Which of the following is true about school-age children in North America?
a. most are not adequately nourished
b. those who snack in preference to eating meals do better nutritionally
c. the level of fat in children’s diets is the same as in the diets of adults
d. girls consume greater quantities of food than boys
77. Most females will gain no more than two to three inches in height after the onset of ____________.
a. puberty c. the pubertal growth spurt
b. adolescence d. menses
78. An adolescent female with a small amount of downy pubic hair and breast buds will be classified at which sexual maturity rating
a. stage 1 c. stage 3
b. stage 2 d. stage 4
79. Which of the following is NOT true about adolescents
a. they are generally well nourished
b. breakfast makes significant contribution to nutrient intakes
c. consumption of fast food increases
d. difference between males and females increase