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Question 1
Progesterone pill helps in preventias pregnancy by not allowing:          
A
ova formation
B
fertilization
C
implantation
D
none of these
Question 2
Which was first photosynthetic organism?          
A
Green algae
B
Red algae
C
Cyanobacteria
D
None of these
Question 3
The endoskeleton of cell is made up of:        
A
deutoplasm
B
protoplasm
C
endoplasmic reticulum
D
cell wall
Question 4
In monocot stem, following is absent:          
A
endodermis
B
hypodermis
C
cortex
D
both (a) and (b)
Question 5
Marine protozoans lack contractile vacuole because:        
A
osmoregulation is done by cell membrane
B
they are hypoosmotic to their environment
C
they are isotonic with their environment
D
their small body cannot accommodate it
Question 6
Who proposed the natural system of classification ?          
A
Carolus Linnaeus
B
John Hutchinson
C
Bentham and Hooker
D
Oswald Tippo
Question 7
Mendelian recombinations are due to:      
A
linkage
B
independent assortment of genes
C
mutation
D
dominant characters
Question 8
Which is an electron carrier common to both photosynthesis and respiration?          
A
Cytochrome
B
Phytochrome
C
Pheophytin
D
Plastocyanin
Question 9
Which one among the following is likely to have the highest level of DDT deposition in its body?              
A
Phytoplanktons
B
Sea gull
C
Crab
D
Eel fish
Question 10
Which one of the following is common in plant and animal ?              
A
Mitochondria
B
Tonoplast
C
Centriole
D
None of these
Question 11
During lneiosis crossing over occur between which part of homologous chromosome?      
A
Sister chromatids
B
Nonsister chromatids
C
Genes
D
Alleles
Question 12
Glenoid cavity is found in          
A
pelvic girdle
B
pectoral girdle
C
sternum
D
humerus
Question 13
Salmon is:        
A
anadromous fish
B
catadromous fish
C
mollusca
D
insect
Question 14
 Which is not true about prokaryotes?        
A
DNA is complexed with histones
B
Well developed nucleus absent
C
Mesosome present
D
Mitochondria absent
Question 15
Veliger larva is found in the phylum:        
A
Mollusca
B
Echinodermata
C
Arthropoda
D
Cnidaria
Question 16
Choose the correct statement about the direction of DNA strand:      
A
5’ —>3’ takes place on template strand
B
3’ —> S’ takes place on new strand
C
5’—> 3’ takes place on leading strand
D
none of the above
Question 17
Funaria and Marchantia differ from each other because Funaria posses:              
A
ventral canal cell
B
foot
C
calyptra
D
protonema
Question 18
The process by which there is inhibition of aerobic respiration by atmospheric °2 is        
A
Pasteur’s effect
B
Calvin’s effect
C
Darwin’s effect
D
None of the above
Question 19
Citric acid is industrially best produced by:        
A
Streptococcus lactis
B
Aspergillus niger
C
Penicillium purpurogenom
D
Lactobacillus debreukil
Question 20
Bacterial mutants requiring special nutrients are known as:          
A
prototrophs
B
autotrophs
C
heterotrophs
D
auxotrophs
Question 21
Protein packaging is done by:        
A
Golgi apparatus
B
ribosomes
C
end oplasmic reticulum
D
nucleolus
Question 22
The correct sequence of men inges of brain from outside to inside is        
A
duramater —> b arachnoid —> piamater
B
arachnoid —> k duramater —> pia mater
C
piamater —> duramater —> arachnoid
D
duramater —> piamater —> arachnoid
Question 23
Which of the following is a basic amino acid?          
A
Leucine
B
Lysine
C
Methionine
D
Aspartic acid
Question 24
Enzyme found functional in lysosome is          
A
acid phosphatase
B
basic phosphatase
C
oxido reductase
D
liases \
Question 25
Chronical disturbance in hormone secretion of thyroid gland causes:      
A
goitre
B
diabetes
C
Addison’s disease
D
colourblindness
Question 26
Stop codons are:              
A
AUG, GUG
B
UAA, UGA, UAG
C
UAC, UGG
D
AGU, AGA, UAC
Question 27
Last stable community in succession which dependent on climate is:          
A
seral community
B
climax community
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of these
Question 28
In osmosis, there is movement of:        
A
solute only
B
solvent only
C
both (a) and (b)
D
neither solute nor solvent
Question 29
Ozone hole results in:      
A
UV radiation reaches the earth
B
cataract
C
increase in skin cancer
D
all of the above
Question 30
ICBN is:      
A
International Culture Botanical Nomenclature
B
International Condition Botanical Nomenclature
C
International Code for Botanical Nomenclature
D
International Conversation for Botanical Nomenclature,
Question 31
Acetylcholine helps in:        
A
synaptic transmission
B
membrane permeability
C
synaptic delay
D
none of the above
Question 32
The non-membranous organelles are:          
A
centrioles
B
ribosomes
C
nucleolus
D
all of these
Question 33
Which of the phylum has none of fresh water form?        
A
Echinodermata
B
Mollusca
C
Chordata
D
Porifera
Question 34
Which of the following organism is useful in degrading organic pollutants:          
A
Nitrosomonas
B
Chiamydomonas
C
Actinomycetes
D
Pseudomonas
Question 35
Energy released by carbohydrate, fats, protein is              
A
4.1, 9.45, 5.65
B
4.1, 5.65, 9.40
C
5.4, 6.5, 8.9
D
5.0, 7.8, 10.5
Question 36
Which is a bioinsecticide?        
A
Cactoblastis cactorum
B
Anabaena
C
Bacillus thruingiensis
D
Rhizobium
Question 37
The organism which is used for gene transfer in higher organisms is?        
A
Agrobacterium tumefaciens
B
E.coIi
C
Acetobacter
D
Bacillus thuringiensis
Question 38
Pick out the odd one:          
A
Aniielida
B
Reptilia
C
lnsecta
D
Taenia
Question 39
Which is not used up in human body?        
A
Calcium
B
Phosphorus
C
Zinc
D
Barium
Question 40
To maintain constant body temperature is called:              
A
homeothermic
B
poikilothermic
C
homozygous
D
heterozygous
Question 41
Pancreas is absent in which group of vertebrates?              
A
Reptiles
B
Cyclostomates
C
Birds
D
Mammals
Question 42
Which of the following is a viral disease?          
A
Typhoid
B
Polio
C
T.B.
D
Leprosy
Question 43
Lactic acid is formed in          
A
fermentation
B
glycolysis
C
HMP pathways
D
none of these
Question 44
Statoliths are involved in:        
A
phototropism
B
hydrotropism
C
chemotropism
D
gravitropism
Question 45
The largest phylum in respect of number of species is :              
A
Coelenterata
B
Arthropoda
C
Protozoa
D
Porifera
Question 46
The function of glyoxysome is:            
A
protein metabolism
B
carbohydrate metabolism
C
fat metabolism
D
protein synthesis
Question 47
Hoolock Gibbon (India’s only ape), is found in:            
A
Kaziranga bird Sanctuary
B
Hazaribagh National Park
C
Corbett National Park
D
Gir National Park
Question 48
The heartbeat of which animal is myogenic in nature?          
A
Cockroach
B
Leech
C
Elephant
D
All of the above
Question 49
 Tapetum is:              
A
protective
B
reproductive
C
nutritive
D
respiratory
Question 50
Energy enters in a food chain through:        
A
producers
B
primary consumers
C
secondary consumers
D
tertiary consumers
Question 51
Meristematic tissues are:      
A
premature having ability of division
B
mature does not have ability of division
C
premature not having ability of division
D
complex differentiating in xylem, phloem and cambium
Question 52
Which among the following is the only vertebrate osmoconformer?        
