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

1. Which one of the following sets is correctly matched? [1995]
(1) Diphtheria, Pneumonia and Leprosy: Hereditary
(2) AIDS, Syphilis and Gonorrhoea: Bacterial
(3) Colour blindness, Haemophilia and Sickle cell anaemia: Sex linked
(4) Polio, Japanese B encephalitis and Plague: Viral

2. Which one of the following type of micro organisms is most widely used in industries? [1998]

3. Arteries supplying blood to the heart are called [1997]

4. Which one of the following hormones contains iodine? [1995]

5. The major chemical compound found in kidney stones is: [1996]

6. Consider the following statements. [1996]
AIDS -is transmitted
1. By sexual intercourse
2. By blood transfusion
3. By mosquitoes and other blood sucking insects
4. Across the placenta

7. Antigen is a substance which [1997]

8. The major component of honey is [1997]

9. Though coffee and tea both are cultivated on hill slopes, there is some difference between them regarding their cultivation?
In this context, consider the following statements: [2010]
1. Coffee plant requires a hot and humid climate of tropical areas whereas tea can be cultivated in both tropical and subtropical areas.
2. Coffee is propagated by seeds but tea is propagated by stem cuttings only.
Which of the statements given above is /are correct?

10. Which one of the following antimicrobial drugs, is suitable for treatment of both tuberculosis and leprosy? [1995]

General Knowledge

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