CBSE NCERT Solutions for Class 6th Science Chapter 2 : Components of Foods . NCERT Class 6 Science Solutions
1. Name the major nutrients in our food.
The major nutrients in our food are Carbohydrates, proteins, Fats, Vitamins and minerals.
2. Name the following:
(a) The nutrients which mainly give energy to our body.
► Carbohydrates and fats
(b) The nutrients that are needed for the growth and maintenance of our body.
► Proteins and minerals
(c) A vitamin required for maintaining good eyesight.
► Vitamin A
(d) A mineral that is required for keeping our bones healthy.
3. Name two foods each rich in:
► Mustard oil and Meat
► Rice and Mango
► Pulses and Potato
4. Tick (✓) the statements that are correct.
5. Fill in the blanks:
► Vitamin B1