The Chennai School Of banking

GENERAL SCIENCE Zoology - 02

Question No : 1

Spiders are different from insects because they have
(1) Six legs
(2) Eight legs
(3) Ten legs
(4) Twelve legs

Question No : 2

What is the _{P}Hof blood of a normal person?
(1) 4.5 – 4.6
(2) 6.45 – 6.55
(3) 7.35 – 7.45
(4) 8.25 – 8.35

Question No : 3

Which of the following diseases, antibodies cannot cure?
(1) Leprosy
(2) Tetanus
(3) Measles
(4) Cholera

Question No : 4

The factor of Mad cow disease is
(1) Bacteria
(2) Virus
(3) Fungus
(4) Prions

Question No : 5

Rearing silk worms is known as
(1) Apiculture
(2) Horticulture
(3) Sericulture
(4) Floriculture

Question No : 6

The blood group of universal donor is
(1) B
(2) O
(3) A
(4) AB

Question No : 7

Fishes survive under the frozen lake, because
(1) Fishes have not blood
(2) Fishes are in hibernation under it
(3) Water does not freeze near bottom
(4) Ice is the conductor of heat

Question No : 8

The process by which blood is purified in human body is called
(1) Dialysis
(2) Haemolysis
(3) Osmosis
(4) Paralysis

Question No : 9

Of the following which hormone is associated with ‘fight or flight’ concept?
(1) Insulin
(2) Adrenaline
(3) Estrogen
(4) Oxytocin

Question No : 10

Which one of the following is produced through Viticulture:
(1) Silk
(2) Earthworm
(3) Honey
(4) Grapes

Question No : 11

Enzymes are basically
(1) Fats
(2) Sugars
(3) Proteins
(4) Vitamins

Question No : 12

How many chromosomes are there in humans?
(1) 36      
(2) 46
(3) 56      
(4) 26

Question No : 13

Blood is
(1) Connective tissue
(2) Epithelial tissue
(3) Both of the above
(4) None of these

Question No : 14

Mendel’s principle of inheritance is based on
(1) Vegetative reproduction
(2) Asexual reproduction
(3) Sexual reproduction
(4) All of the above

Question No : 15

Which one of the following human organs is responsible for detoxification of alcohol?
(1) Liver
(2) Lung
(3) Heart
(4) Waist

Question No : 16

CDRI (India) is located at:
(1) Allahabad
(2) Delhi
(3) Bangalore
(4) Lucknow

Question No : 17

BCG vaccine is given in
(1) Peneumonia
(2) Whooping cough
(3) Tetanus
(4) T.B

Question No : 18

Genome mapping relates to:
(1) Blood grouping
(2) Mapping of genes
(3) Mapping of nerve centers
(4) Mapping of brain

Question No : 19

Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below
A. Anaemia              1. Vitamin B deficiency
B. Goiter                  2. Iron deficiency
C. Night-blindness    3. Iodine deficiency
D. Beri-beri              4. Vitamin A deficiency
Code:
     A   B   C    D
(1) 2    1    3    4
(2) 2    3    4    1
(3) 1    2    3    4
(4) 2    4    3    1

Question No : 20

Which one of the following is not a part of small intestine?
(1) Caecum
(2) Duodenum
(3) Jejunum
(4) Ileum

Question No : 21

Which is the only mammal that can fly?
(1) Whale
(2) Bat
(3) Hen
(4) Lizard

Question No : 22

Amoeba belongs to the phylum -
(1) Protozoa       
(2) Annelida
(3) Porifera
(4) Platyhelminthes

Question No : 23

Yellow fever is disease spread through which of the following?
(1) Flies
(2) Mosquito
(3) Rat
(4) Cockroach

Question No : 24

Bacteria was discovered by -
(1) Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
(2) Belarus
(3) Hugo de Vries
(4) Robert Brown

Question No : 25

Ringworm is a disease caused by -
(1) Fungi
(2) Bacteria
(3) Virus
(4) Flies

Question No : 26

Panthera Tigris is the scientific name of -
(1) Panther
(2) Tiger
(3) Whale
(4) Goat

