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

1. Which one of the following is a modified stem? [1996]

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

3. Match List-1 (Physiological processes) with List-II (Cell organelles) and select the correct answer by using the codes given below: [1996]
A. Photosynthesis
B. Mineral uptake
C. Respiration
D. Protein synthesis
1. Plasma membrane
2. Chloroplast
3. Mitochondria
4. Ribosomes

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

5. Assertion (A): Cellulose is used in making shatter-proof glass. [2006]
Reason (R): Polysaccharides are not soluble in water.

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

7. 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?

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

9. 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

10. Which one of the following statements regarding starch and cellulose is not correct? [1998]

General Knowledge

1. World Geography -Test-01
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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
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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
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18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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