A
Rabbit
B
Hagfish
C
Bird
D
None of these
Question 53
DNAstrands:            
A
have quartenary structure like protein
B
are bonded by disulphide bonds
C
have some polarity
D
are antiparallel
Question 54
Raja ii national park is situated in:        
A
Tamil Nadu
B
Karnataka
C
Uttrakhand
D
Rajasthan
Question 55
Healing of wound in plants takes place by at activity of:        
A
ground tissue
B
callus deposition
C
secondary meristem
D
permanent tissue
Question 56
Large unit of land having different types of plants and animals              
A
uniform vegetation
B
biome
C
ecosystem
D
niche
Question 57
Vascular cambium in roots takes its origin from:      
A
pericycle
B
conjunctive parenchyma
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 58
Excessive accumulation of organic matter in water bodies leads to:            
A
decrease in species diversity
B
increase in species diversity
C
green house effect
D
no effect on species diversity
Question 59
Phycomycetes is a class in kingdom              
A
Protista
B
Fungi
C
Plantae
D
Animala
Question 60
A nonsense mutation results into:        
A
stoppage of transcription
B
change in protein structure
C
stoppage of protein synthesis
D
termination of polypeptide chain
Question 61
Cyanide resistant respiration is characteristic of:          
A
viruses
B
bacteria
C
plants
D
animals
Question 62
Postganglionic nerve fibres of sympathetic system are:          
A
adrenergic
B
cholinergic
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of these
Question 63
O2evolution is directly associated with:        
A
PS-I
B
PS-Il
C
phytochrome
D
phycocyanin
Question 64
Which of the following are viral and mosquito borne disease?        
A
Filariasis and typhus
B
Kala azar and diphtheria
C
Malaria and chagas disease
D
Yellow fever and dengue
Question 65
Histamine is secreted by:        
A
goblet cell
B
nerve cell
C
Kupffer cell
D
mast cell
Question 66
In a certain plant red colour flower (R) is dominant over white colour flower (r). When heterozygous Rr plant is crossed 64 offsprings are obtained. The number of white offsprings are:        
A
64
B
0
C
16
D
32
Question 67
In which of the following, oxygen does not evolve during photosynthesis?            
A
Photosynthetic red algae
B
Photosynthetic green algae
C
Photosynthetic blue-green algae
D
Photosynthetic bacteria
Question 68
Amoebaisa/an:          
A
unicellular animal
B
octacellular animal
C
multicellular animal
D
all of the above
Question 69
Cotton is:        
A
epidermal tissue system
B
vascular tissue system
C
meristematic tissue system
D
ground tissue-system
Question 70
A plant which is cultivated by tissue culture technique is:          
A
Citrus
B
Apple
C
Pear
D
Guava
Question 71
Which of the following is vestigial organ in human?              
A
coccyx
B
splint bone
C
wings
D
pelvic girdle
Question 72
Tasmanian wolf is a marsupial while wolf is a placental mammal. This shows:        
A
convergent evolution
B
divergent evolution
C
parallism
D
inheritance of acquired characters
Question 73
Biogeochemical cycle of which element has atmospheric phase:        
A
carbon
B
sodium
C
phosphorus
D
magnesium
Question 74
Cow dung is appropriately used as:              
A
fuel
B
building material
C
medicine
D
manure
Question 75
Compositae is also called:          
A
Asteraceae
B
Myrtaceae
C
Fabaceae
D
Zingiberaceae
Question 76
Heterozygous purple flower is crossed with recessive white flower. The progeny has the ratio            
A
all purple
B
all white
C
50% purple, 50% white
D
75%
Question 77
Single stranded DNA is found in:        
A
polio viruses
B
rice dwarf virus
C
TMV
D
ct X174
Question 78
Stratification is seen in          
A
Tundra
B
Tropical forest
C
Temperate forest
D
Desert
Question 79
Which of the following controls the function of Sertoli cell?              
A
FSH
B
Estrogen
C
ACTH
D
Testosterone
Question 80
500 mL of 0.1 mol HCI has pH              
A
1
B
13
C
2
D
0.1
Question 81
Which of the following is a nitrogen fixing organism?          
A
BGA
B
Rhizobium
C
Both (a) and (b)
D
Aspergillus
Question 82
Bilaterally symmetrical but acoelomate animal is:          
A
liver fluke
B
jelly fish
C
round worms
D
crab
Question 83
Agranal chioroplast are found in:        
A
Bryophytes
B
Gymnospenns
C
Green algae
D
Angiosperms
Question 84
Retroviruses have:      
A
only RNA as genetic material
B
only DNA as genetic material
C
DNA and RNA as genetic material
D
genes on nucleoprotein material
Question 85
Chromosomes that determine male sex in Melandrium plant is:          
A
Y chromosome
B
X chromosome
C
XX chromosome
D
None of the above
Question 86
Coverstone of theory of Darwin was:      
A
natural selection
B
inheritance of acquired characters
C
omnis cellula e cellula
D
higher productivity
Question 87
Luscuta is a          
A
parasitic plant
B
symbiotic plant
C
predator
D
decomposer
Question 88
Maturation of sperm before penetration is called:              
A
spermatogenesis
B
spermiogenesis
C
capacitation
D
spermatid
Question 89
Which of the following connects glycolysis to Krebs cycle?        
A
Acetyl Co-A
B
Ribozyme
C
Cytochrome oxidase
D
N-acetyl glucosa mine
Question 90
The pH of blood is:          
A
between 7-8
B
between 2-4
C
between 12-14
D
between 2-5
Question 91
Which gland atrophies in adult?          
A
Pituitary
B
Thymus
C
Thyroid
D
Adrenal
Question 92
What helps in flowering?        
A
Cytochrome
B
ABA
C
Phytochrome
D
Ethylene
Question 93
Cycas circinalis is a source of:          
A
resin
B
timber
C
essential oil
D
starch
Question 94
Soil erosion is prevented by:        
A
deforestation
B
afforestation
C
reduction of CFCs production
D
use of CNG in all transports
Question 95
Hypothyroidism causes              
A
myxodema
B
cretinism
C
both (a) and (b)
D
exopthalmic goiter
Question 96
Chlorophyll-b is not present in          
A
green algae
B
bryophytes
C
Spiro gyra
D
blue-green algae
Question 97
Cu is present in:          
A
plasmalemma
B
plastoquinone
C
plastocyanin
D
ferredoxin
Question 98
The largest variety of digestive enzymes is found in:              
A
carnivores
B
herbivores
C
omnivores
D
parasites
Question 99
Haematuria means.          
A
RBC in the urine
B
WBC in the urine
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 100
Triticum monococcum is:        
A
diploid
B
triploid
C
tetraploid
D
hexaploid
Question 101
In plants translocation occurs in the form of:              
A
starch
B
sucrose
C
glucose
D
fructose
Question 102
Which of the following first suggest the conservative model of DNA replication?        
A
Cairns
B
Meselson and Stahl
C
Watson and Crick
D
Taylor
Question 103
Binary fission is a mode of: ?      
A
micropropagation
B
vegetative propagation
C
macropropagation
D
sexual reproduction
Question 104
Smallest part of DNA, which takes part in crossing over is called:        
A
gene
B
allele
C
recon
D
none of these
Question 105
VLscum album grows on trees. This is an example of:          
A
symbiosis
B
parasitism
C
commensalism
D
predation
Question 106
Which of the following are required in minimum amount by human?            
A
lron, Iodine, Carbon, Manganese, Copper, 02
B
Iron, Iodine, Manganese, Copper, Zinc, Fluorine
C
Iron, Iodine, Manganese, Zinc, Hydrogen
D
Nitrogen, Oxygen, Zinc, Fluorine
Question 107
Mycorrhiza helps in:      
A
nutrition uptaking
B
food manufacturing
C
disease resistance
D
disease prevention
Question 108
Which of the following mineral deficiency will cause death of stem and root tips?              
A
)Mo
B
Ca
C
S
D
Fe
Question 109
The Wolffian duct gives rise to:          
A
scrotum
B
labia major
C
both (a) and (b)
D
epididymis
Question 110
Fluid mosaic model was proposed by:        
A
Singer and Nicholson
B
Robertson
C
Danielli and Davson
D
Huxley
Question 111
Sporangia bearing leaves in pteridophytes are called:              
A
ramenta
B
son
C
sporophylls
D
indusium
Question 112
Which of the following enzyme is used making detergent?              
