ESL Video Quiz: How sugar affects the brainQuiz #: 23778
When you eat something loaded with sugar, your taste buds, your gut and your brain all take notice. This activation of your reward system is not unlike how bodies process addictive substances such as alcohol or nicotine -- an overload of sugar spikes
Channel: Annie ELT
Level: High Intermediate
Quiz by Annie ELT
This ESL Video quiz titled, "How sugar affects the brain," is for high-intermediate English as a Second Language students who are studying English online to develop fluency in English.
How sugar affects the brain
Quiz #: 23778
What is the main idea of the video?
Sugar contains molecules that are called carbohydrates.
Carbohydrates help us to have energy.
Only sweet products contain sugar.
What happens when we eat sweets?
What is the reward system activated by?
What happens when we over-activate the reward system by eating much sweet food?
There are sugar receptors in our gut and stomach.
Dopamine is produced when we...
Why is it hard to eat vegetables such as broccoli?
Our brain doesn't pay attention to new and different food.
Dopamine becomes less when we eat the same kind of food and we want something new.
Dopamine lessens when we eat sweets every day and we want a change.
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