Fat Facts: Saturated and Unsaturated Test Tubes

ITEM: 79125
$88.00

Overview

Help your group understand the difference between saturated and unsaturated fats and why they need to limit their consumption of saturated fat. This set of ten test tubes reveals the saturated and unsaturated fat content of 10 common foods. It also graphically shows the difference between saturated and unsaturated fat—the simulated saturated fat is thick and slow-moving, while the simulated unsaturated fat flows easily. Perfect for lessons detailing the importance of limiting saturated fat in the diet.

Teach about saturated and unsaturated fat in the diet with this set of test tubes depicting the fat content in 10 common foods. Visit our site to learn more!
Details

Knowing more about the amount and type of fat in foods can help your group make healthier eating choices. The Saturated and Unsaturated Test Tubes visibly reflect the difference between the two types of fat—the simulated saturated fat is thick and slow-moving, while the simulated unsaturated fat flows easily. Test tube set includes samples of the following foods:


  • Butter
  • Soft Margarine
  • Cooked Sirloin Steak
  • Cooked Chicken Breast
  • Roasted Peanuts
  • Corn Chips
  • Cheddar Cheese
  • Croissant
  • Premium Ice Cream
  • Chocolate Bar

Set includes 10 test tubes, display rack, tent card, nylon carrying case, and informative, reproducible handout with review questions.