Quiz 172: General Studies for Civil Services Exams

Among Phosphorus, Sulphur, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Molybdenum , Zinc & Boron , bring out those which are macronutrients?
Which of the following is / are protein malnutrition disease(s)? 
  1. Marasmus 
  2. Kwashiorkor 
  3. Ketosis 
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
Among typhoid, hysteria, measles & influenza which is / are not contagious disease(s)?
Prophase, metaphase, anaphase & telophase are the stages of which of the following process?
Digestion is not a function of which of the following ?
Petrology is a branch of science which is related to the study of which of the following ?
The edible part of ‘cabbage’ is which of the following?
Which of the following is a micronutrient that helps in nitrogen metabolism of plants?
Among Ferns, Mosses, Algae & Fungi , cholorophyll is found in ?
Actinomycetes are good source of which of the following ?


  1. Subodh K. Jain

    July 30, 2009 at 5:23 am

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    July 30, 2009 at 9:22 pm

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  3. Reshu

    July 31, 2009 at 3:27 am

    I think the anwer given for question-7 of quiz 172 is wrong. the sovent aways goes from dilute solution to con solution. fo ex if we put raisin in water it get swell up as the water travels from dilute sol .e. water to con sol i.e rasin.

  4. GK Today

    July 31, 2009 at 3:31 am

    is it right for " Reverse Osmosis" ?

  5. sing along

    August 5, 2009 at 6:18 am

    got a doubt regarding Q7 in Quiz172.

  6. Anonymous

    September 16, 2009 at 11:48 am

    16 th question is wrong ans butane

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    April 3, 2012 at 8:37 am

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  8. shakti82

    July 31, 2012 at 7:46 am

    Answer of question 7 &8 are wrong. Question 8 text itself explain the answer of question 7 while defining reverse osmosis.In reverse osmosis pressure is applied on concentrated solution. Please rectify the mistake.

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    November 20, 2013 at 6:58 am

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