Fast Food Nation - Freshman English

 

 

Use these two articles to support your argument.

Article Work Cited Page Entry
Fast Food is Unhealthy Irani, Sarah. “Fast Food is Unhealthy.” Fast Food. Ed. Lauri S. Friedman. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2010. 12-18.  FollettShelf. Web.
Fast Food is Not Always Unhealthy Markels, Alex. “Fast Food is Not Always Unhealthy.” Fast Food. Ed. Lauri S. Friedman. Farmington Hills, MI: Greenhaven Press, 2010. 19-24.  FollettShelf. Web

 

Articles on fast food and restaurant food  (password is knights)

 

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Calculate the Nutrition Facts for a Specific Meal

Go to: http://www.fastfoodnutrition.org/
To get the nutritional facts for a specific item at a specific restaurant.

  • Click on a restaurant on the left side of the page.
  • Then click on the item for which you want nutrition information.

You can also browse through a list of the food items offered at a specific restaurant. That way you can see at a glance exactly which of the restaurants’ items is the best/worst.

  • Click on a restaurant on the left side of the page.
  • Click on the Nutritional Chart button on the right.

Click on Fast Food Calculator to determine the nutritional facts for an entire meal at a restaurant (it does the math for you….you are welcome).

Click on The Best or The Worst to see foods with the lowest/highest fat, calories, etc.

Nutritionix has information on some restaurants like Applebee’s and Chili’s.  You can also go directly to the restaurant’s website.

 Information on what is healthy - Use this information to construct your argument

 

 

Remember to cite your sources.
Dr. M.'s Cheat Sheet available here.

   
   

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