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Solutions for Chapter 8: Planning a Diet for Fitness and Wellness

Personal Fitness for You | 3rd Edition | ISBN: 9780887253171 | Authors: Roberta Stokes, Sandra Schultz

Full solutions for Personal Fitness for You | 3rd Edition

ISBN: 9780887253171

Personal Fitness for You | 3rd Edition | ISBN: 9780887253171 | Authors: Roberta Stokes, Sandra Schultz

Solutions for Chapter 8: Planning a Diet for Fitness and Wellness

Chapter 8: Planning a Diet for Fitness and Wellness includes 10 full step-by-step solutions. Personal Fitness for You was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780887253171. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Personal Fitness for You, edition: 3. Since 10 problems in chapter 8: Planning a Diet for Fitness and Wellness have been answered, more than 2153 students have viewed full step-by-step solutions from this chapter. This expansive textbook survival guide covers the following chapters and their solutions.

Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Annual temperature range

    The difference between the highest and lowest monthly temperature means.

  • Atmosphere

    The gaseous portion of a planet; the planet’s envelope of air. One of the traditional subdivisions of Earth’s physical environment.

  • Cleavage

    The tendency of a mineral to break along planes of weak bonding.

  • Curie point

    The temperature above which a material loses its magnetization.

  • Degenerate matter

    Extremely dense solar material caused by electrons being displaced inward toward an atom’s nucleus.

  • Flood current

    The tidal current associated with the increase in the height of the tide.

  • Gyre

    The large circular surface current pattern found in each ocean.

  • Humidity

    A general term referring to water vapor in the air but not to liquid droplets of fog, cloud, or rain.

  • Incised meander

    Meandering channel that flows in a steep, narrow valley. They form either when an area is uplifted or when base level drops.

  • Kuiper belt

    A region outside the orbit of Neptune where most short-period comets are thought to originate.

  • Outer planet

    See Jovian planet.

  • Principal shells

    See Energy levels.

  • Red giant

    A large, cool star of high luminosity; a star occupying the upper-right portion of the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.

  • Sediment

    Unconsolidated particles created by the weathering and erosion of rock, by chemical precipitation from solution in water, or from the secretions of organisms and transported by water, wind, or glaciers.

  • Sublimation

    The conversion of a solid directly to a gas without passing through the liquid state.

  • Surface waves

    Seismic waves that travel along the outer layer of Earth.

  • Synodic month

    The period of revolution of the Moon with respect to the Sun, or its cycle of phases.

  • Trade winds

    Two belts of winds that blow almost constantly from easterly directions and are located on the equatorward sides of the subtropical highs.

  • Turbidity current

    A downslope movement of dense, sediment-laden water created when sand and mud on the continental shelf and slope are dislodged and thrown into suspension.

  • Wave-cut platform

    A bench or shelf in the bedrock at sea level, cut by wave erosion.