Class 6 Science Chapter 1 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions of Components of Food. There are more than 15 sets of questions including about 125 MCQs of Chapter 1 grade 6 Science updated for new academic session 2023-24. The new sets of Multiple choice questions appear in each new test selected by students. If you have any doubt, please visit to Discussion Forum to ask your doubts.

Class 6 Science Chapter 1 MCQ for 2023-24

Class: 6Science
Contents:Multiple Choice Questions – MCQ Tests
Chapter: 1Components of Food
Session:CBSE 2023-24

Class 6 Science Chapter 1 MCQ for School Exams

Class 6 Science Chapter 1 MCQ are given below with more than 26 sets of questions containing 5 questions in each set. These questions are confined to NCERT Books of Class 6 Science Chapter 1 only. Appearing in Multiple tests, a student can prepare the chapter in easier way. If you are facing any problem, please inform us to rectify as soon as possible.


Ingredients contain some components that are needed by our body. These components are called

[A]. Food
[B]. Nutrition
[C]. Nutrients
[D]. Vitamins

A food sample is taken in a test tube and a few drops of iodine solution where added to it. It was observed that the solution turned blue-black due to presence of which of the following components?

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

Which of the following statement is/are not correct about water?

[A]. To control and regulate the body temperature.
[B]. To get rid of waste products from the body.
[C]. To protect our body against diseases
[D]. To absorb nutrients from the foods

Boojho having difficulty in seeing things in dim light. The food component which may be lack in his diet is

[A]. Vitamin-A
[B]. Vitamin-B1
[C]. Calcium
[D]. Phosphorus

Deficiency diseases can be prevented by taking

[A]. Tablets, Injections
[B]. Tulsi, Ginger
[C]. Vitamin C, Vitamin E
[D]. Balance diet

A small quantity of a food item taken and then it is wrapped in a piece of paper and crushed it. An oily patch showed on the paper. The food item contains

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

Which pair of statements best describes a deficiency disease?

[A]. They are caused by germs. They are caused due to the lack of nutrients in our diet.
[B]. They are caused due to the lack of nutrients in our diet. They can be passed on to another person through contact.
[C]. They are caused due to the lack of nutrients in our diet. They can be prevented by taking a balanced diet.
[D]. They are caused by germs. They can be passed on to another person through contact.

Iodine is used to test the presence of ________ in the food.

[A]. Starch
[B]. Proteins
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamins

Rickets is caused by the deficiency of

[A]. Vitamin-A
[B]. Vitamin-B1
[C]. Vitamin-C
[D]. Vitamin-D

Minerals are needed in our body for building bones and teeth. Therefore, we should take

[A]. Vitamin-C, Vitamin-D
[B]. Calcium, Phosphorus
[C]. Iron, Sodium
[D]. Magnesium, Pottasium

The components of food that do not provide any nutrients to our body but it is/are essential

[A]. Salt, Water
[B]. Water, Glucose
[C]. Roughage, Water
[D]. Salt, Tomato soup

A component which is needed for the growth and repair of our body is

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

The essential components of our food are called

[A]. Roughage
[B]. Nutrients
[C]. Minerals
[D]. Vitamins

Egg albumin is rich in

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

We know that our body also prepares ___________ in the presence of Sunlight.

[A]. Vitamin- A
[B]. Vitamin- B
[C]. Vitamin- C
[D]. Vitamin – D

Which of the following food items does not provide dietary fibre?

[A]. Whole grains
[B]. Whole pulses
[C]. Fruits and vegetables
[D]. Milk

Fried food like samosa and poori, malai, rabdi and peda are enrich in

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

Which nutrient can be identified by using copper sulphate and caustic soda

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

Which components is known as “Body building food”?

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

Given below are the steps to the test the presence of proteins in a food item. I. Take a small quantity of the food item in a test tube add 10 drops of water to it and shake it. II. Make a paste or powder of food to be tested. III. Add 10 drops of caustic soda solution to the test tube and shake well. IV. Add 2 drops of copper sulphate solution to it. Which of the following is the correct sequence of the steps?

[A]. I, II, IV, III
[B]. II, I, IV, III
[C]. II, I, III, IV
[D]. IV, II, I, III

A deficiency disease deals with lack of protein in children that the leads to stunt growth, discoloration of hair, patchy skin, thinning of legs or swollen stomach, may affect functioning of brain. Name of the disease is

[A]. Marasmus
[B]. Kwashiorkor
[C]. Rickets
[D]. Goiter

Amla is the richest source of

[A]. Vitamin – A
[B]. Vitamin – B
[C]. Vitamin – C
[D]. Vitamin – D

A condition caused by the excessive loss of water from the body called

[A]. Hallucinations
[B]. Scurvy
[C]. Dehydration
[D]. Beriberi

By enrich, which type of food is/are referred as “Protective food”?

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin and minerals

Potato chips are tasty to eat but not nutritious as they contain huge amount of

[A]. Carbohydrate
[B]. Protein
[C]. Fat
[D]. Vitamin

There are total about 100 questions divided into 21 tests of 5 Multiple Choice Questions. To get proper revision, a student should give at least 3 or 4 MCQ tests. More questions will be added as per the requirement of the students.

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Which section of Class 6 Science Chapter 1 is important for MCQ test?

There are many topics in which MCQs can be asked. As there are about MCQs compulsory in CBSE exams, so the chapter 3 is important for short answers questions and MCQs.

Is the topic Balance Diet important for MCQ from Class 6 Science Chapter 1?

Yes. It contains many conceptual questions, fill in the blanks, match the following and Multiple Choice Questions which are important for the terminal exams as well as school tests.

What type of MCQ contains Vitamins and Minerals topic of Class 6 Science Chapter 1?

Normally, the disease based on deficiency of Vitamins and minerals are asked in the form of MCQ.

How to practice for MCQ in Class 6 Science Chapter 1 topic Components of Food?

On Tiwari Academy website there are 100+ MCQ with answers and explanation for Class 6 Science Chapter 1 MCQ test. Prepare and solve your doubts here without any login or password.

Last Edited: April 21, 2023