Fat Facts: Snack Foods Test Tubes

ITEM: 79173


The calories in little snacks can add up quickly, especially when the snacks are full of fat. This test tube set includes 10 test tubes containing simulated fat with labels identifying the calorie, fat, and cholesterol content of 10 popular snack foods. A fun way to get viewers thinking about their daily fat consumption.

Filled with simulated fat, these educational test tubes provide a powerful visual to reveal the fat content of 10 snack foods. Discover more details here!

Knowing more about the amount and type of fat in foods can help you make healthier eating choices. These unique tubes contain “liquifat”—simulated fat that oozes from one end of the test tube to the other—and clearly remind viewers that too much fat in the diet can lead to health problems. Labels on the tubes enable viewers to compare the fat, calorie, and cholesterol content of the different foods.

Test tube set includes samples of the following foods:

  • Oatmeal Raisin Cookie
  • Peanut Butter Cups
  • Fudge Brownie
  • Apple
  • Fruit Roll-Up
  • Pudding Cup
  • Popcorn
  • String Cheese
  • Trail Mix
  • Ice Cream Sandwich

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