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Nephantis is popularly called

A. coconut caterpillar

B. brown plant hopper

C. tobacco caterpillar

D. pulse beetle

Correct Answer :

A. coconut caterpillar


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What is the bacterial disease in lime fruits?

A. Phythophthora

B. White rust

C. Citrus canker

D. Smut disease

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Geotropism is reaction of plants to the stimulus of

A. earth

B. light

C. sound

D. gravity

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Vaccine for influenza has been discovered by

A. Khorana

B. John

C. Mittel

D. Salk

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The disease in which blood clotting does not take place is known as

A. Xerophthalmia

B. Haemopoeisis

C. Haemophilia

D. Haemoerythrin

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Viruses have

A. DNA only

B. RNA only

C. Either DNA or RNA

D. Both DNA and RNA

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What is an antigen?

A. Toxic substance

B. A kind of protein

C. Blood platelets

D. Blood corpuscles

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The radicle of the seeding always grows

A. towards the gravity

B. away from gravity

C. neutral to gravity

D. towards light

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Which among the following is a Cast growing tree?

A. Teak

B. Eucalyptus

C. Banyan

D. Coconut

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The plant hormone which promotes ripening of fruits is

A. auxin

B. ethylene

C. gibberellin

D. cytokinin

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Which of the following diseases is not caused by a virus?

A. Cancer

B. Rabies

C. AlDS

D. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

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Which one of the endocrine glands disappears after puberty?

A. Thyroid

B. Thymus

C. Adrenals

D. Pituitary

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The theory of 'jumping genes' was propounded by

A. Gregor John Mendel

B. Thomas Hunt Morgan

C. Barbara McClintock

D. Watson and Crick

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The hypoglossal nerves are the pairs of the spinal nerves

A. First pair

B. Second pair

C. Third pair

D. Fourth pair

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The most primitive mammals are

A. carnivorous

B. herbivorous

C. omnivorous

D. insectivorous

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Blood is

A. acidic

B. alkaline

C. neutral

D. like a buffer

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Malarial parasite is brought to human host by

A. male anopheles mosquito

B. female anopheles mosquito

C. male culex

D. female culex

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Man has ____ pairs of salivary glands.

A. 3

B. 4

C. 6

D. 8

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Human blood is oxygenated and purified in the

A. heart

B. lungs

C. liver

D. kidneys

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Diabetes is caused by

A. fall in insulin level

B. increase in insulin level

C. eating too much sugar

D. decrease in glucose

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Most of the enzymes are

A. proteins

B. lipids

C. acids

D. alkalis

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Which of the following is a vector-borne disease for which a special programme has been launched by the Govt. of India?

A. Polio

B. HIV / AIDS

C. Malaria

D. Cancer

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When a movement of a plant organ is stimulated by contact with an object, it is termed

A. heliotropism

B. geotropism

C. haptotropism

D. gardening

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The brain is covered by

A. meninges

B. bone

C. skin

D. All the above

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In case of a heart attack a hormone is injected as an emergency measure. Which one is it?

A. Thyroxine

B. Adrenaline

C. Heparin

D. Insulin

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Which one of the following cells helps in storing water and food materials?

A. Parenchyma cell

B. Flame cell

C. Nematoblast

D. None of the above

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The external ears of man are intended for

A. ornaments

B. scattering sound waves

C. collect sound waves

D. beauty

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Measles and influenza are caused by

A. virus

B. bacteria

C. insects

D. nematodes

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Intravascular clotting of blood is known as

A. anaemia

B. leucopenia

C. thrombosis

D. thrombin

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An organism eating its own species is called

A. carnivore

B. detritivore

C. cannibal

D. herbivore

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For which of the following is insulin treatment given?

A. Cancer

B. Diabetes

C. Asthma

D. Typhoid