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1

There are ____ and ____ drugs

Legal and illegal

2

There are performance enhancers, hallicogens and

Stimulants, depressants and pain killers

3

What is in a cigarette that is addictive

Nicotine

4

What part of the cigarette causes cancer

Tar

5

What is the job of calcium

Too strengthen your bones

6

Define a balanced diet

A balanced diet is a bit of everything, making sure you don't have too much of one thing and too little of another. Having a balanced diet means you should not suffer from obesity

7

Name a legal drug that you can find in everyday drinks? What drinks is this found in name 2

Coffee and coke

8

What are the dangers of Alcohol

Stomach alcers, heart disease, brain and liver damage. As well as aggression

9

Six main nutrients

Protein
Carbs
Vitamins
Minerals
Fats
Water

10

Difference in carbs and sugars

Sugars are short term release energy carbs are long term

11

Fat provides

Energy and insulation

12

Enzymes are used for

For breaking down the food and help speed up the rate of digestion

13

Protease breaks down what

Breaks up protein into amino acids

14

Lipase breaks what

Fats into fatty acids

15

5 different types of drugs

Depressant eg. Alcohol
Stimulant eg. Caffeine, ecstasy
Painkillers eg. Heroin, panadol
Hallucinogens eg. Cannabis
Performance enhancers eg. Steroids