Question No : 27

Mendel is known as -
(1) Father of Physiology
(2) Father of Geology
(3) Father of Genetics
(4) Father of Biology

Question No : 28

Which of the following organisms does not fit into the Cell Theory?
(1) Bacteria
(2) Virus
(3) Fungi
(4) Plants

Question No : 29

Vitamin A is also known as _____
(1) Thiamine
(2) Riboflavin
(3) Retinol
(4) Calciferol

Question No : 30

Which drug is used for Pain Relief?
(1) Risedronate
(2) Tramadol
(3) Folic Acid
(4) Bupropion

Question No : 31

Intestinal bacteria synthesize which of the following in the human body?
(1) Vitamin K
(2) Proteins
(3) Fats
(4) Vitamin D

Question No : 32

Which lobe of human brain is associated with hearing?
(1) Frontal lobe
(2) Parietal lobe
(3) Temporal lobe
(4) Occipital lobe

Question No : 33

Pellagra and Scurvy are caused by which pair of vitamin deficiency respectively _____
(1) Vitamin C and Vitamin D
(2) Vitamin B-3 and Vitamin C
(3) Vitamin C and Vitamin A
(4) Vitamin A and Vitamin B-12

Question No : 34

Which of the following is an egg laying mammal?
(1) Bat
(2) Leafy-Ant eater
(3) Whale
(4) Spiny Ant-eater

Question No : 35

Scurvy is caused due to the deficiency of -
(1) Vitamin-D
(2) Vitamin-K
(3) Vitamin-E
(4) Vitamin-C

Question No : 36

Animals living in the tree trunks are known as -
(1) Arboreal
(2) Volant
(3) Amphibious
(4) Aquatics

Question No : 37

Arthritis is caused by the deposition of which “of the following” in the joints of the body?
(1) Urea
(2) Uric acid
(3) Albumin
(4) Cholesterol

Question No : 38

Which of the following is essential to regulate the heart beat?
(1) Sodium
(2) Sulphur
(3) Potassium
(4) Iron

Question No : 39

Which Vitamins are those, if taken in excess can be dangerous as they are stored in the body?
(1) B Complex
(2) E and C
(3) B and C
(4) A and D

Question No : 40

Blue Revolution is related to:
(1) Space research
(2) Poultry
(3) Drinking water
(4) Fisheries

Question No : 41

Rickets is the deficiency disease of vitamin-D, in which the affected part is the -
(1) Skin
(2) Hair
(3) Bone
(4) Blood

Question No : 42

The body of all complex animals consist of only _____ basic types of tissue(s)
(1) 4000
(2) 400
(3) 40
(4) 4

Question No : 43

Which among the following carries impure blood to human heart?
(1) Aorta
(2) Pulmonary vein
(3) Pulmonary arteries
(4) Vena Cava

Question No : 44

What type of a body plan does coelenterates, ctenophores and echinoderms have?
(1) Annelida
(2) Radial
(3) Bilateral
(4) Platyhelminthes

Question No : 45

In male reproductive system, the testes are situated outside the abdominal cavity within a pouch called _____
(1) Glands
(2) Scrotum
(3) Testicular Lobules
(4) Seminiferous Tubules

Question No : 46

The body cavity which is lined by mesoderm is called _____
(1) Coelom         
(2) Chordata
(3) Arthropoda
(4) Platyhelminthes

Question No : 47

A blood vessel that carries blood away from the heart is called
(1) A vein
(2) An artery
(3) A capilliary
(4) Nerve

Question No : 48

The basic structural and functional unit of living organisms is
(1) Cell
(2) Tissue
(3) Organ
(5) Systems

Question No : 49

In which vertebrate oxygenated and deoxygenated blood gets mixed?
(1) Fish
(2) Amphibian
(3) Bird
(4) Mammal

Question No : 50

When a person becomes older, his blood pressure generally
(1) Decreases
(2) Increases
(3) Remains the same
(4) Varies widely