Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's)
What is food?
Answer: Food is any nourishing substance of plant or animal origin that is eaten. - 211
What is the purpose of food?
Answer: Food supplies nourishment, sustains life, provides energy, promotes growth, and maintains health. - 212
What is a nutrient?
Answer: Some examples of nutrients include: carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, and minerals. - 213