- a) Both A and R are wrong statements.
- b) A is correct, and R explains A.
- c) A is correct, but R is wrong.
- d) A is wrong, but R is right.
Answer: b) A is correct, and R explains A.
Explanation: Non-essential amino acids are synthesised by our body. Thus, it is not essential to take them in our diet. Examples – Arginine, Glycine, Glutamine, etc. Whereas essential amino acids are not synthesised by our body. We have to take them through our diet. Examples – Leucine, Isoleucine, Lysine, etc.
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