Assignment for Components of Food Questions and Answers Paper

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Question 1

State True or False

(a) Deficiency of iron causes Anaemia

(b) Vitamin D helps in clotting of blood

(c) Deficiency of Vitamin C Causes Scurvy

(d) Carbohydrates and fats mainly provide energy to our body

(e) Some nutrients get lost in the process of cooking

(f) Dietary fibres are also known as roughage

Answer:

a) True

b) False

c) True

d) True

e) True

f) True

Question 2

1. Sea Food is a rich source of-------------

2. ---------------helps in protecting our body against diseases.

3. A solution of -------------and Caustic Soda is used to detect the presence of proteins.

4. Food containing------------------are often called the body building foods

5. Vitamin--------------keeps our skin healthy

6. ----------------is essential for forming haemoglobin in the blood.

7. Wounds take longer time to heal when we have deficiency of-------

8. ---------for the body should contain a variety of food items

Answer:

1) Iodine

2) Vitamins

3) Copper sulphate

4) Proteins

5) B

6) Iron

7) Vitamin C

8) Balanced Diet

Question 3:

Match the column

Match the column

Column A

Column B

Carbohydrates and fats

Protective food

Proteins

Causes loss of vision

Vitamins and mineral

Energy-giving food

Dietary fibres

Causes the disease called goitre

Iodine deficiency

They help us in easy digestion of food

Lack of vitamin A

Body-building food

Answer:

Match the column answer

Column A

Column B

Carbohydrates and fats

Energy-giving food

Proteins

Body-building food

Vitamins and mineral

Protective food

Dietary fibres

They help us in easy digestion of food

Iodine deficiency

Causes the disease called goitre

Lack of vitamin A

Causes loss of vision

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Across

3 They are oxidized in the body into simple sugars like glucose.

5 They are also known as dietary fibres

6 They are chemical substances that help in maintaining a healthy body

8 Proper functioning of thyroid gland.

Down

1 It protects us from dehydration.

2They act as building blocks and serve as materials helping in growth and repair of the body cells and tissues.

4 It is required to carry nerve impulses in the body

7 It is required for formation of haemoglobin in red blood cells.