QUIZ 1: NUTRIENT NEEDS Name __________________________ Date __________________________ Hour__________________________ Topic: 3186C Nutrient Needs 1. Name the six nutrients needed by the body. a. b. c. d. e. f. True or False 2. ________ Water accounts for 70% or more of the composition of plants and animals. 3. ________ Carbohydrates are a source of energy. 4. ________ A digestible nutrient cannot be broken down and absorbed by the body. 5. ________ Carbohydrates are made of carbon, oxygen and nitrogen. 6. ________ A nutrient is any class of food that aids in the support of life that makes it possible for animals to grow or provide energy for physiological processes. Fill in the blank 7. _________________ can be considered a seventh nutrient. 8. Minerals can be found primarily in _______________and _________________.