A
Amylase
B
Cellulase
C
Protease
D
Peptidase
Question 113
Overlapping region between two ecosystems:              
A
biome
B
ecotone
C
niche
D
photiczone
Question 114
Secondary host of Schistosoma is:        
A
Hydra
B
Euglena
C
Snail
D
Pheretima
Question 115
Ducts of Bellini are present in:          
A
medulla oblongata
B
liver
C
kidney
D
intestine
Question 116
Niacin deficiency leads to:        
A
pellagra
B
osteomalacia
C
marasmus
D
scurvy
Question 117
Ultimate source of variation is:          
A
mutation
B
mitosis
C
meiosis
D
fertilization
Question 118
Fertilization of sperm and ova takes place in              
A
ampulla of oviduct
B
isthmus of oviduct
C
fimbrae of oviduct
D
none of the above
Question 119
The stem of Equisetum is rough due to:          
A
spines
B
silica
C
sclerids
D
fibres
Question 120
Which of the following is used for observing spindle fibres?        
A
Dark Held microscope
B
Phase contrast microscope
C
Polarisation microscope
D
Scanning transmission electron microscope
Question 121
Sea horse belongs to:        
A
Mammals
B
Amphibia
C
Ayes
D
Pisces
Question 122
Physiological heterospory is seen in:        
A
Ch!amydomonas
B
Rhizopus
C
Se/a ginella
D
Lycopodium
Question 123
Kyoto protocol has specified the commitments of different countries:        
A
to mitigate climate changes
B
limit production of chiorofluorocarbons
C
to prepare a world climatic programme
D
none of the above
Question 124
Testosterone is secreted by        
A
Leydig cell
B
Sertolicell
C
spermatogenic cell
D
all of the above
Question 125
Anabaena has an immense potential as a:        
A
biofertilizer
B
food
C
medicines
D
sewage disposal
Question 126
The transcription unit is            
A
TATA box to start point
B
TATA box to stop codon
C
Start point to stop codon
D
35 sequence to start point
Question 127
In genetic engineering, the terms vector is applied for:        
A
plasmid
B
sources of DNA
C
cell which receives
D
virus
Question 128
Removal of amino group of ammo acid to transform it into keto acid is          
A
transamination
B
ammonification
C
deamination
D
none of the above
Question 129
Potato is native to:          
A
South America
B
North America
C
South East
D
Australia
Question 130
Which is a symbiont inside human intestine?        
A
Streptococcus pneumoniae
B
Neisseria meningitidis
C
E. coil
D
Treponema pallidum
Question 131
In drumstick the seeds are dispersed by:      
A
water
B
animals
C
wind
D
explosive mechanism
Question 132
Which of the following enzyme is used in DNA multiplication ?            
A
RNA pplym erase
B
DNA endonuclease
C
Exonuc lease
D
DNA polymerase
Question 133
Which of the following is involved in the catalysis of link reaction during aerobic respiration’?          
A
Vitamin-A
B
Vitamin-B1
C
Vitamin-B6
D
Vitamin-K
Question 134
Penicillin was used in          
A
I world war
B
II world war
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of these
Question 135
In ecotone some species become abundant:              
A
sibling species
B
endemic species
C
rare species
D
edge species
Question 136
Adaptive radiation is for      
A
dissimilar character for adoption from common ancestor
B
similar characters for adoption from common ancestor
C
dissimilar character for adoption from different ancestor
D
similar characters for adoption from different ancestor
Question 137
Myxoedema is a disorder of:            
A
parathyroid gland
B
adrenal gland
C
pituitary gland
D
thyroid gland
Question 138
Hybrid vigour is due to:      
A
heterosis
B
epistasis
C
complementary genes
D
supplementary genes
Question 139
Nissl’s granules are present in:        
A
RBC
B
WBC
C
both (a) and (b)
D
nerve cells
Question 140
Both mimic and model are harmful to the predator;          
A
Batesian mimicry
B
warning mimicry
C
concealing mimicry
D
Mullerian mimicry
Question 141
Highest concentration of auxin is found in:            
A
root and shoot tips
B
leaves and fruits
C
midstem portion
D
none of the above
Question 142
Metamorphosis in frog is hastened by:              
A
thyroxine
B
insulin
C
glucagon
D
adrenalin
Question 143
Cyanobacteria is an:      
A
algae having blue-green pigment
B
algae having red pigment
C
algae having brown pigment
D
algae having yellow-brown pigment
Question 144
The neuromuscular transmitter is:        
A
dopamine
B
epineph rifle
C
norepinephrine
D
acetylcholine
Question 145
Which of the following passage way is part of cloaca of vertebrates?            
A
Rectum
B
The reproductive tract
C
The urinary tract
D
All of the above
Question 146
Part of nephron impermeable to salt:        
A
distal convoluted tubules
B
descending limb of loop of Henie
C
assending limb of loop of Henie
D
collecting duct
Question 147
A codon is made up of:        
A
single nucleotide
B
two nucleotides
C
three nucleotides
D
four nucleotides
Question 148
Mycorrhiza is useful association because:        
A
it fixes atmospheric nitrogen
B
it enhances absorption of nutrients from soil
C
it kills pathogens
D
it provides resistance against drought
Question 149
Vernalization is done at:          
A
lower temperature
B
low light intensity
C
higher temperature
D
high light intensity
Question 150
Prolonged deficiency of thiamine in human diet may lead to:          
A
pellagra
B
ben-ben
C
anaemia
D
haemorrhage
Question 151
Kupifer cells are present in:        
A
liver
B
pancreas
C
small intestine
D
large intestine
Question 152
Single membrane bound organelles are:        
A
lysosome
B
sphaerosome
C
glyoxysome
D
all of these
Question 153
The function of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) is              
A
translation
B
transduction
C
DNA amplification
D
none of the above
Question 154
Ribosome mainly has:        
A
DNA
B
RNA
C
carbohydrate
D
none of these
Question 155
Natural pearl belongs to:        
A
Arthropoda
B
Protozoa
C
Mollusca
D
Echinodermata
Question 156
The number of chromosomes in Klinefelter’s syndrome is:            
A
47(44÷XXY)
B
47 (44 + XXX)
C
47 [46 + 1 (chromosome 21)]
D
none of the above
Question 157
Linkage group in E. coil is/are          
A
4
B
2
C
1
D
5
Question 158
Rajaji national park is in:        
A
Karnataka
B
Rajasthan
C
UttarPradesh
D
Assam
Question 159
Which of the following statement about bee colony is wrong?      
A
Domesticated species are A. indica and A. mellifera
B
Sex differentiation is due to haplodiploidy
C
They are female dominant societies
D
Fertilized eggs develop into sterile females only
Question 160
A homozygous red flower is crossed with recessive white. Red is dominant over white. The progeny in the Fl generation will be:        
A
all red
B
all white
C
50% red and 50% white
D
75% red, 25% white
Question 161
Integumentary nephridia are also called:      
A
enteronephric
B
exonephric
C
sometimes enteronephric and sometimes exonephric
D
both (a) and (b)
Question 162
Monosomy and trisomy can be represented as:        
A
2n+l,2n+3
B
2,—l,2,z—2
C
2n,2n+1
D
2n —l,2n+l
Question 163
Actinomycetes which is a symbiotic nitrogen fixing organism in many plants.:              
A
Streptomyces
B
Anabaena
C
Frankia
D
Rhizobium
Question 164
DNA synthesis occurs in:          
A
prometaphase
B
prophase
C
interphase
D
telophase
Question 165
Primitive man was originated during:        
A
Miocene
B
Holocene
C
Pleistocene
D
Pliocene
Question 166
Eggs of egg laying mammals are:        
A
macrolecithal
B
alecithal
C
mesolecithal
D
telolecithal
Question 167
Hardening in tissue culture is:      
A
keeping at 30-50°C temperature for about 30 minutes
B
acclimatisation of tissue culture plants slowly before growing in the field
C
plunging the vials into water at 37-40°C
D
none of the above
Question 168
Which have no specific organ for respiration but respire?            
A
Rabbit
B
Cockroach
C
Earthworm
D
Frog
Question 169
Which of the following organism is pseudocoelomate?.        
A
Hookworm
B
Liver fluke
C
Jellyfish
D
Leech
Question 170
Which of the following plant hormone if extracted from fungus?          
