NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Science Chapter – 2

NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Science Chapter – 2

 

Q1. Name the major nutrients in our food.

Answer:-

 

Major nutrients in our food are Carbohydrates, Proteins,Lipids,Vitamins,Mineral and dietary fibers.

 

Q2. Name the following:

  • The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body.
  • The nutrients that are needed for the growth and maintenance of our body.
  • A vitamin required for maintaining good eyesight.
  • A mineral that is required for keeping our bones healthy.

Answer:-

 

  • Carbohydrates
  • Proteins and minerals
  • Vitamin A
  • Calcium

 

Q3. Name two foods each rich in:

  • Fats
  • Starch
  • Dietary
  • Protein

Answer:-

 

  • Cream, Butter
  • Rice , Wheat
  • Whole grains, raw vegetables.
  • Milk, Soya bean

 

Q4. Tick () the statements that are correct.

  • By eating rice alone , we can fulfill nutritional requirement of our body.
    ()
  • Deficiency diseases can be prevented by eating a balance diet. ()
  • Balanced diet for the body should contain a variety of food items. ()
  • Meat alone is sufficient to provide all nutrients to the body. ()

Solution:-

 

  • Wrong
  • Correct
  • Correct

 

Q5. Fill in the blanks.

  • _________ is caused by deficiency of Vitamin D.
  • Deficiency of __________  cause a diseases known as beri – beri.
  • Deficiency of Vitamin C causes a diseases known as ________.
  • Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of ______ in our food.

Answer:-

 

  • Vitamin B1.
  • Vitamin A.

 

NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Science Chapter – 2   Q1. Name the major nutrients in our food. Answer:-   Major…