Pulses like arhar, moong, gram, urad contain ________. 

  1. Oil 
  2. Starch 
  3. Protein 
  4. Sugar


So the correct option is (c) - Protein


  • Pulses are a type of leguminous crop that are harvested solely for the dry seed. Pulses include beans, lentils, and peas. 
  • Pulses are a good source of protein, carbohydrates, dietary fibers, and bioactive compounds. 
  • They contain 55 to 60% starch and provide about 350 calories and 22 grams of protein per 100 grams.
  • Pulses are also an excellent source of B complex vitamins, particularly thiamine, folic acid, and pantothenic acid.
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.