A
Auxin
B
Gibberellin
C
Cytokinin
D
2, 4-D
Question 171
Apnoea is:      
A
absence of breathing
B
decreased ventilation
C
increased ventilation
D
laboured breathing
Question 172
Black rust of wheat is caused by:          
A
Pucdnia graminis
B
Ustilago
C
Pythium
D
None of these
Question 173
Enzymes of electron transport system are present in:        
A
inner mitochondrial membrane
B
matrix
C
intermembranous space
D
endoplasmic reticulum
Question 174
Phytotron is:      
A
a controlled condition chamber for tissue culture
B
leaf culture process
C
special culture of plants
D
root culture process
Question 175
National Botanical Research Institute is located at:          
A
New Delhi
B
Mumbai
C
Lucknow
D
Dehradoon
Question 176
Weed killers generally have properties much like that of:        
A
hormone
B
carbohydrate
C
enzymes
D
all of these
Question 177
Pseudocoelom is not found in:          
A
Ascaris
B
Ancylostoma
C
Fasdola
D
None of these
Question 178
Ginseng is an important drug of:          
A
America
B
Egypt
C
lndia
D
China
Question 179
Which of the following required in translocation of food in plants?          
A
Xylem
B
Phloem
C
Sclerenchyma
D
Collenchyma ‘
Question 180
Ribosomes that occur exclusively in mitochondria is:              
A
705
B
555
C
30S
D
SOS
Question 181
The function of peroxisomes is:        
A
H202 destruction
B
conversion of fat to carbohyd rates
C
detoxification of heavy metals
D
oxidative phosphorylation
Question 182
Which of the following is not secreted by anterior pituitary?          
A
Prolactin
B
FSH
C
Growth hormone
D
ADH
Question 183
In vegetative propagation of the tubers which of the following remain constant through generations?      
A
Morphology, vigour and disease resistance
B
Morphology only
C
Vigour only
D
Vigour and morphology only
Question 184
Jacket of fern antheridium is composed of:        
A
2 cells
B
3 cells
C
4 cells
D
5 cells
Question 185
At which stage of mitosis chromatids separated and passes to different poles?          
A
Prophase
B
Metaphase
C
Anaphase
D
Telophase
Question 186
Resolving power of scanning electron microscope is          
A
0.001 nm
B
0.01 nm
C
20 nm
D
0.0001
Question 187
2n - 2 is known as:        
A
monosomic
B
trisomic
C
nullisomy
D
polyploidy
Question 188
Use and disuse’ theory was proposed by:        
A
Lamarck
B
Darwin
C
Hugo de Vries
D
Maithus
Question 189
Ethylene is used for:      
A
decrease the senescence
B
increase the height of stem
C
ripening of fruits
D
prevention of leaf fall
Question 190
Pseudostratif led epithelium is found in:            
A
pharynx
B
trachea
C
testis
D
epidermis
Question 191
In situ conservation of natural genetic resources can be achieved by establishing:            
A
national park
B
wild life sanctuaries
C
biosphere reserve
D
all of the above
Question 192
The largest gland in the human body is:              
A
pancreas
B
brain
C
gall bladder
D
liver
Question 193
Cancer of prostate gland is caused due to the exposure to:              
A
lead oxide
B
cadmium oxide
C
potassium oxide
D
chlorine
Question 194
The stele found in monocot is:        
A
haplostele
B
atactostele
C
dictyostele
D
actinostele
Question 195
DNA and histone proteins are synthesized during the following phase of cell cycle:          
A
S-phase
B
G2-phase
C
G1-phase
D
None of these
Question 196
Which one of the following gases can deplete ozone layer in the upper atmosphere?        
A
Ammonia
B
Methane
C
Carbon monoxide
D
Sulphur dioxide
Question 197
Which of the following statement about Lamarck is true?      
A
He was a French botanist who late become Zoologists
B
He was an English naturalist who gave theory of evolution
C
He was a polish scientist and gave law of inheritance
D
He was a French scientist who gave inheritance by acquired characters
Question 198
The AIDS test is known as:        
A
ELISA
B
Australian antigen
C
HIV test
D
None of these
Question 199
In which phylum larva/young one is bilaterally symmetrical but adult one is radially symmetrical?          
A
Echinodermata
B
Porifera
C
Arthropoda
D
Mollusca
Question 200
The genes concerned with the production of cancer are called              
A
cancer genes
B
carinogenes
C
carcinomas
D
oncogenes
Question 201
Cytokinins are formed in:              
A
roots
B
leaves
C
fruits
D
stems
Question 202
A gene which gives multiple phenotypic effects        
A
complementary genes
B
lethal genes
C
pleiotropic genes
D
holandric genes
Question 203
Lateral root or ginates from:        
A
endodermis
B
pericycle
C
cortex
D
phloem
Question 204
Number of linkage group in Pisum sativum is:        
A
2
B
5
C
7
D
9
Question 205
Juicy part of litchi is an outgrowth of:            
A
nucellus
B
micropyle end
C
chalazal end
D
outer integument
Question 206
Fossilization would occur when flora and fauna are burned by:      
A
natural processes
B
industrial processes
C
both (a) and (b)
D
all of the above
Question 207
Mycorrhiza is found in          
A
oligotrophic soil
B
eutrophic soil
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 208
Knee joint is:              
A
cartilageneous
B
fibrous
C
gliding joint
D
synovial
Question 209
Echolocation is. found in: ?        
A
bat
B
cat
C
dog
D
horse
Question 210
Eggs of cockroach are:          
A
alecithal
B
microledthal
C
telolecithal
D
centrolecithal
Question 211
 Haversian canals are found in:      
A
internal ear of mammal
B
external ear of mammal
C
long bone of rabbit
D
spinal chord
Question 212
Gibberellin was first isolated from:              
A
oat coleoptile
B
Actinomycete
C
fungus
D
soybean seedlings
Question 213
Philosophic zoologique written by:          
A
Darwin
B
Linnaeus
C
Lamarck
D
Theophrastus
Question 214
Phylogenetic system was given by          
A
Engler and Prantl
B
Pliny
C
John Ray
D
R.H. Whittaker
Question 215
Solenocytes are used for:        
A
elimination of nitrogenous excretory wastes
B
respiration
C
digestion
D
all of the above
Question 216
Which is a unit of evolution?          
A
Cell
B
Individual
C
Population
D
Species
Question 217
One gene one enzyme hypothesis was given by:          
A
Jacob and Monod
B
McClintock
C
Meselson and Stahl
D
Beadle and Tatum
Question 218
Down syndrome is due to:            
A
trisomy of 13th chromosome
B
non disjunction of 21st chromosome
C
trisomy of 18th chromosome
D
fusion of normal sperm with egg having 2X chromosome
Question 219
Menstrual How occurs due to lack of          
A
progesterone
B
FSH
C
oxytocin
D
vasopressin
Question 220
Pigment present in cyanobacteria is:        
A
r-phycocyanin
B
r-phycoerythrin
C
c-phycocyanin
D
anthocyanin
Question 221
The infected stage of malarial parasite is:      
A
sporozoites stage
B
schizozoites stage
C
merozoites stage
D
metacryptozoites stage
Question 222
Calmodulin is a:      
A
chlorophyll binding protein
B
cadmium binding protein
C
calcium binding protein
D
carotene binding protein
Question 223
Seedless water melons are obtained by:      
A
triploidy
B
gibberellin application
C
haploidy
D
vegetative propagation
Question 224
Monosomy and trisomy are respectively:          
A
n—l,n+2
B
2n+ 2,2n+l
C
2 n —I, 2 n +1
D
n —2, 2 n +1
Question 225
Nerve cells are the part of:        
A
epithelial tissue
B
connective tissue
C
muscles tissue
D
nervous tissue
Question 226
Opium is extracted from:      
A
Atropa belladona
B
Papaver somniferum
C
Vinca rosea
D
Azadirachta indica
Question 227
Maximum productivity is found in:          
A
grassland
B
tropical rain forest
C
ocean
D
none of the above
Question 228
Gibberellin was first reported from:        
A
algae
B
fungus
C
bacteria
D
bryophyte
Question 229
In submerged hydrophytes entry of CO2 is through:            
A
epidermis as dissolved CO2
B
epidermis as carbonates only
C
epidermis as bicarbonates only
D
both (b) and (c)
Question 230
Hassal’s bodies/corpuscles:          
A
adrenal medula
B
thyroid
C
thymus
D
parathyroid
Question 231
Which of the following metal is present in vitamin B12?          
