Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions


Salt absorb water content in food. it is common knowledge that food items with less water last longer. so salt reduces reduce water in food and helps in preservation

hope it helps u
0 0 0
Salt is used to preserve food .Food can be spoiled only through the growth of microorganisms like bacteria and fungi in it.Those microorganisms can't enter salty and hypertonic conditions. So the microorganisms can't grow by the usage of salt.In this way salt helps in preservation . Hope this helps you
0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts