CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
0
You visited us 0 times! Enjoying our articles? Unlock Full Access!
Question

Why is it necessary to wash our hands with soap after playing in the soil? Choose the most appropriate reason.

A

Hands become stained and look bad

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
B

Soil has bacteria and other organisms that can cause diseases

Right on! Give the BNAT exam to get a 100% scholarship for BYJUS courses
C

Soil is highly toxic

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
D

None of the above

No worries! We‘ve got your back. Try BYJU‘S free classes today!
Open in App
Solution

The correct option is B

Soil has bacteria and other organisms that can cause diseases


It is essential to wash our hands after playing in soil because it contains microorganisms. These organisms can cause diseases and make us sick. Therefore, washing our hands with soap kills these organisms and prevents us from falling sick.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
0
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
similar_icon
Related Videos
thumbnail
lock
What is Soil?
CHEMISTRY
Watch in App
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
CrossIcon