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Differentiate between proximate and protective principles of food.
Answer
Proximate principles of food :

1. These provide energy.

2. These are organic macromolecules e.g. Carbohydrates, fats and proteins.

Protective principles of food :

1. These do not provide energy.

2. These are micromolecules both organic and inorganic molecules just as vitamins, minerals and water.