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.

 

Chapter 11

1.  How many problems can someone have if they are obese?

a.   5                                       b.   15                                     c.   20                                     d.   25

 

2.  If the diabetes starts before the age of 15, a person will die early.  How many years of life will a person lose?

a.   17 to 27                           b.   17 to 20                          c.   15 to 25                           d.   27

  

Chapter 18

3.  How many food advertisements does the average child watch on TV in one year?

a.   100                                   b.   1,000                                c.   10,000                              d.  100,000

 

4.  95% of all food advertisements are for which foods?

a.   sugar                    b.   sugared cereals              c.   soft drinks                      d.   Pepsi

e.   candy                   f.   fast food                                    g.   Big Macs                          h.   Coke

 

5.  When can most children say “McDonalds”?

a.   by age 5                          b.   when they first learn to speak                                 c.   in grade school               

6.  In the school, Morgan talks to children in the first grade and asks them to look at some pictures.  Who was in the first picture?  Give the correct answer.

a.   George Bush    b.   George Washington             c.   Ronald McDonald    d.   Wendy   e.  Jesus Christ

 

7.  Who was in the second picture?  Give the correct answer.

a.   George Bush    b.   George Washington             c.   Ronald McDonald    d.   Wendy   e.  Jesus Christ

 

8.  Who was in the third picture?  Give the correct answer.

a.   George Bush    b.   George Washington             c.   Ronald McDonald    d.   Wendy   e.  Jesus Christ

 

9.  Who was in the fourth picture?  Give the correct answer.

a.   George Bush    b.   George Washington             c.   Ronald McDonald    d.   Wendy   e.  Jesus Christ

 

10.  Companies spend a lot of money every year on advertising (radio, newspaper, magazines, TV, etc).  In 2001, which company spent 1.4 billion?

a.   Fruit and Vegetable program       b.   Hersey’s candy           c.   McDonalds         d.   Pepsi

 

11.  Which company spent 1 billion?

a.   Fruit and Vegetable program       b.   Hersey’s candy           c.   McDonalds         d.   Pepsi

 

12. Which company spent 200 million?

a.   Fruit and Vegetable program       b.   Hersey’s candy           c.   McDonalds         d.   Pepsi

 

13. Which company spent 2 million?

a.   Fruit and Vegetable program       b.   Hersey’s candy           c.   McDonalds         d.   Pepsi

 

Day 10

14.  What’s in the ketchup that Morgan uses?  Tomato concentrate, vinegar, and…?

a.   Salt                                                          b.  Sugar                                            c.  Oil

 

Chapter 21 – Day 13 (Texas)

15. Does the cashier ask him to Supersize?

a.   Yes                                                           b.   No

 

16. What does he say?

a.   Yes                                                           b.   No

 

17. Of the top 15 fattest cities in America, how many of the fattest cities are in Texas?

a.   1                                        b.   5                                       c.   10                                     d.  15

 

18.  Houston, Texas is one of the fattest cities in Texas.  Which one is it?

a.   first                                 b.   second                             c.   third                                d.   fourth