Health and Hygiene Worksheet-9

Health and Hygiene Worksheet-9


Multiple-Choice Question:

  1. Why it is advised to eat potato, butter, cheese etc in small amount?

(A) Excess of carbohydrates get converted to fats and lead to obesity

(B) Excess of fats get converted to carbohydrates and lead to obesity

(C) Both of these


  1. What happens when we drink lemon juice or orange juice immediately after drinking milk?

(A) The acidity of juice as well as milk causes stomach infection

(B) The acid of juice curdles the milk and make us vomit

(C) It is sour in taste and make you vomit


  1. ____ is the fibre present in the food item.

(A) Carbohydrates    (B) Fats                        (C) Roughage


  1. One day Vikram observed some patches on his skin, felt pain in gums and bones and was not feeling well. He asked his mother about this and she told him that it might be due to the deficiency of vitamic C. Which of the following disease he might be suffering from?

(A) Beriberi                 (B) Rickets                  (C) Scurvy


  1. BCG vaccine is given to prevent:

(A) AIDS                     (B) Cancer                  (C) Tuberculosis


  1. Which of the following is given to the children suffering from diarrhoea?

(A) ORS                       (B) Milk                       (C) Orange juice


  1. AIDS stand for:

(A) Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome

(B) Acquired Immune Disease Symptoms

(C) Acquired Immune Disease Syndrome


Multiple Choice Questions (with more than one option):

  1. Mark the food item/s that is/are rich in proteins.

(A) Pulses                    (B) Wheat                   (C) Soyabean

(D) Eggs                      (E) Vegetables


  1. Mark the disease/s that can be prevented by vaccination.

(A) Tuberculosis        (B) Cancer                  (C) Polio

(D) DPT                       (E) Diabetes


Answer Key:

(1)-(A); (2)-(B); (3)-(C); (4)-(C); (5)-(C); (6)-(A); (7)-(A); (8)-(A,C,D); (9)-(A,C,D)