This Test Is For 8th Graders For The End Of The Nutrition Unit

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This Test Is For 8th Graders For The End Of The Nutrition Unit - Quiz

In the unit on nutrition we looked at what makes up a great diet and what makes up a not-so-great diet. We will also learn about eating disorders, ways to improve our fast food or restaurant diets and about how much hidden sugar we consume on a daily basis. Remind yourself of all this by taking the quiz below.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why did Morgan start the McDonald Super Size Me project?
    • A. 

      To gain weight

    • B. 

      Wanted to know if eating fast food could make you sick

    • C. 

      He wanted to make his girlfriend mad

    • D. 

      As a dare

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 2. 
    How many days did the Super Size Me project last?
    • A. 

      12

    • B. 

      28

    • C. 

      30

    • D. 

      None of these

    • E. 

      Don't know

  • 3. 
    What kind of diet did Morgan eat before the Super Size Me project?
    • A. 

      Meat and veggies

    • B. 

      Vegan

    • C. 

      Omnivorous

    • D. 

      Vegetarian

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 4. 
    How often do dieticians say you should eat fast food?
    • A. 

      Once a day

    • B. 

      Once a week

    • C. 

      Once a month

    • D. 

      Once a year

    • E. 

      Never

  • 5. 
    Name change(s) school's could make to help with the obesity problem in children?
    • A. 

      Require PE every day

    • B. 

      Education students and parents

    • C. 

      Remove access for students to pop machines

    • D. 

      Offer low fat items for lunch foods

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    What were the physical change(s) in Morgan while on the Super Size Me?
    • A. 

      All of these

    • B. 

      He gained weight

    • C. 

      He had more headaches

    • D. 

      He had heart papilations

  • 7. 
    Eating Mc Donalds negatively effects your health.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Don't know

  • 8. 
    What is a calorie?
    • A. 

      Fatty food

    • B. 

      An inorganic substance

    • C. 

      The amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of water

    • D. 

      Nourishment

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 9. 
    What is the food pyramid?
    • A. 

      A place where to Egyptians buried their dead

    • B. 

      Organic substance

    • C. 

      Indigestible material

    • D. 

      Food relationships with recommended daily allowances

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    What is fiber in food?
    • A. 

      A threadlike material

    • B. 

      It stimulates the intestine

    • C. 

      Amount of string in your diet

    • D. 

      Nourishment

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 11. 
    What is obesity?
    • A. 

      Excessive body fat

    • B. 

      Can increase healthy risks

    • C. 

      Can cause permature death

    • D. 

      All of these

    • E. 

      A growing health concern in children

  • 12. 
    In the food pyramid what is the recommended serving allowance for sugars and fats?
    • A. 

      As much as you want

    • B. 

      Sparingly

    • C. 

      Don't know

    • D. 

      Once a day

    • E. 

      Once a week

  • 13. 
    Using the sample, what columns need to be made wider to show all the data?
    • A. 

      A and g

    • B. 

      C and h

    • C. 

      E and f

    • D. 

      F and g

    • E. 

      B and c

  • 14. 
    Using the sample, which day had the most calories?
    • A. 

      Monday

    • B. 

      Tuesday

    • C. 

      Sunday

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 15. 
    Using the sample, an apple has what percentage of fat? 
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      10

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 16. 
    Using the sample, find the =sum calculation at the top; now looking at the sum values, what is the value for this calculation? 
    • A. 

      2337

    • B. 

      3097

    • C. 

      210

    • D. 

      109

    • E. 

      None of these

  • 17. 
    On an Excel spreadsheet, what do the letters across the top represent?
    • A. 

      I don't know

    • B. 

      The columns

    • C. 

      The rows

    • D. 

      Cells

  • 18. 
    Using the sample, on Monday what item had the most calories?
    • A. 

      Ham sandwich

    • B. 

      Hamburger

    • C. 

      Chocolate cake

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 19. 
    Using the sample, on Monday what item had the highest % of fat?
    • A. 

      Ham sandwich

    • B. 

      Hamburger

    • C. 

      French fries

    • D. 

      Chocolate cake

    • E. 

      None of these

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