Where does it come from?
Q1. State True or False
Scavengers help to keep the environment
Tiger, giraffe and yak provide us milk. False
Honey is prepared by honey bees. True
Lizards eat insects. True
Tomato is a seed of a plant used as
Sprouted grains give more energy compared
to normal grains. True
Q2. Fill in the blanks.
The stem of the lotus flower is
consumed as food.
and sugar beet are used to produce sugar.
is a non-green plant that we consume as food.
and animals are the two common sources of most of the ingredients of
food items that we eat.
We generally eat fruits from most of
any 3 milk providing animals.
Ans. Cow, goat and
Q4. What are
the three meals we take daily?
Ans. Breakfast, lunch,
any 3 milk products you take daily.
Ans. Cheese, butter and
Q6. Name a
food item which we can prepared from honey.
Ans. Honey – Jams and
where do we obtain honey?
Ans. Honey Comb
one fruit which is found underground and mention the nutrient found in that
Ans. Ground nuts and it
give us fats.
where does baby plant get food?
Ans. Baby plant or
seedling depends upon the food stored in the seed.
food are more nutritious sprouts or pulses?
Ans. Sprouts contain high
levels of fiber, vitamins and protein as compared to pulses. That is why
sprouts are more nutritious than pulses.
prepares honey and how?
Ans. Bees prepares honey.
Honey bees collect nectar from the flower and store it in their hives and
convert it into honey.
skipping breakfast we feel tired and exhausted. Why?
Ans. Breakfast is the
first meal of the day and it is taken after a long period of time. That’s why
we feel tired and exhausted if we miss our breakfast.
Q13. What is
Ans. Honey is a thick,
golden liquid, sugary product produced by honey bees using the nectar of
Q14. What is
Ans. Food is any
nutritious substance that people or animals eat in order to maintain life and
Q15. Why do
we cook food? Does food loss its nutrition value when they are cooked?
Ans. We cook food to make
it tastier and easy to digest. But while cooking some of the nutrients such as
vitamin C get destroyed. That is why we eat some fruits and vegetables without
Q16. Why is India facing food
problem today? How can it be solved?
Ans. India is facing food
problems today because India is not able to produce food to meet the increasing
requirement of the growing population.
It can be solved by:
Storing the food properly.
Growing better crops.
Better management of left-over food in the
parties and functions.
Avoiding wastage of food.
Q17. Differentiate among the following:
Herbivores and Carnivores
They eat only plant products.
They eat flesh and meat
of other animals.
They have strong grinding teeth.
They have sharp tearing
teeth or canines.
Examples: giraffe, goat, cow, deer,
Examples: lion, tiger,
hyena, leopard, etc.
Carnivores and Omnivores
They eat flesh and meat of other
They eat both meat and
They have sharp tearing teeth or
They have a combination
of sharp front teeth and molars for grinding.
Examples: lion, tiger, hyena,
Examples: human, bear,
Parasites and Scavengers
They live inside or on the body of
They feed on dead and
Their organ systems are not well
Their organ systems are
They harm their host.
They clean the