Ask a Question
Q

5. Fill in the blanks.

(b) Deficiency of ______________ causes a disease known as beri-beri.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Vitamin B

5. Fill in the blanks. (a) ______________ is caused by deficiency of Vitamin D.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Rickets

4. Tick (√) the statements that are correct.

(a) By eating rice alone, we can fulfill nutritional requirement of our body. ( )

(b) Deficiency diseases can be prevented by eating a balanced diet. ( )

(c) Balanced diet for the body should contain a variety of food items. ( )

(d) Meat alone is sufficient to provide all nutrients to the body. ( )

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

(a). ()

(b). (√) This statement is correct since a balanced diet has all the nutrients required by our body in adequate amounts thus preventing any type of deficiency disease.

(c). (√) This statement is correct since no single food item contains all the nutrients required by our body and therefore variety is essential for a balanced diet.

(d). ()

3. Name two foods each rich in:

(d) Protein

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Fish and meat are rich in protein.

3. Name two foods each rich in:

(c) Dietary fibre

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Fruits like apples, bananas and oranges are rich in dietary fibre,

3. Name two foods each rich in:

(b) Starch

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Oats and beans are rich in starch.

2. Name the following:

(d) A mineral that is required for keeping our bones healthy.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Calcium is required for keeping our bones healthy.

2. Name the following:

(c) A vitamin required for maintaining good eyesight.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

Vitamin A is required for maintaining good eyesight.

2. Name the following:

(b) The nutrients that are needed for the growth and maintenance of our body.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

The nutrients that are required for the growth and maintenance of our body are proteins.

2. Name the following:

    (a) The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body are carbohydrates, proteins and fats,

1. Name the major nutrients in our food.

View All (1) Answers

D Divya Prakash Singh
Answered May 05, 2019

The major nutrients in our food are fat, carbohydrates, proteins, vitamins and minerals.

Exams
Articles
Questions