Background: In this assignment, you will investigate the chemical composition of the foods we eat as

Background: In this assignment, you will investigate the chemical
composition of the foods we eat as our bodies break down food by the digestive
process.
The USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory
has posted a resource through which you can investigate the chemical
composition of foods. Go to the USDA Lab Link at USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory:http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/foodcomp/search/
Instructions
Type in a keyword, then select a food group using the
drop-down arrow, then click “submit.”This pulls up a menu with lots of choices.Choose one food choice, then click “submit”Next choose a portion size, then click
“submit”This will bring up the nutritional information needed
to complete the assignment.
Example:
Keyword: AppleSelect Food Group: Fruits and Fruit JuiceApples, raw, with skin.One medium