- 17.1: How can you become a wise consumer?1. Listen carefully to commercia...
- 17.2: When deciding whether to join a fitness club, you should consider:1...
- 17.3: Which of the following can help you determine if a products claims ...
- 17.4: Spot reducing:1. cannot be done2. only works with exercise3. only w...
- 17.5: Which of the following can lead to dangerous dehydration of the bod...
- 17.6: Which is effective in promoting fitness?1. anabolic steroids2. diur...
- 17.7: Which is an effective way to lose weight?1. rubberized suit2. vibra...
- 17.8: When buying exercise equipment, which is not an essential factor to...
- 17.9: Which can help you avoid a rip-off?1. a questioning attitude2. thin...
- 17.10: A fallacy is:1. a useless practice2. a false claim3. a passing fash...
Solutions for Chapter 17: Becoming a Wise Consumer
Full solutions for Personal Fitness for You | 3rd Edition
A linear zone along which continental lithosphere stretches and pulls apart. Its creation may mark the beginning of a new ocean basin.
The transfer of heat by the movement of a mass or substance. It can take place only in fluids.
A chemical bond produced by the sharing of electrons.
A term used to describe plutons that cut across existing rock structures, such as bedding planes.
A rock formed by the crystallization of molten magma.
A magnetic field that is the same as that which exists at present.
The source of the Sun’s energy.
The path of a body in revolution around a center of mass.
A common measure of the degree of acidity or alkalinity of a solution, it is a logarithmic scale ranging from 0 to 14. A value of 7 denotes a neutral solution, values below 7 indicate greater acidity, and numbers above 7 indicate greater alkalinity.
A shell of incandescent gas expanding from a star.
Anticyclones that are assumed to occupy the inner polar regions and are believed to be thermally induced, at least in part.
A positively charged subatomic particle found in the nucleus of an atom.
A magnetic field opposite to that which exists at present.
The local name given a chinook wind in southern California.
The maximum quantity of water vapor that the air can hold at any given temperature and pressure.
Pollutants that are produced in the atmosphere by chemical reactions that occur among primary pollutants.
The time when the vertical rays of the
A narrow jet of rising material in the solar chromosphere.
A small lake in a cirque.