botany - 01

Botany (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams


1. Athlete's Foot is a disease'caused by [2001]


2. Match List-I (Indian wild life species) with List-II (Scientific names) and select the correct answer using the codes given below: [2002]
List-I - List-II
(Indian wild life species) - (Scientific names)
A. Asiatic wild ass - 1. Boselaphus tragocamelus
B. Barasingha - 2. Cervus duvauceli
C. Chinkara - 3. Eqnus hemionus
D. Nilgai - 4. Gazella gazella


3. Which organelle in the cell, other than nucleus contains DNA? [2001]


4. Consider the following [2008]
1. Rice fields
2. Coalmining
3. Domestic animals
4. Wet lands
Which of the above are sources of methane, a major greenhouse gas?


5. Which one of the following is monogamous? [2002]



6. In a bisexual flower, if androecium and gynoecium mature at different times, the phenomenon is known as [2002]


7. Consider the following statements: [2009]
1. Sweet orange plant is propagated by grafting technique.
2. Jasmine plant is propagated by layering technique.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


8. Consider the following statements: [2003]
1. The common blue green algae, Spirogyra and Ulothrix, are found in both fresh water ponds and oceans.
2. The Chameleon can look ahead with one eye, and at the same time look behind with another.
Which of these statements is/are correct?


9. Phytotron is a facility to


10. The only snake that builds a nest is: [1995]


General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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