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Grade 8 English
4.14 Healthy Eating

Directions: The following questions have been designed to test and improve your knowledge of the topic of healthy eating. Answer these questions and verify your answers. Then, write an essay on whether you think the government should regulate the type of food that is served in fast food restaurants.

Reference: MyPyramid.gov

Q 1: It is widely accepted that one should eat more of _____ than ______.
candy & sweets, fruits
grains, meat
meat, vegetables

Q 2: If grains contain endosperm as well as bran and germ, they are called
whole grains
refined grains
pure grains

Q 3: Wheat, rice, and maize are examples of the food group ____.
vegetables
fruits
grains

Q 4: 'Orthorexia nervosa' means
abnormal weight gain
an obsession with healthy eating
voluntary starvation

Q 5: In 2005, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a completely new food pyramid called My Pyramid. Along with the food groups, it emphasizes _____.
higher education
phsyical activity
creative activities

Q 6: A recent health campaign by the American government has attempted to impress the need to eat lots of fruit and vegetables using the slogan ______.
''1 a day''
''5 a day''
''2 a day''

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