FOOD and NUTRITION
There are different kinds of vegetables. Some vegetables are the leaves
is a leaf
is a stem
Some vegetables are fruits
growing on branches and stems. Ex: Beans
Some vegetables are roots
. They grow underground. Ex: Carrots
Some fruits taste good and can be eaten
. Ex: Grapes, Apple, Orange
Some other fruits cannot be eaten
. Some fruits are poisonous
Some do not taste good. Some fruits grow in the form of nuts
. Ex: Coconut, Cashew, Almond
Fruits have a skin on the outside. They have a fleshy inner part.
They have seeds in the middle.
Some fruits are covered by pods.
Some fruits have only one seed. Some have a few seeds. Some have many seeds.
- One seed - Mango, cherry etc.
- Few seeds - Apple, orange etc.
- Many seeds - Papaya, pomegranate etc.