ASVAB General Science Macronutrients Practice Test 271493

Question 1 of 5

Like carbohydrates, fats provide energy to the body. The difference is energy from fats tends to be longer burning as opposed to the quick fuel provided by carbohydrates. Fats come in three types, saturated (meats, shellfish, eggs, milk), monounsaturated (olives, almonds, avocados), and polyunsaturated (vegetable oils). Saturated fats can raise LDL ("bad") cholesterol while unsaturated fats can decrease it.

Saturated fats can __________ LDL ("bad") cholesterol while unsaturated fats can __________ it.

decrease, stabilize

stabilize, raise

decrease, raise

raise, decrease