1st Class Science Plants Food Items Obtained from Plants

Food Items Obtained from Plants

Category : 1st Class

*  Food Items Obtained from Plants

 

*   Fruits

Fruits are the part of the plants that we eat raw.

Fruits contain seeds of the plant.

For example, apple, orange, etc.

 

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*    Vegetables

Vegetables are the eatable parts of the plants.

We generally eat vegetables after cooking.

Some vegetables are also eaten raw.

For example, potato, brinjal, onion etc.

 

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*    Grains

Grains are the small, dry, one-seeded fruits of a cereal grass,

Grains are eaten after cooking.

For example, rice, pulses, etc.

 

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   Which one of the following statements is true?

(a) Pineapple is a vegetable                        (b) Pineapple is a fruit

(c) Pineapple is a grain                                (d) AH of these

 

Answer: (b)

Explanation

Option (B) is correct because pineapple is a fruit and consumed in raw state. Therefore, rest of the options is incorrect.

 

   Wheat is a _______.

(a) Grain                                              (b) Vegetable

(c) Fruit                                                (d) Fruit and vegetable both

Answer: (a)

Explanation 

Option (A) is correct because. Wheat is an example of grain. Therefore, rest of the options is incorrect.

 

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  • Tulsi is a medicinal plant.
  • Most of the aquatic plants have scales on their leaves.

 

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  • Big plants are tall trees.
  • Herbs are the plants that are used for flavor and medicines.
  • Shrubs are plants smaller than trees.
  • Creeper plants grow along something.
  • Climber plants need a support to grow.
  • Stem gives support to the plant.
  • Leaves are generally green and can be big and small in shape and sizes.
  • Flowers produce fruits.
  • A plant takes birth from seed.
  • Plants grow with the help of water, sunlight, minerals, fresh air and temperature.
  • Plants give us food items like fruits, vegetable, pulses and cereals.

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