A
Cobalt
B
Copper
C
Zinc
D
Magnesium
Question 232
Beadle and Tatum performed classics experiment of Neurospora crassa to explain:        
A
one gene produce one enzyme
B
one enzyme can correct one gene
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 233
Pancreatic secretion and gall bladder contraction are stimulated by:            
A
gastrin
B
enterocrinin
C
enterogasterone
D
cholesystokinin
Question 234
Tendons and ligaments are:      
A
epithelial tissue
B
fibrous connective tissue
C
nerve tissue
D
muscular tissue
Question 235
Nissl’s granules are absent in:        
A
axon
B
cyton
C
dendrone
D
both (a) and (b)
Question 236
Which is correct?      
A
Slime moulds are haploid
B
Protozoan lack cell wall
C
Dinoflagellates are immotile
D
Pellicle is absent in Euglena
Question 237
What is not seen during mitosis in somatic cells?            
A
Spindle fibres
B
Chromosome movement
C
Disappearance of nucleolus
D
Synapsis
Question 238
 Phytotoxins are secreted by plants in response to fungal reaction. These compounds ax generally:              
A
proteins
B
glycoproteins
C
phenolic compounds
D
lipids
Question 239
Pyruvic acid is the end product of:            
A
Krebs cycle
B
electron transport system
C
photosynthesis
D
glycolysis
Question 240
Which is not phagocytic?              
A
Monocyte
B
Lymphocyte
C
Mast-cell
D
Neutrophil
Question 241
Pat storing granules are          
A
elaloplast
B
amyloplast
C
aleuroplast
D
none of these
Question 242
During protein denaturation which of the following is disrupted?          
A
2D structure
B
3D structure
C
Peptide bond
D
AA sequence ‘
Question 243
Sexual reproduction in algae results in the formation of:          
A
opspore
B
zoos pore
C
zygote
D
zygospore
Question 244
 Which of the following is initiating codon?          
A
AUG
B
AUU
C
UAG
D
None of these
Question 245
The phenotypic ratio obtained in quantitative inheritance of a dihybrid cross is      
A
1:2:1
B
1:4:6:4: 1
C
1:6:15:20:15:6:1
D
9 : 3 : 3: 1
Question 246
Cyanide resistant pathway is:            
A
anaerobic respiration
B
aerobic respiration
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 247
Parasexuality was first discovered in:          
A
bacteria
B
virus
C
fungi
D
none of these
Question 248
The hormone involved in metabolism of food material in cereal grains during germination is:          
A
auxin
B
cytokinin
C
gibberellin
D
none of these
Question 249
Who first conducted experiment on evolution to prove biochemical origin of life?          
A
MiIler and Urey
B
Darwin
C
Lamarck
D
Weismann
Question 250
Node of Ranvier is found in:        
A
right auricle
B
muscle bundles
C
dendrite
D
axon
Question 251
Predation and parasitism are which type of rnteractions:              
A
(+,+)
B
(+,O)
C
(-,-)
D
(+,-)
Question 252
Which of the following pair is correct?      
A
Bats wing and insect wing are analogous
B
Seal flippers and bats paw are homologous
C
Insect wing and bird wing are homologous
D
Thorn of Bougainvillea and tendril of pea are analogous
Question 253
The edible part of litchi is:        
A
aril
B
endocarp
C
mesocarp
D
none of these
Question 254
Smallest flower is:        
A
Woiffia microspermia
B
Salvinia
C
Pistfa
D
Lemna
Question 255
Which of the following is balancing organ?          
A
Organ of Corti
B
Cochlea
C
Vestibular region
D
All of these
Question 256
The jumping genes in maize were discovered by:        
A
H. G. Khorana
B
T.H. Morgan
C
Beadle and Tatum
D
Barbara Mc Clintock
Question 257
Action of lysozyme is              
A
physiological
B
anatomical
C
morphological
D
none of these
Question 258
Enzyme having different molecular arrangement but similar functions, is:          
A
isoenzyme
B
holoenzyme
C
apoenzyme
D
coenzyme
Question 259
Yeast belongs to:        
A
Zygomycetes
B
Basidiomycetes
C
Ascomycetes
D
Phycomycetes
Question 260
The sequence of ear ossicles from outside to inside is        
A
malleus —> incus —> stapes
B
incus —> stapes —> malleus
C
stapes —> incus —> malleus
D
malleus —> stapes —> incus
Question 261
What will be the gametic chromosome number of a cell, if somatic cell have 40 chromosomes?          
A
10
B
20
C
30
D
40
Question 262
Osmotic pressure of a solution is:      
A
greater than pure solvent
B
less than pure solvent
C
equal to pure solvent
D
less than or greater than pure solvent
Question 263
Field capacity is associated with:      
A
capillary, hygroscopic, water vapour combined
B
capillary only
C
gravitational only
D
gravitational as well as
Question 264
Down’s syndrome is characterised by:            
A
21st trisomy
B
two X and one Y chromosome
C
19 trisomy
D
only one X chromosome
Question 265
Humidity in atmosphere decreases rate of:          
A
transpiration
B
photosynthesis
C
glycolysis
D
growth
Question 266
Pepsinogen is secreted by          
A
chief cell
B
1 oxyntic cell
C
1 mast cell
D
parietal cell
Question 267
Vital capacity of lung is            
A
TV+IRV+ERV
B
TV+IRV+RV
C
TV+ERV
D
IRV+ERV
Question 268
Abnormal gene is replaced by normal gene through:            
A
gene therapy
B
medicines
C
cloning
D
radiation
Question 269
Sex chromosomes for the first time was discovered in which plant?          
A
Sphaerocarpus
B
Pisum sativum
C
Nurospora
D
Lathyrus odoratus
Question 270
Sub units in prokaryotic ribosomcs are          
A
605-405
B
505-305
C
40S-30S
D
50S-20S
Question 271
Secondary cell wall grows by:          
A
deamination
B
calcicole
C
apposition
D
none of these
Question 272
Bt toxin obtained from        
A
prokaryotes
B
eukaryotes
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of these
Question 273
Cytokinins are formed in:          
A
roots
B
leaves
C
fruits
D
stems
Question 274
The physiological capacity to produce off springs is called                
A
birth rate
B
biotic potential
C
crude natality
D
mortality
Question 275
Pseudocoelomic organisms belong to:          
A
Arthropoda
B
Annelida
C
Mollusca
D
Aschelminthes
Question 276
A cell is heterozygous at three gene loci. How many different type of gametes can it form?          
A
2
B
3
C
6
D
8
Question 277
Which of the following is a seed borne disease?            
A
Bacterial blight of rice
B
Kharia of paddy
C
Whiptail of Brassica
D
All of the above
Question 278
Probes used in DNA finger-printing initially:            
A
single stranded RNA
B
mini satellite
C
19 base long oligonucleotide
D
all of the above
Question 279
Oblique ovary is found in family:        
A
Brassicaceae
B
Compositae
C
Leguminosae
D
Solanaceae
Question 280
Sertoli cells help in:      
A
maturation of eggs
B
matu ration of sperms
C
enzyme production
D
ovulation
Question 281
Weed killers generally have properties much like that of:        
A
hormone
B
carbohydrate
C
enzymes
D
all of these
Question 282
Which one of the following organdIes lack membranes?          
A
Ribosome
B
Mitochondria
C
Golgi complex
D
Nucleus
Question 283
The layer of cells that secrete enamel of tooth is:          
A
dentoblast
B
ameloblast
C
osteoblast
D
odontoblast
Question 284
The conversion of NO3 to N2 is called:              
A
nitrification
B
denitrification
C
ammonification
D
nitrogen fixation
Question 285
Life span of RBC is:              
A
50 days
B
70 days
C
120 days
D
220 days
Question 286
Which one is mismatched?      
A
Bowmann’s capsule—glomerular filteration
B
PCT— absorption of Na+ and K+
C
DCT—absorption of glucose
D
None of the above
Question 287
Inclusive fitness theory is proposed by:          
A
Darwin
B
Lamarck
C
Weismann
D
Hamilton
Question 288
Taxon is a:        
A
group of same species
B
any rank in taxomonic hierarchy
C
group of similar genera
D
subdivision of kingdom
Question 289
1:2:1 phenotypic and genotypic ratio is found in:        
A
complementary genes
B
blending inheritance
C
multiple alleles
D
pseudo alleles
Question 290
In man, artificial pace-maker is implanted due to defects in:        
A
SA node
B
AV node
C
Mitral valve
D
Purkinje fibres
Question 291
Organisms found in extreme temperature are:              
A
cyanobacteria
B
archaebacteria
C
fungi
D
eubacteria
Question 292
Which plant hormone promotes seed, bud dormancy and causes stomata I closure?          
