A) 4 B) 6 C) 8 D) 1oQuestion #2: At what temperature (in degrees Fahrenheit) does water usually boil?
A) 202 B) 212 C) 222 D) 500Question #3: How many grams of sugar are there in a teaspoon?
A) 4 B) 8 C) 12 D) 16Question #4: What is the energy density of a pound of flour?
A) 1651 B) 1492 C) 1000 D) 6Question #5: What is the energy density of a pound of sugar?
A) 1558 B) 1607 C) 1775 D) 2000BONUS: Compare the energy density of a pound of potatoes with the energy density of a pound of French fries. Nutrition Math Quiz Answers:
- C) 8
- B) 212, though altitude affects the boiling point. To calculate the temperature at which water boils in your area, take 1 degree away from 212 for every 500 feet you are above sea level.
- A) 4
- A) 1651
- C) 1775
- Bonus: A pound of potatoes has roughly 347 calories, while a pound of French fries has approximately 1,415 calories. The regular potatoes have roughly 1/4 of the energy density of French fries, which makes them the more healthful option because they are lower in calories and empty calories, yet higher in nutrients than their fried counterparts.