And The Flow Of Energy

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The human body requires some energy that it uses to repair some of the body tissues and support the external activities in the world today. There are three primary nutrients used for energy, and they include carbohydrates, protein, and fats, where carbohydrates are the most vital source. Take up this nutrition and flow of energy quiz to see just how much you know.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A plant is...
    • A. 

      An autotroph

    • B. 

      A heterotroph

    • C. 

      A primary producer

    • D. 

      A and C

  • 2. 
    Autotrophs...
    • A. 

      Make their own food

    • B. 

      Are the base of the food chain

    • C. 

      Are primary producers

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    A lion that eats a zebra that ate grass is a...
    • A. 

      Primary producer

    • B. 

      Primary consumer

    • C. 

      Secondary consumer

    • D. 

      Quaternary consumer

  • 4. 
    A bear that eats a fish that ate bugs that ate algae is a...
    • A. 

      Primary producer

    • B. 

      Primary consumer

    • C. 

      Secondary consumer

    • D. 

      Tertiary consumer

  • 5. 
    A person who eats a chicken that ate grain is a...
    • A. 

      Primary producer

    • B. 

      Primary consumer

    • C. 

      Secondary consumer

    • D. 

      Quaternary consumer

  • 6. 
    Primary consumers eat...
    • A. 

      Primary producers

    • B. 

      Primary consumers

    • C. 

      Secondary consumers

    • D. 

      Quaternary consumers

  • 7. 
    Secondary consumers eat...
    • A. 

      Primary producers

    • B. 

      Primary consumers

    • C. 

      Tertiary consumers

    • D. 

      Quaternary consumers

  • 8. 
    Tertiary consumers eat...
    • A. 

      Primary producers

    • B. 

      Primary consumers

    • C. 

      Secondary consumers

    • D. 

      Quaternary consumers

  • 9. 
    Quaternary consumers eat...
    • A. 

      Primary producers

    • B. 

      Primary consumers

    • C. 

      Secondary consumers

    • D. 

      Tertiary consumers

  • 10. 
    What is a Heterotroph?
    • A. 

      An autotroph

    • B. 

      Eats other organisms

    • C. 

      A primary producer

    • D. 

      A and C

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    A cow that grazes on grass out in a pasture is considered a...
    • A. 

      A primary consumer

    • B. 

      A heterotroph

    • C. 

      An herbivore

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 12. 
    If a person eats a salad, what is the person acting as?
    • A. 

      A primary producer

    • B. 

      A primary consumer

    • C. 

      A secondary consumer

    • D. 

      A tertiary consumer

    • E. 

      A quaternary consumer

  • 13. 
    If a person eats a steak (from a cow), the person is acting as...
    • A. 

      A primary producer

    • B. 

      A primary consumer

    • C. 

      A secondary consumer

    • D. 

      A tertiary consumer

    • E. 

      A quarternary consumer

  • 14. 
    If a person eats a salmon (that ate smaller fish that ate algae), the person is acting as...
    • A. 

      A primary producer

    • B. 

      A primary consumer

    • C. 

      A secondary consumer

    • D. 

      A tertiary consumer

    • E. 

      A quaternary consumer

  • 15. 
    As nutritional energy passes through the food chain, energy...
    • A. 

      Is lost

    • B. 

      Is gained

    • C. 

      Remains constant

    • D. 

      Increases, then decreases

    • E. 

      Decreases,then increases