Fresh, Canned, Frozen, Dried

What is your favorite way
of eating vegetables?
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What is your favorite way
of eating vegetables?

Slide 1 - Woordweb

Unit 3 Vegetables

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

What are we going to learn?
  • Classifications
  • Nutritional Value
  • Selecting & Storing
  • Fresh, Canned, Frozen, Dried

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Cost of Fresh Vegetables
Vegetables cost less during their peak growing season

Slide 4 - Tekstslide

Canned Vegetables
  • Canned vegetables usually cost less than either frozen or fresh produce
  • Choose cans that are free from dents, bulges, and leaks
  • Store cans in a cool, dry place

Slide 5 - Tekstslide

Frozen Vegetables
  • Frozen vegetables retain the appearance and flavor of fresh vegetables better than canned and dried vegetables. 
  • However, freezing may alter their texture somewhat

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

Frozen Vegetables
  • Frozen vegetables usually cost less than fresh
  • Choose packages that are clean and frozen solid
  • A heavy layer of ice may indicate that the food thawed and re-froze

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

Dried Vegetables (Legumes)
  • Examples of dried vegetables: Peas, Beans, and Lentils
  • Legumes are high in protein and fiber
  • Store then in a cool dry place and in covered container 

Slide 8 - Tekstslide

How do you like you like to purchase your vegetables?

Slide 9 - Poll

Unit Price
The unit price of an item is the cost per unit of the item. 

Slide 10 - Tekstslide

Unit Price
We divide the price of certain number of units of an item (each, ounce) by the number of units (pounds, each).

This is how we find the Unit Price

Slide 11 - Tekstslide

Unit Price Example
To find the Unit Price of 12 ounces of soup that costs $2.40.

First: Divide $2.40 by 12 ounces

The answer will = 0.20

The Unit Price of 12 ounces of soup that costs $2.40 is $0.20

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

"Better Buy"
To determine which of two given items is a "better buy" look at the unit price.

  • The item with the smaller unit price is considered the "better buy"

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

"Better Buy" Example
In an store, especially a grocery store, the Unit Price is visible on the label for easy comparison

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

What canned vegetable is the "better buy"?
12 oz for $3.25
24 oz for $4.00

Slide 15 - Open vraag

What fresh vegetable is the "better buy"
2 Onions for $0.99
6 Onions for $3.99

Slide 16 - Open vraag

Price Comparison Assignment
22 Points

Watch the video
Using, fill out the Price Comparison Document
DUE 10/12 11:59pm

Slide 17 - Tekstslide