Green plants prepare their own food, hence they are called as
Green plants have the ability to prepare their own food and this is the reason why they are called autotrophs.
The chlorophyll which is present in the leaves is the main reason for the production of food in the plants and it is the reason for the greenery of the leaves too.
Pulses are rich source of
Pulses include beans, lentils and peas. They are a cheap, low-fat source of protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals.
Spices do not contain any nutrients required for human beings. They add flavors and taste to the food only.
An animal that eats other animals is called
An animal that eats other animals is called as carnivore or flesh eater.
Which one is not a function of food?
Food gives us energy, help in growth and repair body parts but do not prepare protein. We obtain proteins from plants.
__________________ is not a milk product.
Curd, Cheese and Ice-cream are milk products but Pizza is not a milk product.
An example of complete food is
Milk is called as complete food as it contains all the nutrients required for functioning of human beings as protein, sugar and fat.
Honeybee makes honey from
Honeybee makes honey from nectar collected from flowers.
Curd is formed by the action of
Curd is made from milk by adding small amount of starter containing large number of bacteria that convert milk into curd. Milk consists of globular proteins called casein. The curd forms because of the chemical reaction between the lactic acid bacteria and casein. During fermentation, the bacteria use enzymes to produce energy (ATP) from lactose. The byproduct of ATP production is lactic acid
The part of a banana plant not used as food is
The root is the part of the plant of banana that is not used as food. The components of the plant that we will able to eat are inner stem, flower, raw banana, and ripe banana. We also don't use the leaf of the plant of banana as the food. The leaf is employed as a plate for having food, particularly throughout festivals.