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NCERT solutions for Class 6 Science chapter 2 - Components of Food [Latest edition]

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Chapter 2: Components of Food

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Exercises [Page 17]

NCERT solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 2 Components of Food Exercises [Page 17]

Exercises | Q 1. | Page 17

Name the major nutrients in our food.

Exercises | Q 2. (a) | Page 17

Name the following:

The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body.

Exercises | Q 2. (b) | Page 17

Name the following:

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

Exercises | Q 2. (c) | Page 17

Name the following:

A vitamin required for maintaining good eyesight.

Exercises | Q 2. (d) | Page 17

Name the following:

A mineral that is required for keeping our bones healthy.

Exercises | Q 3. (a) | Page 17

Name two foods rich in Fats.

Exercises | Q 3. (b) | Page 17

Name two foods rich in Starch.

Exercises | Q 3. (c) | Page 17

Name two foods rich in Dietary fibre.

Exercises | Q 3. (d) | Page 17

Name two foods rich in Protein.

Exercises | Q 4. (a) | Page 17

Tick (√) if the following statement is correct.

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

  • Correct

  • Incorrect

Exercises | Q 4. (b) | Page 17

Tick ✓ if the following statement is correct.

Deficiency diseases can be prevented by eating a balanced diet. 

  • Correct

  • Incorrect

Exercises | Q 4. (c) | Page 17

Tick ✓ if the following statement is correct.

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

  • Correct

  • Incorrect

Exercises | Q 4. (d) | Page 17

Tick ✓ if the following statement is correct.

Meat alone is sufficient to provide all nutrients to the body.

  • Correct

  • Incorrect

Fill in the blanks

Exercises | Q 5. (a) | Page 17

______ is caused by deficiency of Vitamin D.

Exercises | Q 5. (b) | Page 17

Deficiency of ______ causes a disease known as beri-beri.

Exercises | Q 5. (c) | Page 17

Deficiency of Vitamin C causes a disease known as ______.

Exercises | Q 5. (d) | Page 17

Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of ______ in our food.

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Chapter 2: Components of Food

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NCERT solutions for Class 6 Science chapter 2 - Components of Food - Shaalaa.com

NCERT solutions for Class 6 Science chapter 2 - Components of Food

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Concepts covered in Class 6 Science chapter 2 Components of Food are Food and Its Types, What Do Different Food Items Contain?, Test for Carbohydrates/Starch, Test for Protein, Test for Fats, Nutrients and Nutrition, Component of Food, Carbohydrates, Fats, Proteins, Vitamins, Minerals, Balanced Diet, Obesity and Its Prevention, Deficiency Diseases, Diseases Due Deficiency in Vitamin, Diseases Due Deficiency in Minerals.

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