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NCERT solutions for class 6th Science Chapter- 1 FOOD : WHERE DOES IT COME FROM?

TEXTUAL QUESTIONS

Q.1- Do you find that all living beings need the same kind of food?

Ans- No, all living beings do not need the same kind of food. For example herbivores eat plants and vegetables, carnivores eat flesh and omnivores eat both plants and flesh.

Q.2- Name the five plants and their parts that we eat.

Ans- Five plants and their parts that we eat are :

(1) Radish – Root

(2) Spinach – Leaves

(3) Potato – Stem

(4) Wheat – Seeds

(5) Brinjal – Fruit

Q.3- Match the items given in column ‘A’with that in column ‘B’.

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Ans-

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Q.4- Fill up the blanks with the words given:

herbivore, plant, milk, sugarcane, carnivore

1) Tiger is a _______ because it eats only meat.

2) Deer eats only plant products and so is called _______.

3) Parrots eat only ______ products.

4) The ______ that we drink, which comes from cows, buffaloes and goats is an animal product.

5) We get sugar from ________.

Ans- (1) carnivore (2) herbivore

(3) plant (4) milk (5) sugarcane