Components of Food-Deficiency Diseases (CBSE Class-6 Science): Questions 1 - 8 of 9

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Question number: 1

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The deficiency of proteins in the diet of small children causes a disease known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Marasmus

b.

Obesity

c.

Kwashiorkar

d. All of the above

Question number: 2

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Anaemia is caused due to the deficiency of mineral:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Iron

b.

Calcium

c.

Iodine

d. None of the above

Question number: 3

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Symptoms of Marasmus are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The growth of child stops completely

b.

The ribs of child look very prominent

c.

Child becomes very lean and thin

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 4

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Rickets is caused due to the deficiency of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Calcium

b.

Vitamin D

c. Both a. and b. are correct
d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 5

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The deficiency of which vitamin leads to heart failure:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Vitamin C

b.

Vitamin A

c.

Vitamin B1

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 6

» Components of Food » Deficiency Diseases » Prevention and Cure of Deficiency Diseases

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All the deficiency diseases can be prevented by eating:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Fatty diet

b.

Mineral rich diet

c.

Balanced diet

d. All of the above

Question number: 7

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Scurvy is caused due to the deficiency of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Vitamin D

b.

Vitamin A

c.

Vitamin C

d. All of the above

Question number: 8

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Abnormal growth of the thyroid gland in adults is caused due to the deficiency of:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Iron

b.

Calcium

c.

Iodine

d. None of the above

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