The chemical name of vitamin D is (1) Reboflavin (2) Ascrobic acid (3) Niacin (4) Calciferol

Answer: (4)

The general name for a series of steroid-like compounds, including vitamin D2, ergocalciferol and vitamin D3, cholecalciferol, is vitamin D or calciferol. Vitamin D is fat-soluble, contained only in animal products, and can be produced by the body on exposure to UV radiation.

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