Quiz 172: General Studies for Civil Services Exams

1.

Among Phosphorus, Sulphur, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Iron, Manganese, Copper, Molybdenum , Zinc & Boron , bring out those which are macronutrients?

[A] Phosphorus, Sulphur, Potassium, Calcium
[B] Phosphorus, Sulphur, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Iron
[C] Phosphorus, Sulphur, Potassium, Calcium, Magnesium, Iron, Manganese, Copper,
[D] None of the above

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2.

To prevent growth defects due to malnutrition in the children of age till 14 years, which of the following is most important?

[A] Vitamins
[B] Fats
[C] Proteins
[D] None of the above

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3.

Among typhoid, hysteria, measles & influenza which is / are not contagious disease(s)?

[A] Hysteria only
[B] Hysteria & Measles
[C] Hysteria, Typhoid & Measles
[D] All are contagious diseases

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4.

Prophase, metaphase, anaphase & telophase are the stages of which of the following process?

[A] Mitosis / Meiosis
[B] Asexual reproduction
[C] sexual reproduction
[D] Cell metabolism

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5.

Digestion is not a function of which of the following ?

[A] Biotin
[B] Pepsin
[C] Renin
[D] None of the above

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6.

Petrology is a branch of science which is related to the study of which of the following ?

[A] Oil & Gas
[B] Rocks & Minerals
[C] Fossils
[D] Soils

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7.

The edible part of ‘cabbage’ is which of the following?

[A] Inflorescence
[B] Bud
[C] fruit
[D] none of the above

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8.

Which of the following is a micronutrient that helps in nitrogen metabolism of plants?

[A] Zinc
[B] Copper
[C] Molybdenum
[D] Sulphur

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9.

Among Ferns, Mosses, Algae & Fungi , cholorophyll is found in ?

[A] Algae & Ferns
[B] Algae & Mosses
[C] Algae, Ferns & Mosses
[D] None of the above

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10.

Actinomycetes are good source of which of the following ?

[A] Vitamins
[B] Antihistamines
[C] Antibiotics
[D] Antibodies

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  • Subodh K. Jain
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  • Reshu
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    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.

  • GK Today
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    is it right for " Reverse Osmosis" ?

  • sing along
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    got a doubt regarding Q7 in Quiz172.

  • Anonymous
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    16 th question is wrong ans butane

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  • shakti82
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    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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