The Chennai School Of banking

GENERAL SCIENCE Zoology - 09

Question No : 1

The process of pollination by birds is also known as
(1) Hydrophily
(2) Entomophily
(3) Embryophily
(4) Ornithophily

Question No : 2

Medulla oblongata is a part of which of the following?
(1) Heart
(2) Brain
(3) Lungs
(4) Stomach

Question No : 3

Scurvy (bleeding of gums) is caused by deficiency of which vitamin?
(1) Vitamin K     
(2) Vitamin B2
(3) Vitamin C
(4) Vitamin A

Question No : 4

Myopia is a defect of eyes which is also known as -
(1) Far Sightedness
(2) Near Sightedness
(3) Astigmatism
(4) Night Blindness

Question No : 5

Insects that transmit diseases are known as -
(1) Pathogens
(2) Vectors
(3) Drones
(4) Scalars

Question No : 6

Chlorophyll was first isolated and named by -
(1) Caventou
(2) Pelletier
(3) Chlorophyll
(4) Caventou and Pelletier

Question No : 7

Which drug is used to cure Hypertension?
(1) Risedronate
(2) Diazepam
(3) Folic Acid
(4) Hydralazine
 

Question No : 8

Who is commonly known as “the Father of Microbiology”?
(1) Robert Hooke
(2) Antonie van Leeuwenhoek
(3) Carl Linnaeus

(4) Charles Darwin

Question No : 9

Which of the following is a structural and functional unit of kidneys?
(1) Renette Cells
(2) Flame Cells
(3) Nephrites
(4) Nephrons

Question No : 10

Which of the following glands is a source of the enzyme Ptyalin?
(1) Pancreas
(2) Thyroid Gland
(3) Pituitary Gland
(4) Salivary Glands

Question No : 11

The study of Cells is also known as
(1) Cytology
(2) Physiology
(3) Nucleology
(4) Cellology

Question No : 12

Which compound is used in Anti-malarial drug?
(1) Aspirin
(2) Neosporin
(3) Chloroquine
(4) Antacid

Question No : 13

What does Trypsin do?
(1) Breaks down Carbohydrates
(2) Synthesizes proteins
(3) Breaks down fats
(4) Breaks down proteins

Question No : 14

Haematopoiesis take place in _____.
(1) Lungs
(2) Pancreas
(3) Liver
(4) Bone marrow

Question No : 15

Mitochondria was discovered by -
(1) Weismann
(2) Darwin
(3) Lamarck
(4) Richard Altamann

Question No : 16

Nutrients are recycled in the atmosphere with the help of certain microorganisms referred to as -
(1) Producers
(2) Consumers
(3) Decomposers
(4) None of these

Question No : 17

Disorder in which concentration of glucose in the blood is high -
(1) Hyperglycemia
(2) Glycosuria
(3) Glucoma
(4) Uremia

Question No : 18

The tissue in man where no cell division occurs after birth is -
(1) Epithelial
(2) Nerves
(3) Conncective
(4) Germinal

Question No : 19

The normal, RBC count in adult male is -
(1) 4.5 - 6.1 million
(2) 7.5 - 8.5 million
(3) 2 - 3 million
(4) 1.5 - 2.5 million

Question No : 20

Nereis, Pheretima (Earthworm) and Hirudinaria (blood sucking leech) are examples of which Phylum?
(1) Coelenterata
(2) Aschelminthes
(3) Annelida
(4) Arthropoda