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					Chocolate Chip Cookies to eat or
          not to eat?
              Problem
Are Chocolate Chip Cookies good for your
                 health?
      Purpose
Our purpose was to learn
  about the healthiness
    of Chocolate Chip
         Cookies
               Hypothesis
After reading the nutrient labels we predicted
  that Brand B (Keebler) was the healthiest.
              Argument For
• They have eggs in   • They taste good
  them                • Sometimes it doesn’t
• They have flour       have that much sugar
Argument Against
           • It has sugar
 I love
           • It has fat
cookies!
           • It has mostly no
             healthy things if store-
             bought
           • If you eat too much
             you’ll end up
             unhealthy like this cat
       Facts About the Issue
• Too much sugar can cause Type 2 Diabetes.
• The food pyramid shows what foods you
  should eat and not eat.
• Chocolate Chip Cookies contain sugar,
  eggs, and butter (contains fat)
     Health Effects of the Issue
• It causes diabetes   •

• It causes Atrial
  Septal Defect
• You will gain
  weight
      Total Fat in Each Package
                            Total Fat



       Brand C-
                                                110
       Safew ay



Brand B- Keebler                                      136    Total Fat



       Brand A-
                                              103.5
       Nabisco


                   0   50               100            150
                         Total Mass
                                 Total Mass


600
                                510
500
            396
400                                                 340

300                                                               Total Mass

200

100

 0
      Brand A- Nabisco    Brand B- Keebler    Brand C- Safew ay
Total Fat to Mass Ratio
                    Fat to Mass Ratio

 Brand A- Nabisco     Brand B- Keebler   Brand C- Safeway




   3.09
                                                 3.83




                    3.75
                                       Taste Test Scores
                                                           •   5= Extra large amount of chocolate
                                                               chips. Awesome texture. Moist and
                  Taste Test Score
                                                               Chewy. Awesome taste!
  4
           4
                    3 1/2                                  •   4= Large amount of chocolate
3.5
  3
                                 3
                                                               chips. Great texture. Not dry. Great
2.5
  2
                                                               taste.
1.5
  1
                                        Brand A- Nabisco   •   3= Medium amount of chocolate
0.5
  0
                                        Brand B- Keebler
                                        Brand C- Safeway
                                                               chips. Good texture. Somewhat
      Brand A-
      Nabisco
                 Brand B-
                 Keebler
                            Brand C-
                            Safeway
                                                               dry. Good taste
                                                           •   2= Small amount of chocolate
                                                               chips. Fair texture. Dry. Fair taste
                                                           •   1= Hardly any chocolate chips.
                                                               Poor texture. Very dry. Doesn’t
                                                               taste good!
           Possible Solutions
• Eat low fat cookies   • Home make Chocolate
• Eat reduced sugar       Chip Cookies so you
  Chocolate Chip          know ingredients
  Cookies               • Only eat about 3 of
• Check the nutrient      those cookies a day
  labels
From this Project we Learned:
               • How healthy
                 Chocolate Chip
                 Cookies were
               • What the best brand of
                 Chocolate Chip
                 Cookies was
                 (Nabisco)
               • To make sure you
                 know what you are
                 eating
Thank You For Watching!

				
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