Continuing Professional Education quizzes offer dietetics professionals the opportunity to earn CPE credit. Food & Nutrition offers 2.0 CPE hours via a self study (not professional reading) for completing the entire issue. Quiz questions reflect a series of articles, not a single article.

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Below are links to Food & Nutrition CPE quizzes. All questions are multiple choice and include an answer key.

  1. Enter your name and CDR registration number.
  2. Answer all of the quiz questions.
  3. Enter the Captcha® code. (This is to verify you are a real person and not a bot.)
  4. Press the SUBMIT button.
  5. From the confirmation page, you may choose to download a Certificate of Completion or email yourself a link to the certificate. Click one of the links — either to download or to email certificate:
    • Download: the certificate will appear in your browser window as a PDF; print the certificate from this page or right-click to download and save.
    • Email: this will open your computer’s default email program with a populated message that includes a link to download the certificate. Be sure to change the email recipient “To:” field to your email address.
  6. Print and fill out the certificate for your records. Retain a copy for your portfolio and licensure needs. Food & Nutrition will have your participation on file for seven (7) years.
  7. Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTRs) will need to manually log this activity in the Step 4 CPE Activity Log. It is up to the practitioner to determine which learning needs code is most appropriate for his or her portfolio.
Release Date 10/30/2015
Quiz Expiration Date 10/30/2018
Estimated time to complete activity 2.0 hrs
Quiz CPE credits 2.0 hrs

Educational Objectives

This CPE quiz covers the following articles:

  • The AGE Limit
  • DIY Kitchen: Making Homemade Stock
  • Love Lentils
  • Today’s Look at Yesterday’s Deli
  • Discover: Twine
  • Click: App Reviews
  • Research: New Studies
  • Ask: Your Questions
  • Savor: Beets

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Summarize the various uses for twine in the kitchen and identify those safe for use in cooking.
  • Explain the difference between stock and broth.
  • Describe how AGEs are believed to be formed in foods and at least two of their potential health effects in the body.
  • Compare the different types, nutrients, uses and cooking methods of lentils.
  • Provide a reason that consumers give for buying prepared foods.
  • Detail the nutritional attributes of beets, including the compound in beets that is of particular interest to athletes.


1. A
2. C
3. B – False
4. A
5. A
6. D
7. C
8. D
9. B
10. C