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Scurvy is caused by deficiency of which of these?

$\begin{array}{1 1} \text{(a) Vitamin A} \\ \text{ (b) Vitamin D} \\ \text{ (c) Vitamin K} \\ \text{ (d) Vitamin C} \end{array}$

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Scurvy happens when there is a lack of vitamin C, or ascorbic acid. The deficiency leads to symptoms of weakness, anemia, gum disease, and skin problems. This is because vitamin C is needed for making collagen, an important component in connective tissues.
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