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Calculating % calories from macronutrients. For a given food let’s assume we find the following number of calories from the macronutrients carbohydrate, protein, and fats. How to we figure out the percent of calories from each of the macronutrients?. Carbohydrate 150 calories. Protein

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For a given food let’s assume we find the following number of

calories from the macronutrients carbohydrate, protein, and

fats. How to we figure out the percent of calories from each of

the macronutrients?

Carbohydrate

150 calories

Protein

150 calories

Fat

300 calories

Total calories = 150 + 150 + 300 = 600 calories


Percent from carbohydrate of

= (150/600) x 100 = 25%

from carbohydrate

Carbohydrate

150 calories

Protein

150 calories

Fat

300 of calories

Carbohydrate

150 calories


Percent from protein of

= (150/600) x 100 = 25% from

protein

Carbohydrate

150 calories

Protein

150 calories

Fat

300 calories

Protein

150 calories


Percent from fat of

= (300/600) x 100 = 50% from fat

Carbohydrate

150 calories

Protein

150 calories

Fat

300 calories

Fat

300 calories



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