Nutrition Vocabulary

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Nutrition Quizzes & Trivia

Are you an aspiring nutritionist and are just about to take up the final quiz to get your certificate? If this is so then the quiz below is perfect for you. Why don’t you give it a try and see how conversant you are with the nutrition vocabulary? All the best and keep a lookout for more quizzes on nutrition.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What shows the food groups and shows what foods to eat in order to stay healthy.
    • A. 

      The Square Meal Guide

    • B. 

      The Food Guide Pyramid

    • C. 

      The Food Triangle

    • D. 

      The Nutrition Pyramid

  • 2. 
    What is the process of breaking down food?
    • A. 

      Digestion

    • B. 

      Chewing

    • C. 

      Eating

    • D. 

      Nutrition

  • 3. 
    What part of the body squeezes food down to the stomach?
    • A. 

      Small intestine

    • B. 

      Large Intestine

    • C. 

      Throat

    • D. 

      Esophagus

  • 4. 
    What part of the body does the most digestion
    • A. 

      Esophagus

    • B. 

      Throat

    • C. 

      Small intestine

    • D. 

      Large Intestine

  • 5. 
    What part of the body digests the remaining food & passes the waste out of the body?
    • A. 

      Small intestine

    • B. 

      Large Intestine

    • C. 

      Esophagus

    • D. 

      Stomach

  • 6. 
    What are the materials in food that people need to grow and stay healthy?
    • A. 

      Nutrients

    • B. 

      Large intestine

    • C. 

      Small intestine

    • D. 

      Digestion

  • 7. 
    What is the Food Guide Pyramid?
    • A. 

      Show the food groups & what foods to eat in order to stay healthy?

    • B. 

      Shows all the bad foods to stay away from eating

    • C. 

      Shows how to make a meal

    • D. 

      A recipe

  • 8. 
    What is digestion?
    • A. 

      A part of the body that processes food

    • B. 

      The stomach

    • C. 

      The process of breaking down food

    • D. 

      The process of cooking food

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      The part of the body that pumps blood.

    • B. 

      The part of the body that squeezes food down to the stomach.

    • C. 

      The part of the body that digests the food.

    • D. 

      The part of the body that processes the waste.

  • 10. 
    What is the small intestine?
    • A. 

      The part of the body that pumps blood.

    • B. 

      The part of the body that processes waste.

    • C. 

      The part of the body where most digestion takes place.

    • D. 

      The part of the body that squeezes the food down to the stomach.

  • 11. 
    What is the large intestine?
    • A. 

      The part of the body where most digestion takes place.

    • B. 

      The part of the body that squeezes food down to the stomach.

    • C. 

      The part of the body that pumps blood.

    • D. 

      The part of the body that processes the waste and passes it out of the body.

  • 12. 
    What are nutrients?
    • A. 

      Materials in food that we need to grow and stay healthy.

    • B. 

      Bad food that we shouldn't eat.

    • C. 

      Digestion

    • D. 

      The food pyramid.