NEET Chemistry Chemistry in Everyday Life Questions Solved


Mr. Roy, the principal of one reputed school organized a seminar in which he invited parents and principals to discuss the serious issue of diabetes and depression in students. They all resolved this issue by strictly banning the junk food in schools and to introduce healthy snacks and drinks like soup, lassi, milk etc. in school canteens. They also decided to make compulsory half an hour physical activities for the students in the morning assembly daily. After six months, Mr. Roy conducted the health survey in most of the schools and discovered a tremendous improvement in the health of students.                           (4 marks)

After reading the above passage, answer the following :

(i)   What are the values (at least two) displayed by Mr. Roy ?

(ii)   As a student, how can you spread awareness about this issue ?

(iii)  What are tranquilizers ? Give an example.

(iv)  Why is use of aspartame limited to cold foods and drinks ?

(i) Concern for students health, Application of knowledge of chemistry to daily life, empathy , caring or

     any other                           12+12 marks

(ii) Through posters, nukkad natak in community, social media, play in assembly or any other                          (1 marks)

(iii)Tranquilizers are drugs used for treatment of stress or mild and severe mental disorders .. Eg:

      equanil (or any other suitable example)                           12+12 marks

(iv) Aspartame is unstable at cooking temperature.                                                    (1 marks)

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