A
IAA
B
Abscisic acid
C
GAi
D
Cytokinin
Question 293
Chemofusion and dectrofusion are characteristic of:        
A
mutations
B
cloning
C
protoplast fusion
D
eugenics
Question 294
Food is translocated in plants through:        
A
xylem
B
phloem
C
cambium
D
cork
Question 295
Biosphere reserves are different from National Park as:            
A
plants and animals are protected in biosphere reserves
B
humans are integral part of biosphere reserves
C
humans are not involved in biosphere reserves
D
none of the above
Question 296
Which one caused mutation in animals?      
A
Change in habit
B
Change in Golgi body
C
Change in gene structure
D
Change in peroxysome
Question 297
The maintenance of internal favourable conditions, by a self regulated mechanism causing changes in environment is:          
A
homeostasis
B
steady state
C
cyclosis
D
ecosystem
Question 298
The purpose of crop rotation is to:        
A
increase the fertility of soil
B
decrease the fertility of soil
C
prevent soil erosin
D
prevent water erosion
Question 299
During mitosis number of chromosomes gets:      
A
change
B
no change
C
may be change if cell is mature
D
may be change if cell is immature
Question 300
Polytene chromosomes are found in:              
A
salivary gland
B
oocytes
C
green glands
D
none of these
Question 301
Sieve tubes differ from sieve cells because they:      
A
have pores mainly on its walls
B
are shorter
C
lack nuclei
D
are dead
Question 302
Which of the following is a component of electron transport chain in mitochondria ?      
A
Phytochrome
B
Cytochrome oxidase
C
Plastocyanin
D
Carotenoids
Question 303
 Leaf colour in Mirabilis jalapa is an example of:            
A
non-Mendelian inheritance
B
Mendelian inheritance
C
chemical inheritance
D
both (b) and (c)
Question 304
Herdmania belongs to which subphyla:          
A
Cephalochordata
B
Hemichordata
C
Urochordata
D
Protochordata
Question 305
Protein in silk thread is:          
A
fibroin
B
keratin
C
albumin
D
globulin
Question 306
The instrument by which B.P. of man is determined:      
A
sphygmomanometer
B
B.P. meter
C
altrasound
D
stethoscope
Question 307
Organs that have different embryonic origin but perform similar functions are        
A
homologous organs
B
analogous organs
C
vestigial organs
D
atavism
Question 308
Endoplasmic reticulum is studied with:          
A
ribosomes
B
lysosomes
C
glyoxisomes
D
microsomes
Question 309
To remove seed dormancy by mechanically removing the seed coat, is called        
A
stratification
B
scarification
C
vernalization
D
photoperiodism
Question 310
Theory of catastropism was supported by:              
A
Luis Pasteur
B
A. I. Oparin
C
Cuvier
D
Haldane
Question 311
Genes are present on:          
A
chromosomes
B
lamellae
C
plasma membrane
D
mesosomes
Question 312
Quinine is obtained from:        
A
bark of Cinchona
B
root of Cinchona
C
wood of Cinchona
D
leaves of Cinchona
Question 313
 The presence of recessive part in a large population is found to be 16%. The frequency of dominant allele in that population is:        
A
O.84
B
O.32
C
O.56
D
O.92
Question 314
The supporting and nutritive cells found in the brain are:          
A
ependymal cells
B
microglia
C
astrocytes
D
oligodendrocytes
Question 315
Claviceps is a member of:          
A
Ascomycetes
B
Basidiomycetes
C
Zygomycetes
D
Phycomycetes
Question 316
Human population growth is:            
A
lag
B
stationary
C
exponential
D
none of these
Question 317
CFCs are not recommended to be used in refrigerators because they:      
A
increase temperature
B
deplete ozone
C
affect environment
D
affect human body
Question 318
In Limnaea shell coiling is due to:      
A
cytoplasmic inheritance
B
nuclear inheritance
C
recessive inheritance
D
none of the above
Question 319
The back bone of RNA consists of which of the following sugar?          
A
Deoxyribose
B
Ribose
C
Sucrose
D
Maltose
Question 320
Fossils are studied for:      
A
tracing evolutionary history of organisms
B
studying extinct organisms
C
providing jobs to scientist
D
both (a) and (b)
Question 321
Lactose is composed of following compunents:            
A
glucose + fructose
B
gluco’e + glucose
C
glucose + fructose + galactose
D
glucose + galactose
Question 322
Deltoid ridge is present in:        
A
femur
B
humerus
C
tibia
D
fibula
Question 323
Chromosomes can be seen best during:        
A
prophase
B
metaphase
C
anaphase
D
telophase
Question 324
Repressible enzymes are formed:        
A
in the absence of corepressor
B
in the presence of corepressor
C
in the presence of apressor
D
all of the above
Question 325
First stable product of €3 pathway is:            
A
Oxalo-acetic acid
B
3 phosphoglyceric acid
C
RuBP
D
Phosphoenol pyruvate
Question 326
Multiplication of DNA is called:              
A
transcription
B
translation
C
replication
D
transduction
Question 327
For DNA structure, Nobel prize was given to:              
A
Macna Wilkins
B
Franklin
C
Pauly
D
Waston and Crick
Question 328
Maximum diversity is found in which phylum?        
A
Chordata
B
Arthropoda
C
Protozoa
D
Annelida
Question 329
During meiosis, crossing over occurs between:      
A
sister chromatids of homologous chromosome
B
non-sister chromatids of homologous chromosome
C
sister chromatids of non-homologous chromosome
D
non-homologous chromatids of homologous chromosome
Question 330
Which lenses in electron microscope are used to control and focus a beam of electron?          
A
Convex lens
B
Concave lens
C
Electric lens
D
Magnetic lens
Question 331
Allergens are;      
A
infectious and increased secretion of IgE
B
non-infectious and increased secretions of lgF
C
injections and increased secretion of lgG
D
non-infectious and increased secretion of 1gM
Question 332
Chagas disease is caused by;            
A
Trypanosoma gambiense
B
Plasmodium sp.
C
Tiypanosoma cruzi
D
Treponema pallidum
Question 333
The movement of pollen tube is called:              
A
chemotropism
B
thermotaxis
C
thermonastic
D
hydrotropism
Question 334
Who coined the term ‘cell?          
A
Purkinje
B
Robert Brown
C
Robert Hooke
D
Hugo von MohI
Question 335
Which is an example of true pyramid in an ecosystem?            
A
Pyra mid of a biomass
B
Pyramid of number
C
Pyramid of energy
D
None of the above
Question 336
Mushroom belongs to:        
A
Ascomycetes
B
Basidiomycetes
C
Phycomycetes
D
Zygomycetes
Question 337
Maximum photosynthetic activity takes place in:        
A
red light
B
orange light
C
green light
D
yellow light
Question 338
Tendons and ligaments are specialized types of:            
A
nervous tissue
B
muscular tissue
C
epithelial tissue
D
fibrous connective tissue
Question 339
Aqueduct of sylvius (iter) connects:      
A
1st and 2nd ventricles
B
3rd and 4th ventricles
C
2nd and 3rd ventricles
D
4th and 1st ventricles
Question 340
Eutrophication is seen in:        
A
saline soil
B
agricultural land near thermal plant
C
lake
D
mountain
Question 341
Decarboxylation is not involved in:      
A
electron transport system
B
C4 cycle
C
Krebs cycle
D
alcoholic fermentation
Question 342
From which of the following plants a medicine for respiratory disorders is obtained ?          
