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

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

2. Some species of plants are insectivorous. Why? [2010]

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

4. Consider the following statements: [2005]
1. Kyoto protocol came into force in the year 2005.
2. Kyoto protocol deals primarily with the depletion of the ozone layer.
3. Methane as a green house gas is more harmful than carbon dioxide.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

5. Consider the following plants [2002]
1. Bougainvillea
3. Cocoa
Which of these plants are propagated by stem cuttings?

6. Which one of the following organisms is likely to show the highest concentration of DDT, once it has been introduced into the ecosystem? [1997]

7. 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?

8. Mon 863 is a variety of maize. It was in the news for the following reason. [2010]

9. Given below are the names of four energy crops.
Which one of them can be cultivated for ethanol? [2010]

10. Phytotron is a facility to

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