While You Watch

     Super Size Me    

 

A.  Read the questions and answers below.  Then watch the video a second time and choose the best answer for each question.

 

Day 1 – Walking to work

1.  Morgan walks to work.  How many McDonalds (Golden Arches) does he walk by

    on the way to work? 

a.   13                                     b.   3                                       c.   5                                       d.   2

 

2.  Why are the McDonalds in Manhattan, New York special?

a.   They were the first McDonalds in the world.

b.   There are more McDonalds in Manhattan than any other city in the world.

c.    They are smaller than other McDonalds.

 

3.  Manhattan is 22.4 sq. miles.  How many McDonalds are in that area?

a.   33                                     b.   83                                     c.   43                                     d.    73

 

4.   That averages out to how many McDonalds per square mile?

a.   4                                       b.   5                                       c.   10                                     d.   14

 

Day 1 – At McDonalds

5.  What is Morgan’s first rule?

a.   only eat what McDonalds sells                         b.   eat 3 meals a day                                                       c.   only supersize when asked                         d.   have everything on the menu at least once

 

6.   What is Morgan’s second rule?

a.   only eat what McDonalds sells                         b.   eat 3 meals a day                                                       c.   only supersize when asked                         d.   have everything on the menu at least once

 

 

7.   What is Morgan’s third rule?

a.   only eat what McDonalds sells                         b.   eat 3 meals a day                                                       c.   only supersize when asked                         d.   have everything on the menu at least once

 

8.   What is Morgan’s fourth rule?

a.   only eat what McDonalds sells                         b.   eat 3 meals a day                                                       c.   only supersize when asked                         d.   have everything on the menu at least once

 

Interview with Lisa Young, Professor of Nutrition

9.  What does the government say is a sensible (good) size of meat?

a.   6 oz.                                                         b.   3 oz.                                             c.   12 oz.

 

10. The meat should be as big as…

a.   a book                                                      b.   a ball                                            c.   a deck of cards

 

11. One bagel is the same as how many pieces of bread?

a.   6                                                               b.   5                                                   c.   4

 

12. When McDonalds opened they had “one-size fries.”  What is the “one-size

     called now?

a.   kids                                  b.   small                                c.   medium                            d.  one-size

 

13. How many calories are in the small size fries and the super size fries?

a.   200 / over 600               b.   200 / 500                                   c.   100 / 400                                    d.   200 / 290

 

14. When Burger King first opened they had 12 oz. and 16 oz. sized drinks.  What

     is the 12 oz. called now?

a.   small                                 b.   kiddy                                c.   biggy                                d.   medium

 

15.  How many sizes of drinks are there now at fast food restaurants?

a.   3                                       b.   4                                       c.  5                                        d.  6

 

16. How much soda does a Double Gulp from 7/11 hold?

a.   24 oz.                               b.   ˝ gallon                           c.   42 oz.                               d.   600 oz.

 

17.  How many teaspoons of sugar are in a Double Gulp?

a.   40                                     b.   24                                     c.  4                                        d.   48