CBSE NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 2

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CBSE NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Science Chapter 2:

Question-1:
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 required for keeping our bones healthy

Solution:
a) Carbohydrates and fats
b) Proteins and minerals
c) Vitamin A
D) Calcium

Question-2:
Fill in the blanks
a) is caused by the deficiency of vitamin D.
b) Deficiency of causes a disease known as beri – beri.
c) Deficiency of vitamin C cause a disease known as
d) Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of in our food.

Solution:
a) Rickets is caused by the deficiency of vitamin D.
b) Deficiency of Vitamin B1 causes a disease known as beri – beri.
c) Deficiency of vitamin C cause a disease known as scurvy.
d) Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of Vitamin A in our food.

Question-3: Name two foods each rich in:
a) Fats
b) Starch
c) Dietary fiber
d) Protein

Solution:
a) Ghee and Butter
b) Rice and Potato
c) Leafy vegetables and pulses
d) Fish and Pulses

Question-4:
Tick (II) the statements that are correct.
a) By eating rice alone, we can fulfill the nutritional requirement in our body. ()
b) Deficiency diseases can be prevented by eating a balanced diet. ()
c) A balance diet for the body should contain a variety of food items. ()
d) Meat alone is sufficient to provide all nutrients to the body. ()

Solution: a) False b) True c) False d) False