Applied Genetics MCQs Part II

1) Hydrophobia is caused by a a) Bacterium b) Fungus c) Virus d) Protozoa 2) Which of the following diseases is caused by a virus? a) Malaria b) Influenza c) Diphtheria d) Syphilis 3) Which of these are viral diseases? a) Influenza, mumps, and measles b) Small pox and chicken pox c) Polio and Hydrophobia …

Applied Genetics MCQs Part I

1) Which of the following is of great significance in agriculture and medicine?a) Hybridizationb) Entomologyc) Genetic engineeringd) Biotechnology 2) The mudball technique has been proposed bya) Rice Research Institute, Cuttackb) CSIR, New Delhic) Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhianad) The International Rice Research Institute in the Philippines 3) Genes for antibiotic resistance are located in thea) Plasmidb) …

Biodiversity & Conservation MCQs Part V

1) To which family does Cinchona officinalis belong? a) Apocynaceae b) Rubiaceae c) Liliaceae d) Cruciferae 2) Which of the following yields the antimalarial drug quinine? a) Papaver b) Cannabis c) Cinchona d) Aconitum 3) Cinchona quinine was first discovered at a) Poland b) Central asia c) Peru d) Portugal 4) The generic name Cinchona …

Biodiversity & Conservation MCQs Part IV

1) Fruits are good sources of a) Carbohydrates b) Fats c) Proteins d) Minerals and vitamins 2) The cheapest high-energy fruit crop of India is a) Banana b) Guava c) Apple d) Mango 3) The richest source of vitamin C is a) Lemon b) Orange c) Emblica officinalis (Amla) d) Capsicum frutescens 4) Which of …

Biodiversity & Conservation MCQs Part III

1) One of the plants introduced from the new world to the old world is a) Potato b) Sugarcane c) Wheat d) Rice 2) The potato gained resistance to Phytophthora infestans from a) Solanum demissum b) Solanum melongena c) Solanum stoloniferum d) Solanum acuale 3) Cryopreservation of germ plasm is done at a) b) c) …

Biodiversity & Conservation MCQs Part II

1) Which species of Gossypium is cultivated least in India? a) G. arboreum b) G. hirsutum c) G. barbadense d) G. herbaceum 2) The fibre crop occupying the largest area in India is a) Cotton b) Jute c) Sisal d) Flax 3) Which is a useful product of epidermal origin? a) Jute b) Clove c) …

Biodiversity & Conservation MCQs Part I

1) Flowering in Melocanna bambusoides and Bambusa tulda occurs a) Every year b) Once in 12 years c) Once in 6 years d) Once in 48 years 2) A monocarpic plant which comes to flower at the age of 48 years is a) Pinus b) Banyan c) Melocanna d) Sequoia 3) The branch of biology …