Which is correct about saccharin?

(b) It is 550 times sweeter than sugar
(c) It is used as sweetening agent
(d) All of the above

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Artificial sweetener which is stable under cold conditions only is

(a) saccharine                      (b) sucralose

(c) aspartame                      (d) alitame

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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 ?

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Why do we require artificial sweetening agents ?           (1 marks)

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What are the following substances ? Give one example of each one of them.           (3 marks)

 (i) Tranquilizers

 (ii) Food preservatives

(iii) Synthetic detergents

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(a) Which one of the following is a food preservative ?                                             (3 marks)

      Equanil, Morphine, Sodium benzoate          

(b) Why is bithional added to soap ?

(c) Which class of drugs is used in sleeping pills ?

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 (i) Name the sweetening agent used in the preparation of sweets for a diabetic patient.  (3 marks)

 (ii) What are antibiotics ? Give an example.

(iii) Give two examples of macromolecules that are chosen as drug targets.

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What are the following ? Give one example of each.                         (3 marks)

 (i) Sweetening agents

 (ii) Food preservatives

(iii) Antibiotics

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What are biodegradable and non-biodegradable detergents ? Give one example of each.  (3 marks)

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