Nutrition in animals Worksheet-2

Nutrition in animals Worksheet-2


True/False Questions:

  1. Digestion is the mechanical and chemical breakdown of food into smaller components that are more easily absorbed into blood stream.
  2. The four chambers of ruminants stomach are the rumen, reticulum, omasum and abomasum.


Fill in the blanks:

  1. The process of incorporation of absorbed food into cell components is called ________.
  2. The layer next to enamel is called_________.
  3. Food pipe is also called as ________.
  4. Process of changing food to a usable form is called _____.
  5. In amoeba, _____ is used for procuring food.
  6. Skin helps in the excretion of water and ____.
  7. Glucose breaks down with the help of ______  into carbon dioxide and water, and energy is released.
  8. Large intestine is about _________ in length.
  9. The faecal matter is removed through the anus from time-to-time. This is called ______.


Answer key:

  1. True
  2. True
  3. Assimilation
  4. Dentine
  5. Oesophagus
  6. Digestion
  7. Pseudopodia
  8. Salts/salt
  9. Oxygen
  10. 1.5 metre/1.5 m/1.5 metres
  11. Egestion