Nutrition Science Quiz

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What is the science of the nutrients in foods and their actions within the body?


What does malnutrition refer to?

Deviation from adequate nutrition

What are macronutrients?

Carbohydrates, protein, fats, and water

What are micronutrients?

Vitamins & minerals

What is a calorie?

A unit of energy

What are essential nutrients?

Nutrients that must be obtained from food

Test your knowledge about the science of nutrients in foods, balanced diets, and the prevention of deficiency diseases. Learn about malnutrition and the role of nutrients in providing energy, regulating agents, and supporting growth in the body.

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