Food and Health Vocabulary Quiz Tests comprehension and vocabulary from EnglishClub's page on Food and Health Vocabulary. You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. 1. Overeating can cause weight loss obesity contamination a) weight loss b) obesity c) contamination 2. What should we eat in order to live long and healthy lives? fast food processed food nutritious food a) fast food b) processed food c) nutritious food 3. If we consume more _______ than we burn each day, we'll put on weight. body fat vitamins calories a) body fat b) vitamins c) calories 4. If your BMI is over 30, you are underweight overweight obese a) underweight b) overweight c) obese 5. Obesity rates increased because food companies began selling more _______ in the 1970s. health food junk food fresh food a) health food b) junk food c) fresh food 6. Obesity is a known risk factor for heart disease, diabetes and cancer influenza malaria a) cancer b) influenza c) malaria 7. Which have been banned in places like New York City? saturated fats unsaturated fats trans fats a) saturated fats b) unsaturated fats c) trans fats 8. Saturated fats and trans fats can form deadly _______ deposits in the blood. sugar cholesterol preservative a) sugar b) cholesterol c) preservative 9. Which has no fattening sugars or sweeteners? pure water fruit juice soft drink a) pure water b) fruit juice c) soft drink 10. Which diet includes fish and seafood but no other meat? pescetarian vegan vegetarian a) pescetarian b) vegan c) vegetarian Your score is: Correct answers: Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers. He is also creator of WORD UP, the world's #1 EFL board game.