Why do organisms need to take food?

Food is one of the basic components of our life. It helps to provide all the basic vital nutrients like proteins, vitamins, carbohydrates, fats, and minerals to our body. All nutrients provide energy to our body. When our body gets energy for the metabolism in our body and our body functions in a proper manner.

How food helps our body metabolism?

Our body functions when food is consumed. The organs start functioning when food and energy are supplied.

  • Organisms need to take food to get energy and perform life processes.
  • A living organism undergoes many life processes like nutrition, respiration, digestion, transportation, excretion, circulation of blood, and reproduction. To perform all these life processes the organism needs energy and nutrients.
  • The energy to the organism is supplied through food.
  • The intake food helps to perform all the activities and also develops the immunity to fight against infectious diseases.
  • The vital nutrients absorbed by blood from food also plays a major role in healing the wound and curing the disease attacked to the organism.
  • Food is a basic vital ingredient which plays a superior role in maintaining, function, and development of the organism. Hence, organisms need to take food.


  1. Thank You, This really helped with my homework

  2. Thanks it helped me a lottt πŸ™


    Thanks for this answer. Incredible byjus

  4. Thank you this really helped with my homework

  5. Thank you byjus for helping me to do my homework i will not forget It.

  6. This is a great app, I like it.

  7. Than it even helped in my home work πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»

  8. Thanks I like byjus

  9. Thank you,This really help my homework

  10. Really this is helpful

  11. Thank a lot
    It help me very much

  12. Thank u for this answer. It helped me in my homework.

  13. It helps me a lotttttttπŸ‘πŸ™β˜ΊοΈ

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Free Class