Nutrition Basics: Understanding Living Organisms' Food Sources
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Nutrition Basics: Understanding Living Organisms' Food Sources

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Nutrition is the process of intake and utilization of ______ by an organism.

nutrients

A ______ can be defined as a substance which an organism obtains from its surroundings and uses it as a source of energy for biosynthesis of its body constituents.

nutrient

Autotrophs are organisms capable of synthesizing their own ______ from inorganic substances using light or chemical energy.

food

Living organisms use different modes of ______ to fulfill their requirements of nutrients (energy and materials).

<p>nutrition</p> Signup and view all the answers

Heterotrophs break down complex substances into simpler ones before they can be used for the ______ and growth of the body.

<p>upkeep</p> Signup and view all the answers

Heterotrophic organisms include ______ and fungi.

<p>animals</p> Signup and view all the answers

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