Explore BrainMass
Share

Algebra word problem

This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

A girl is celebrating her seventh birthday. Each guest is served one large slice of chocolate cake, a hamburger, French fries, and some oranges.

Identify the food groups mentioned above.

If one slice of chocolate cake contains 35g of carbohydrate, 15g of fat and 5g of protein, calculate the kilocalories that each slice of cake contains.

Identify all the food groups that form a part of a balanced diet along with their sources.

© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 21, 2019, 11:28 pm ad1c9bdddf
https://brainmass.com/math/basic-algebra/458760

Solution Preview

(a) Identify the food groups mentioned above.

Here are the identifications:

Chocolate cake : Carbohydrates
Hamburger (provides proteins) : Meat
French fries : Fats and oil, potatoes
Oranges : Fruits, vitamins, and ...

Solution Summary

A girl is celebrating her seventh birthday. Each guest is served one large slice of chocolate cake, a hamburger, French fries, and some oranges.

Identify the food groups mentioned above.

If one slice of chocolate cake contains 35g of carbohydrate, 15g of fat and 5g of protein, calculate the kilocalories that each slice of cake contains.

Identify all the food groups that form a part of a balanced diet along with their sources.

$2.19