Unit 2

Course Title Lab Questions

Welcome to your first online Entrepreneurship lab assignment! At this point, you are asked to complete the web journey questions. Each link (the title of the lab) has a set of questions beneath it. Using the link, answer the questions that follow. Note that links open up a new browser window.

Please include the questions and answers when you submit your assignment in the dropbox. Use appropriate headings in your assignment. Submit the work as one file attachment. This means you complete all work in one word processing document (e.g., Microsoft Word) and attach the file using the dropbox tool. Submit your work in Unit 1: Lab Questions dropbox basket.

The answers to the Review & Critical Thinking questions are worth 10 points

Unit Two Lab Questions

If you are a student that lives in the United States, please complete the US Students lab below. If you live outside of the United States, click on the International Students tab below and complete that lab. Depending on where you live, you will either complete the U.S. Students lab or the International Students lab (not both).


A link to a lab
  1. Why do government agencies conduct nutritional research?
  2. Describe three examples of health information that has come from the Nurses’ Health Study.
  3. When assessing nutritional health, what does laboratory testing monitor?
  4. Describe three results of healthy lifestyle changes.
  5. What happens to the body when you exercise?
A link to a second lab
  1. How does the hypothesis help inform the design of an experiment?
  2. Why might a school hire a nutritionist?
  3. Why do you think that dieting increases the likelihood of eating disorders in teenage girls?
  4. If a diet has inconsistent results, as in the case of the paleo diet, how would that influence your decision to try it? What factors would you look for when choosing a healthy diet?
  5. Why do you think tracking the foods you eat or exercises you do is an important way to stay healthy?
A link to an international lab
  1. How does the hypothesis help inform the design of an experiment?
  2. Why might a school hire a nutritionist?
  3. Why do you think that dieting increases the likelihood of eating disorders in teenage girls?
  4. If a diet has inconsistent results, as in the case of the paleo diet, how would that influence your decision to try it? What factors would you look for when choosing a healthy diet?
  5. Why do you think tracking the foods you eat or exercises you do is an important way to stay healthy?
Discussion Questions

Please post questions and answers on the UNIT TWO discussion boards. Unless otherwise instructed, you should submit at least one full paragraph for each question.

Each discussion assignment is worth 5 points