- Books Name
- CBSE Class 6 Science Book
- Param Publication
- CBSE Class 6
* Functions of food :
• Food provides energy.
• Food helps in growth and development.
• Food helps in the replacement of worn out tissues, repair of damaged cells and healing of wounds.
• Food protects the body against diseases.
* Basal metabolic rate (BMR) : The smallest amount of energy that body needs to keep alive is called basal metabolic rate (BMR).