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The label lists 80, suggesting that the calorie value was rounded down. indd 14 09/11/10 1:49 PM Rev. Confirming Pages Chapter 1: What You Eat and Why 15 Calculating Calories Use the 4-9-4 estimates for the calorie content of carbohydrate, fat, and protein introduced over the last few pages to determine calorie content of a food. Consider these foods: 1 Large Hamburger Carbohydrate 39 grams ϫ 4 ϭ 156 kcal Fat 32 grams ϫ 9 ϭ 288 kcal Protein 30 grams ϫ 4 ϭ 120 kcal Alcohol 0 grams ϫ 7 ϭ 0 kcal Total 564 kcal 8-ounce Piña Colada Carbohydrate 57 grams ϫ 4 ϭ 228 kcal Fat 5 grams ϫ 9 ϭ 45 kcal Protein 1 grams ϫ 4 ϭ 4 kcal Alcohol 23 grams ϫ 7 ϭ 161 kcal Total 438 kcal You can also use the 4-9-4 estimates to determine what portion of total calorie intake is contributed by the various calorie-yielding nutrients.
Also, satiety regulation is not perfect; body weight can fluctuate. indd 21 gastrointestinal (GI) tract The main sites in the body used for digestion and absorption of nutrients. It consists of the mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum, and anus. Also called the digestive tract. 09/11/10 1:49 PM Rev. com/wardlawcontfa2 hormone A compound secreted into the bloodstream by one type of cell that acts to control the function of another type of cell. For example, certain cells in the pancreas produce insulin, which in turn acts on muscle and other types of cells to promote uptake of nutrients from the blood.
Lipids yield more calories per gram than do carbohydrates—on the average, 9 kcal per gram—because of this difference in composition. , ether and benzene) but not in water. The basic structure of most lipids is the triglyceride. , fatty acids) for the body and are the major form of fat in foods. They are also the main form for energy storage in the body. indd 9 ment, such as iron or calcium. Atoms consist of protons, neutrons, and electrons. triglyceride The major form of lipid in the body and in food.