Chapter 8 took a deeper look into human
metabolism of energy (macronutrients:
carbohydrates, protein, fat), discussing
how and when we use the food we
consume. Consider if you have ever
fasted, dieted, or had difficulty eating
food. Have you ever knowingly eaten too
much food? How does the human body
respond to these kcal imbalances in the
short- and long term?
o Remember to answer with full sentences
and describe your yes or no answer with
depth and effort.