Botany (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

1. Oxygen transportation in a human body takes place through [1997]
1. Blood
2. Lungs
3. Tissue
The correct sequence of transportation is

2. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:
A. Theory of mutation
B. Theory of evolution
C. One gene one enzyme hypothesis
D. Operon concept
1. Beadle and Tatum
2. Jacob and Monad
3. Darwin
4. de Vries

3. Which of the following would lead to malnutrition? [1996]
1. Overnutrition
2. Undernutrition
3. Imbalanced nutrition
Select the correct answer by using the codes given below Codes:

4. Consider the following statements: [2010]
1. Biodiversity hotspots are located only in tropical regions.
2. India has four biodiversity hotspots i.e., Eastern Himalayas, Western Himalayas, Western Ghats and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
Which of the statements given above is / are correct?

5. Antigen is a substance which [1997]

6. Corpus luteum is a mass of cells found in [1997]

7. It begins as a single cell and grows into a merciless disease that claims millions of lives year after year. But scientists are steadily unlocking its mysteries and the fight against it, may now have reached a dramatic turning point. New discoveries promise better therapies and hope in the war against....
The disease referred to in the above quotation is [1995]

8. Other than Jatropha curcas, why is Pongamiapinnata also considered a good option for the production of bio-diesel in India? [2010]
1. Pongamia pinnata grows naturally in most of the arid regions of India.
2. The seeds of Pongamia pinnata are rich in lipid content of which nearly half is oleic acid.
Which of the statements given above is/ are correct?

9. Besides proteins and carbohydrates, other elements of nutritional value found in milk, include [1996]

10. Examine the following three statements: [1998]
1. Processed meat is a perishable food
2. All perishable foods are packed in sealed tins
3. Sealed tins sometimes to do not contain processed meat
Which one of the following inferences can be drawn from the above statements?

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