A
Ephedra
B
Eucalyptus
C
Cannabis
D
Saccharum
Question 343
In eukaryotes basic structural unit made of histone and DNA:              
A
nucleosome
B
nucleolus
C
chromosome
D
lysosome
Question 344
The habitat of a species along with its function is:        
A
home range
B
tersitory
C
boundary
D
niche
Question 345
During normal respiration without any effort the volume of air inspired or expired is called          
A
tidal volume
B
reserve volume
C
residual volume
D
noneof these
Question 346
Jumping genes in maize were discovered by:          
A
Hugo de Vries
B
T. H. Morgan
C
Barbara McClintock
D
Mendel
Question 347
Mode of nutrition in Trypanosoma is:            
A
saprozoic
B
parasitic
C
autotropic
D
phototropic
Question 348
Formation of glucose from lipids is:        
A
gluconeogenesis
B
glycogenolysis
C
glycogenesis
D
none of these
Question 349
Unwinding of DNA is done by:            
A
primase
B
exonuclease
C
helicase
D
ligase
Question 350
Vernalisation is response due to:      
A
high temperature
B
optimum temperature
C
low temperature
D
none of the above
Question 351
Water bloom’ is generally caused by:          
A
green algae
B
blue-green algae
C
bacteria
D
Hydrilla
Question 352
A person is injected with globulin against hepatitis. This is:        
A
artificially acquired passive immunity
B
artificially acquired active immunity
C
naturally acquired active immunity
D
naturally acquired passive immunity
Question 353
Alcohol is present in which of the following?          
A
Vitamin D
B
Vitamin 83
C
Vitamin B5
D
Vitamin C
Question 354
Lam pbrush chromosomes are seen in:        
A
interphase
B
zygotene
C
diplotene
D
metaphase
Question 355
Procambium forms:      
A
cork cam bium
B
vascular tissue
C
vascular cambium
D
intercalary meristem
Question 356
Which one is a sex linked disease?        
A
Colourblindness
B
Haemophilia
C
Syphilis
D
Both (a) and (b)
Question 357
Which of the following are the characteristics of deuterosome?        
A
Spiral cleavage, blastopore becoming anus
B
Spiral cleavage, blastopore becoming mouth
C
Radial cleavage, blastopore becoming anus
D
Radial cleavage, blastopore becoming mouth
Question 358
Two or more codons coding for one amino acid        
A
non-ambiguous
B
degeneracy of codon
C
non-overlapping of codon
D
non sense codon
Question 359
Cell organe lie responsible for autolysis:            
A
dictyosome
B
lysosome
C
peroxisome
D
glyoxysome
Question 360
Which of the following inhibits 02 release light phase?          
A
PMA
B
Zeatin
C
DCMU
D
None-of these
Question 361
Angiosperms differ from gymnosperms in:      
A
seeds
B
fruits
C
male gametophyte
D
female gametophyte
Question 362
Leydig cells are found in:        
A
heart
B
lungs
C
spleen
D
testes
Question 363
Butterfly belongs to:          
A
Homoptera
B
Procoptera
C
Hemiptera
D
Lepidoptera
Question 364
Binomial nomenclature was given by:        
A
Aristotle
B
Hutchinson
C
Julian Huxley
D
Linnaeus
Question 365
Cystoliths are composed of:        
A
glucosides
B
calcium oxa late
C
calcium carbonate
D
magnesium oxalate
Question 366
Which of the following statements about blood transfusion is correct. Blood group B can give blood to?        
A
Blood groups B, AB and receive from group B
B
Blood group B and receive from group AB
C
Blood group 0 and receive from group B
D
Blood group B, AB and receive from group AB”
Question 367
Relationship between different organisms can be best described by:          
A
blood web
B
pyramid of energy
C
pyramid of mass
D
Eltonian pyramid
Question 368
Fungi in a forest ecosystem is:              
A
producer
B
decom poser
C
top consumer
D
autotroph
Question 369
Corpus luteum secretes        
A
progesterone and estrogen
B
LH
C
only progesterone
D
progesterone and LH
Question 370
National Botanical Institute is situated at          
A
Lucknow
B
Kolkotta
C
Mumbai
D
Chennai
Question 371
Which of the following is absent in DNA?          
A
U
B
A
C
T
D
G
Question 372
Enzyme present in saliva is:          
A
maltase
B
ptyalin
C
sucrase
D
invertase
Question 373
Biological species concept emphasizes on:      
A
geographical isolation
B
reproductive isolation
C
physiological isolation
D
none of the above
Question 374
Hematology is the study of:          
A
bone
B
blood
C
cartilage
D
nerves
Question 375
Fungi differ from other kingdom in being:        
A
unicellular
B
unicellular, consumers
C
multicellular, decomposers
D
multicellular, consumer
Question 376
When Ronald Ross found malaria parasite infection, in mosquito?          
A
1897
B
1850
C
1835
D
1859
Question 377
Heavy metals are detoxified in plants by:              
A
abscisic acid
B
alleopathins
C
phytochelatins
D
phytoalexins
Question 378
Heterozygosity is most favoured in plants following:                
A
cleistogamy
B
autogamy
C
xenogamy
D
geitonogamy
Question 379
The shape of eye lens is changed by:              
A
pupil
B
iris
C
optic nerve
D
ciliary muscles
Question 380
Which of the following animals is mostly used in genetics experiments?          
A
Butterfly
B
Fruitfly
C
Housefly
D
Dragonfly
Question 381
Cytokinin synthesis is maximum in:              
A
leaves
B
roots
C
fruits
D
shoot tip
Question 382
Mouth parts of housefly are:        
A
siphoning type
B
sponging type
C
biting and chewing
D
piercing and sucking
Question 383
Hesperidium of orange is a modification of:        
A
berry
B
drupe
C
pome
D
aggregate fruit
Question 384
Cilia of gills of bivalve molluscs help in:          
A
feeding
B
digestion
C
reproduction
D
excretion
Question 385
Which of the following is an endangered animal?            
A
Hanuman monkey
B
Langur
C
Antelope
D
Lion tailed maca que
Question 386
Zygospore is        
A
give rise to zoospores on meiosis
B
equivalent to Ascus, Brasilia
C
dormant stage
D
give raise to asexual spore
Question 387
ACTH is secreted by:        
A
thyroid gland
B
thymus gland
C
pituitary gland
D
isletsof Langerhans
Question 388
Ontogeny repeats phylogeny is a part of:        
A
Recapitulation theory
B
Darwin’s evolution theory
C
Lamarck’s evolution theory
D
Weismann’s theory
Question 389
Secondary metabolite is:          
A
sugar
B
glucose
C
antibiotics
D
all of these
Question 390
Which is not a feature of annelids?        
A
Metameric segmentation
B
Nephridia
C
Pseudocoelom
D
Clitellum
Question 391
How much amount of air can be inspired or expired during normal breathing?          
A
0.5
B
2.5
C
1.5
D
5.5
Question 392
Which of the following is called as ‘Age of Reptiles’?              
A
Coenozoic era
B
Azoic era
C
Mesozoic era
D
Precambrian era
Question 393
Study of periodical changes in plants in relation to seasonal changes              
A
Physiognomy
B
Phycology
C
Phenology
D
Photoperiodism
Question 394
Competition of species leads to        
A
extinction
B
mutation
C
greater number of niches are formed
D
symbiosis
Question 395
One gene-one enzyme theory was proposed by:          
A
Temin and Baltimore
B
Watson and Crick
C
Robert and Koch
D
Beadle and Tatum
Question 396
Red list in India completed by        
A
botanical survey of India
B
zoological survey of India
C
geological survey of India
D
none of the above
Question 397
Which disaccharide has different linkage?              
A
Maltose
B
Starch
C
Sucrose
D
Lactose
Question 398
Book lungs are respiratory organs of:          
A
Mollusca
B
Mammals
C
Arachnida
D
Annelida
Question 399
Which of the following cannot be isolated from plants?              
A
Riboflavin
B
Niacin
C
Vitamin B12
D
Vitamin C
Question 400
Five kingdom classification includes:        
A
Monera, Protista, Fungi, Plantae, Animalia
B
Algae, Fungi, Bryophyta, Pteridophyta, Gymnosperms
C
Virus, Prokaryota, Fungi, Plantae, Animalia
D
Monera, Protista, Animalia, Plantae, Algae
Question 401
Emulsification is the function of:        
A
bile
B
lipases
C
esterases
D
proteases
Question 402
Synaptic vesicle is found in        
A
pre synaptic neuron
B
post synaptic neuron
C
synaptic cleft.
D
none of the above
Question 403
Electron microscope was discovered by:          
A
M. Knoll and E Ruska
B
Robertson
C
Robert Hooke
D
Lehmann
Question 404
Starfish belongs to phylum:        
A
Porifera
B
Coelenterata
C
Echinodermata
D
Arthropoda
Question 405
Humus is present in:          
A
horizon-A
B
horizon-O
C
horizon-B
D
horizon-C
Question 406
 How many years ago a biogenesis occurred?            
