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Chapter 9A:Spotlight on Obesity

1: Obesity due to an increase in both the size and number of fat cells
hypercellular obesity
hypertrophic obesity
hyperplastic obesity
android obesity
2: Obesity due to an aboe-average number of fat cells
hypercellular obesity
hypertrophic obesity
hyperplastic obesity
android obesity
3: Obesity due to an increaein the size of fat cells
hypercellular obesity
hypertrophic obesity
hyperplastic obesity
android obesity
4: Americans are more likely to become obese if they have high socioeconomic status
TRUE
FALSE
5: Which of the following statements regarding the sociocultural influences on obesity is NOT true
less-educated women have a higher incidence of obesity
people residing in the southern united states have a higher incidence of obesity than those in northern states
women who are unemployed have lower incidence of obesity than women who are employed
fatness increases during adulthood and declines in older adults
6: Which of the following is NOT considered a health risk of being overweight or obese
hypertension
cancer
stroke
gallbladder disease
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