Quiz 166: General Science for Civil Services & Other Exams
1.Which among the following is a correct definition of Cyclotron?
(A)Accelerator of charged atomic particles
(B)Device for detection of High Energy atomic radiation
(C)Device for storing electric charge
2.Which among the following are called Thrombocytes?
(A)Red Blood Cells
(B)White Blood Cells
3.Adsorption is used commonly in which of the following processes?
(A)Purification of solids
4.Which among the following is involved in Movement of Muscles?
5.In which among the following processes Myoglobin is used?
(A)Catalysis of Biochemical reaction in muscles
(B)Storing oxygen in muscle till needed for energy production
6.Which among the following has a fibrous root?
7.The Helium atoms that have lost two electrons are called ________?
8.Which among the following are actually high energy electromagnetic radiations?
9.The edible part of Ginger is actually a ________?
10.Island of langerhans are related to which of the following ?
11.Which among the following instruments is used for measuring altitudes and angles in navigation and astronomy ?
12.Which among the following is correct regarding perigee & apogee ?
(A)Perigee: moon farthest to earth, Apogee: Moon closest from earth
(B)Perigee: moon closest to earth, Apogee: Moon farthest from earth
(C)Perigee: moon closest to earth, Apogee: Sun closest from earth
13.In which of the following Mercury is a constituent?
14.Calamine lotion which is used as an antipruritic (anti-itching agent) to treat mild pruritic conditions contains which of the following?
15.Eutrophication is due to lack of oxygen and severe reductions in water quality, fish, and other animal populations which ultimately destroys the particular ecosystem. The main reason behind this is ____?
(A)Increased pollution in water bodies
(B)Increased chemical nutrients and compounds containing nitrogen or phosphorus
(C)increased microbes and parasitic organism in stagnant water
16.Appleton layer is a part of _______?
17.Mustard gas which is a cytotoxic, vesicant chemical warfare agents with the ability to form large blisters on exposed skin contains which of the following elements?
18.Which among the following explains the radiation emitted by black bodies?
19.Which among the following is a Mollusc?
20.Which among the following is a galaxy ?