Nutrition: Mode of Nutrition and Types

Food is an organic substance. The simplest food is glucose. It is also called simple sugar. A more complex food is starch. Starch is made from glucose. The general name of substances like glucose (sugar) starch. and starch is ‘carbohydrates’. Carbohydrates are the most common foods for getting energy. This is glucose powder. Glucose is … Read more

What are Life Processes

Something which is’ living’ (not dead) is said to be ‘alive’. In most simple terms, alive’ means ‘having life’. Alive is called ‘jeevit’ or ‘zinda’ in Hindi. We are alive and you are also alive. Those things which are alive are called living things’. All the plants and animals (including human beings) are alive or … Read more