Rajasthan Board RBSE Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 2 Components of Food Textbook Exercise Questions and Answers.
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Paheli wonders whether animal food also consists of these different components and do they also need a balanced diet?
Yes, animals also need to have a balanced diet for proper functioning of body and to resist from diseases.
Name the major nutrients in our food.
Carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins and minerals are the major nutrients in our, food along with dietary fibres and water.
Name the following:
(a) The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body.
(b) The nutrients that - are needed for the growth and maintenance of our body.
(c) A vitamin required for maintaining good eyesight.
(d) A mineral that is required for keeping our bones healthy.
(a) Carbohydrates and fats
(b) Proteins and minerals
(c) Vitamin A
Name two foods each rich in:
(c) Dietary fibre
(a) Fats: Ghee and cheese.
(b) Starch: Potatoes and sugarcane.
(c) Dietary fibre: Fruits and cereals.
(d) Protein: Milk and fish.
Tick (√) the statements that are correct:
(a) By eating rice alone, we can fulfil 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. ( )
Fill in the Blanks:
(a) ............................ is caused by deficiency of Vitamin D.
(b) Deficiency of ............................ causes a disease known as beriberi.
(c) Deficiency of Vitamin C causes a disease known as ............................
(d) Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of ............................ in our food.
(b) Vitamin B1
(d) Vitamin A.