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Biology
Science
Heart attack
Chew
Lungs
Heart
Balanced Diet
Healthy Eating
Food
Stomach
Teeth
Oesophogus

Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Opening for digestive system Mouth
Type of digestion that uses the teeth Mechanical
Releases enzymes to break down food Saliva
Carries food from mouth to stomach Esophagus
Around 20ft long Small intestine
About five feet long absorbs water and minerals large intestine
Infection of the liver Hepatitis
Enlarged section of the alimentary canal, between the esophagus and the small intestine Stomach
Largest gland in the body Liver
External opening of the anal canal Anus
Small sac near liver Gall bladder
Gland that is dorsal to stomach Pancreas
Structures in the mouth that physically break down food by chewing Teeth
Glands of mouth that produce Silvia Salivary glands
First part of the small intestine connects the pylorus and the jejunum Duodenum
Thick sticky fluid decorated by mucous membrane Mucous
Varicosu veins of the anal canal or anus Hemorrhoid
Blood vessel that carries blood away from heart Arteries
Tiny blood vessel that connects a arterioles and venuoes and allows for exchange for nutrients and gases Capillaries
Type of fat in blood. Received from eating foods such as butter, meat, eggs, etc. Cholesterol

The Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Location where most nutrients are absorbed Small intestine
The tube that connects the mouth to the stomach Oesophagus
The process of moving food from the throat to the stomach using muscle movement peristalsis
The start of the digestive system Mouth
This organ removes toxins and produces a digestive liquid Liver
The digestive liquid that the liver creates Bile
The form of sugar the liver stores glycogen
The stomach contains this Acid
The stomach jobs is to do what to the food Breakdown
The organ that stores bile Gallbladder
The gall bladder released bile to help digest what Fat
This organ regulates blood glucose level in the body Pancreas
The pancreas makes what hormone insulin
This organ is responsible for getting rid of unwanted food Large intestine
The small and large intestine are ___________ Connected
The function of this organ is unknown Appendix
The part of the large intestine that holds unwanted food Rectum
The exit point of the digestive system Anus
Crush food with your teeth Chew
These are used to chew food Teeth
The digestive system breaks down food to get _________________ energy
Muscle in your mouth used to push food around Tongue
The mouth produces this liquid to help with digestion Saliva
The small intestine is broken into how many parts Three
We eat this to get our energy Food
The oesophagus is approximately how many cms long Twenty

Nutrition Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A substance like starch or sugar that is rich in energy Carbohydrates
Found in foods they our body needs for it to work properly Vitamins
Lack of insulin, resistance to insulin or high blood sugar Diabetes
Overweight Obesity
Obsessive desire to lose weight Anorexia
A fat that contains saturated fatty acids Saturated fats
Naturally occurring inorganic salts Mineral salts
Produced without the use of chemical fertiliser Organic
High in fibre and contains seeds Fruit
High in saturated fat Vegetable oil
A compound of the sterol type found in most body tissues Cholesterol
Healthy eating guide Food pyramid
Caused by bacteria and food in the teeth Tooth decay
Found in foods like meat, eggs and milk, important part of the human diet Proteins
Part of plant such as carrot, potato or cabbage Vegetables
Provides nourishment important for growth Nutrients
Being free from illness or injuries Health
A substance absorbed to maintain growth Food
Contains carbohydrates, vitamins, fibre ect. Balanced diet
Necessary for the trasportation of oxygen Iron

Animal Nutrition Crossword

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Description

Basic nutrients animal needs to survive/perform Feed
act of chewing Mastication
substance that acts as a catalyst to start a biochemical reaction Enzyme
enzyme found in saliva Amylase
organic compounds including sugar, starch, and cellulose Carbohydrate
act of swallowing Deglutition
organism with 4 chambered complex stomach Ruminant
organism with simple, single chambered stomach Monogastric
salivary gland under tongue Sublingual
salivary gland at base of tongue Submandibular
salivary gland under ear; produces most saliva Parotid
organism who's diet consists of forages and proteins Omnivore
organism who's diet consits of proteins Carnivore
organims who's diet consists of forages Herbivore
flat teeth at front of mouth Incisor
teeth adapted for tearing Canine
transitional teeth between canines and molars Premolars
teeth with large, flat surface; used to grind and chew Molar
taste sensation that is savory; produced by amino acids and nucleotides Umami

Frog Dissection Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What filters the blood and removes nitrogen waste? Kidney
The entry to the stomach. Esophagus
Acts like a filter and produces bile. Liver
What makes insulin? Pancreas
What catches food? Tongue
What holds the food and prevents animals from escaping? Teeth
The mechanical breakdown of food. Stomach
Take in oxygen. Lungs
Holds pancreas and spleen. Mesenteries
What recycles red blood cells and make white blood cells? Spleen
Where nutrients from food is absorbed into blood stream. Small Intestine
Absorbs water from waste materials before they leave the body. Large intestine
What keeps the animal alive? Heart
Collects oxygen depleted blood as it comes back to heart. Right atrium
Collect oxygen rich blood flowing back from lungs. Left atrium
What stores bile? Gall Bladder
Where the urine emptys. Cloaca
Wide opening that leads to esophagus. Eustachian Tubes

Healthy Eating. Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Balanced Diet
Be Active
Blood Pressure
Bloodflow
Calcium
Carbohydrates
Cholesterol
Citrus Fruit
Diet
Fat
Fibre
Food Plate
Fruit
Glucose
Insulin
Latex Fruits
Minerals
Muscles
Nutrients
Obesity
Protein
Strength
Sugar
Vegetables

Health and Fitness Crossword

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Crossword
Description

Steady activity; heart can supply oxygen muscles need. AEROBICEXERCISE
Physical changes(+ or -) metabolism (slows; weight gain), injuries(reduce options), osteoperosis(bone density; limits options), decreased muscle mass (influences strength options) AGING
Ability to change position of body quickly & control body’s movements AGILITY
Activity in short, fast bursts & heart can’t supply blood and oxygen fast enough ANAEROBICEXERCISE
Business to help people improve fitness levels(will it meet needs? Is there qualified staff? Is equipment taken care of?) ATHLETICCLUBS
Intake =calorie expidenture BODYWEIGHT
Calories used during exercise CALORIEEXPENDITURE
Unit of energy in food CALORIE
Boy=3000; girl=2300 CALORIE REQUIREMENTS
Ability of heart, lungs, and blood vessels to use and send fuel and oxygen to body during long periods of moderate-to-vigorous activity CARDIORESPIRATORYENDURANCE
Ability of heart, lungs, and organs to consume, transport, and utilize organs (exercise regularly to increase) CARDIOVASCULARFITNESS
Nutrient provides energy, helps growth, repairs cells, dissolves and carries vitamins to cells FAT
Everything but fat FATFREEMASS
Ability of body to perform activities FITNESS
What you want to physically accomplish FITNESSGOALS
Notebook to record days, amount, monitor amount, set & achieve goals, avoid repitition, watch improvements, and track food FITNESS FITNESSLOG
diminishing return: more harm than good, body fights itself due to improper recovery or poor nutrition; overload: to improve do more than what’s normal; progression: gradually increase amount and intensity; reversibility:benefits lost when fitness stops; rest & recovery: time to rest to rebuild and recover; warm up: gets body ready for exercise & prevents injury(increase body temp., stretch large muscles to increase elasticity); specificity: specific types of exercise improve specific fitness or muscles; cool down: activities to recover after workout ( heart cool down, muscle cool down, and stretch) MAJORFITNESSPRINCIPLES
Frequency, intensity, time, type FITT
How often FREQUENCY
How hard INTENSITY
How long TIME
Which activity TYPE
Ability to move joints through rom (improved through daily stretching) FLEXIBILITY
Person who buys or used products or services CONSUMER
Taking food into body through mouth CONSUMPTION
Ability to use senses with body parts or 2 or more body parts together COORDINATION
Measurement of strength and endurance of ab. muscles CURLUPS/SITUPS
Lack of water DEHYDRATION
Avoiding junk foods to improve body comp. and balance intake of nutrients DIET
Suggestion for following healthy eating and active living DIETARYGUIDLINES
Ability to perform tasks over period of time ENDURANCE
Amount of food energy = amount energy being used ENERGYBALANCE
Amount of calories used up ENERGYEXPIDENTURE

The Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

These chew food teeth
These help break down carbohydrates and other food. Found in the head salivary glands
absorbs nutrients and minerals from food small intestine
a narrow tube-shaped pouch next to the large intestine and located in the lower right side of the abdomen appendix
These are in the small intestine, look like plush carpet villi
allows your body to use sugar insulin
This helps with digestion. It breaks down fats into fatty acids bile
waste leaves body through this rectum
This body parts 's job is to absorb water from the remaining leftovers large intestine
produces digestive juices to further break down food after it has left the stomach. pancreas
a pear-shaped, hollow pouch located under the liver gall bladder
receives food from the esophagus, it gives acid and enzymes that digest food stomach
produces proteins that are important in blood clotting liver
a "passage way" for food from the mouth to the stomach esophagus
plays an important role in digestion by making sure that food goes down the esophagus throat

Digestive System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a slippery liquid that makes food easy to swallow and helps break the food down Saliva
muscle in your mouth that is used for pushing food around Tongue
the tube that connects the stomach to the mouth Esophagus
the tube after the small intestine where liquid is absorbed Large Intestine
The region of the small intestine where the majority of digestion and absorption take place Duodenum
this produces bile that goes into the small intestine and help digest the food Liver
a long folded tube inside the body attached to the stomach where nutrients in the food are absorbed Small Intestine
a group of organs working together to convert food into energy and basic nutrients to feed the entire body Digestive System
after being swallowed, food goes to this place where it is mixed with acid Stomach
Releases enzymes that aid in Digestion while also regulating blood sugar Pancreas
these are used to chew food Teeth
Ball of chewed food that is swallowed Bolus
Enzyme that begins to break down starch in the mouth Amylase
another name for the Large Intestine Colon
name of the acid found in your stomach Hydrochloric Acid
enzyme that breaks down protein Pepsin
the end of the gastrointestinal tract where waste is ejected out of the body Anus
place where waste is stored until ready to be egested Rectum
yellowish-brown substance that digests fats (lipids) Bile
where bile is stored until ready to be used Gall Bladder

Nutrition/Chapter 9 Crossword

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Description

substances in food that your body needs to function nutrients
small units that make up protein amino acids
what type of carbohydrates are starches? complex
a unit of heat that measures the energy available in food calorie
the study of nutrients and how the body uses them nutrition
the starches and sugars found in foods carbohydrates
tough, stringy part of raw fruits, raw vegetables, and whole wheat fiber
nutrients that promote normal growth, give you energy, and keep your skin healthy fats
the nutrients used to build and repair cells proteins
compounds that help to regulate body functions vitamins
elements in foods that help your body work properly minerals
essential to every body function you have water
helps maintain your body's fluid balance potassium
helps build strong bones and teeth calcium
visual reminder to help consumers make healthful food choices myplate
the emotional desire for food appetite
the body's physical need for food hunger
teens need three cups of what per day to meet their nutrient needs milk
have a high amount of nutrients relative to their number of calories nutrient dense
weighing more than is healthy for a person of your gender, height, age, and body type overweight
weighing less than is healthy for a person of your gender, height, age, and body type underweight
the way you see your body body image
an eating disorder in which a person repeatedly eats large amounts of food and then purges bulimia nervosa
extreme eating behaviors that can lead to serious illness or death eating disorders
eating disorder in which a strong fear of weight gain leads people to starve themselves on purpose anorexia nervosa
a disorder in which a person repeatedly eats too much food at one time binge eating
how many categories of nutrients are there six
method for assessing your body size based on your height and weight body mass index