A
3.5 billion years
B
3.0 billion years
C
2.5 billion years
D
3.2 billion years
Question 407
In which of the following stage chromosomes are arranged at equatorial plate?          
A
Anaphase
B
Metaphase
C
Prophase
D
Telophase
Question 408
Overlapping region between two ecosystems:              
A
biome
B
ecotone
C
niche
D
photiczone
Question 409
Interferons are produced in response to:          
A
virus
B
bacteria
C
helminthes
D
malarial parasites
Question 410
Which of the following gymnosperm has the presence of vessel?        
A
Pinus
B
Ephedra
C
Cycas
D
None of these
Question 411
Which of the following is connecting link between reptiles and birds?          
A
Archaeopteryx
B
Euglena
C
Neopilina
D
Latimeria
Question 412
Rr rr progeny: Red (dominant) flowered heterozygous crossed with white flower        
A
350 —> red : 350 —> white
B
450 —> red : 250 white
C
380 —> red : 320 white
D
None of the above
Question 413
Cells having secretory function have abundant:        
A
lysosomes
B
endoplasmic reticulum
C
dictyosomes
D
osteosomes
Question 414
Chlorophyll-a is absent in which of the following photosynthetic or ganism?          
A
Cyanobacteria
B
Red algae
C
Brown algae
D
Bacteria
Question 415
HCI is secreted by:          
A
chief cells
B
mucous cells
C
salivary glands
D
oxyntic cells
Question 416
Streptococcus is employed in the manufacturing of:              
A
wine
B
bread
C
cheese
D
all of these
Question 417
Wood ofCycos is:        
A
pycnoxylic only
B
polyxylic only
C
manoxylic and diploxylic
D
none of the above
Question 418
If an organism has more rods it will:      
A
active during day
B
possess colour vision
C
active during night
D
both (a) and (c) are possible
Question 419
Which of the following hormones are secreted by a pancreas?        
A
lnsulin and glucagon
B
Epinephrin and nor-epinephrin
C
Thyroxine and melanin
D
Lactocin and oxytocin
Question 420
Bacteria do not have:            
A
ribosome
B
protein synthesizing apparatus
C
mitochondria
D
cell wall
Question 421
Maximum noise permissible during day time in residential areas:              
A
75dB
B
55dB
C
65dB
D
45dB
Question 422
Lateral conjugation in Spirogyra occurs between individual which:      
A
are heterothallic
B
are homothallic
C
have different characters
D
are floating
Question 423
Examples of regional pollution are:        
A
acid rain
B
smog
C
both (a) and (b)
D
none of the above
Question 424
Activity of succinic dehydrogenase involves the following in TCA cycle:          
A
NAD
B
FAD
C
GDP
D
ATP
Question 425
Codes of rn-RN A and proteins are:        
A
coplanar
B
colinear
C
nonlinear
D
irregular
Question 426
Ureotelic organisms:            
A
do not have urease
B
do not excrete urea
C
cannot form uric acid
D
live in water only
Question 427
Formation of RNA from DNA is known as:          
A
transcription
B
translation
C
replication
D
recombination
Question 428
Spores with chloroplast is present in:        
A
Selaginella
B
Equisetum
C
Puccinia
D
Rhizopus
Question 429
Theory of pangenesis was proposed by:          
A
F. Redi
B
Darwin
C
Haeckel
D
Miller
Question 430
In addition to absence of chlorophyll what is the other difference between fungi and higher plants?        
A
Type of nutrition and composition of cell wall
B
Cell type
C
Nucleus
D
Reproduction
Question 431
Atropa belladona yields medicine used for:        
A
gastric ulcers
B
checking the eyes
C
leprosy
D
constipation
Question 432
Cranial nerves numbering IV, V and VI are respectively:      
A
trochlear, trigeminal, abducens
B
trochlear, trigeminal, facial
C
auditory, facial, trochlear
D
auditory, trochlear, facial
Question 433
Osphradium ofPlia globosa is:          
A
photoreceptor
B
thermoreceptor
C
chemoreceptor
D
tangoreceptor
Question 434
Confusion technique involves the use of:              
A
juvenile hormone
B
pheromones
C
ecdysone
D
hormones
Question 435
Superiority of hybrid over parents is:          
A
introduction
B
selection
C
hybridized progeny
D
hybrid vigour
Question 436
Following technique uses radioactive precursors for observing metabolic activities of macromolecules, is:        
A
chromatography
B
density gradient centrifugation or cell fractionation
C
autoradiography
D
electron microscope
Question 437
In which the pneumatophores are found?          
A
Tinospora
B
Pinus
C
Rhizophora
D
None of these
Question 438
Which of the following is concerned with CO2 fixation ?          
A
Krebs cycle
B
Calvin cycle
C
Omithine cycle
D
Glycolysls
Question 439
The gene interaction when one gene masks the effect:        
A
complementary gene action
B
supplementary gene action
C
duplicate gene action
D
epistasis
Question 440
Reindeer moss is a:        
A
pteridophyta
B
bryophyta
C
lichen
D
gymnosperm
Question 441
The chromosome showing L-shaped structure by the presence of centromere is termed as:              
A
acentric
B
metacentric
C
sub-metacentric
D
telocentric
Question 442
The taste receptors of cockroach are:        
A
compounds eyes
B
companiform sensillae
C
palps of maxillary and labium
D
tactile hairs
Question 443
If the foetus is Rh and mother is Rh then:      
A
foetus will transmit antigen to mother blood
B
foetus will transmit antibody to mother blood
C
foetus is attacked by antibodies to mother blood
D
foetus is attacked by antigen to mother blood
Question 444
Sal and teak is the dominant species in which of the following forests?            
A
Tropical dry deciduous forests
B
Temperate deciduous forests
C
Temperate rain forests
D
None of the above
Question 445
Ethylene is involved in:      
A
aerobic respiration
B
anaerobic respiration
C
climacteric respiration
D
fermentation
Question 446
AzoIla is used as biofertilizers because it:      
A
has Rhizobium
B
is fast growing and can form humus
C
has cyano bacteria
D
has mycorrhiza
Question 447
Na+, K+ dependent ATP ase activity helps in transport of:      
A
K+ inward, Na outward
B
K+ inward only
C
Na+ inward only
D
K+ outward, Na inward
Question 448
Vit. B12 is available to ruminants by:            
A
plants
B
microorganisms in caecum
C
animals
D
all of the above
Question 449
A cell active in protein synthesis will rich in:        
A
ribosome
B
Golgi bodies
C
mitochondria
D
lysosome
Question 450
SA node is located in:        
A
lower lateral wall of right atrium
B
upper lateral wall of right atrium
C
upper lateral wall of left atrium
D
lower lateral wall of left atrium
Question 451
In a double stranded DNA, the sequences of base pairs in one strand are AGCTAAGCC. What’s the complementary sequence on the other strand?          
A
TCGATTCGG
B
CGUAUUCG
C
AGCTAAGC
D
CAUTAUCG
Question 452
Which part of brain control intellectual ability?          
A
Frontal lobe
B
Parietal lobe
C
Temporal lobe
D
Occipetal lobe
Question 453
Hardy-Weinberg principle explains f            
A
genetic equilibrium
B
non-random mating
C
evolutionary force
D
all of the above
Question 454
When a person is exposed to cold surrounding, which of the following does not occur?          
A
Secretion of adrenal medulla and thyroid increase
B
Shivering occurs
C
Vasoconstricdon in skin vessels supplying blood to hairs
D
Heart beat and volume of blood per stoke increase
Question 455
Damaged sieve tubes are sealed by deposition of:              
A
pectin
B
callus
C
suberin
D
lignin
Question 456
The study of reptiles is called:          
A
Herpetology
B
Dermatology
C
Angiology
D
Parazoology
Question 457
ELISA test is used for detection of:          
A
antibodies
B
viral disease
C
AIDS
D
all of these
Question 458
Suspension of isolated thylakoids in culture medium containing CO2 and H20 does produce hexose due to absence of which of the following?          
A
ATP
B
Enzyme
C
Proteins
D
Hill reagent
Question 459
Species living in a restricted geographical areais:              
A
sympatric
B
allopatric
C
sibling
D
keystone
Question 460
Which