Biology Quiz for SSC CGL 2016

Q1. Ginger is a stem but not a root because— 
(a) it stores food 
(b) it lacks chlorophyll 
(c) it has nodes and internodes 
(d) None of the above

Q2. Largest flower Rafflesia is— 
(a) total stem parasite 
(b) total root parasite 
(c) partial stem parasite 
(d) partial root parasite

Q3. ‘Pond silk’ is the common name of which of the following?
(a) Spongilla 
(b) Chlorella 
(c) Selaginella 
(d) Spirogyra

Q4. A typical human ribcage consists of how many ribs? 
(a) 12 
(b) 14 
(c) 16 
(d) 24

Q5. Which one of the following is a hereditary disease? 
(a) Cataract 
(b) Osteoporosis
(c) Pellagra 
(d) None of the above

Q6. ICBN stands for—
(a) International Council for Botanical Nature 
(b) International Code of Botanical Nomenclature 
(c) Indian Code of Botanical Nomenclature 
(d) None of the above

Q7. Smooth muscles are likely to be found in—
(a) muscles of legs 
(b) muscles of arms 
(c) stomach 
(d) heart

Q8. The largest invertebrate is 
(a) octopus 
(b) squid 
(c) coral 
(d) jelly fish

Q9. Which of the following is not an insect? 
(a) Cockroach 
(b) Bed bug 
(c) Mosquito 
(d) Spider

Q10. Which of the following acts as an insulator against heat, cold and as a shock-absorber in the body? 
(a) Dermis 
(b) Epidermis 
(c) Subcutaneous fat layer 
(d) None of the above

Q11. Which one of the following insects spreads Kala-azar? 
(a) Fruit fly 
(b) Tsetse fly 
(c) Sand fly 
(d) Mosquito

Q12. Animals/organisms floating on the surface of water are—
(a) plankton 
(b) pelagic 
(c) benthon 
(d) neritic

Q13. Which one of the following completes the given statement correctly? 
The enzyme present in the saliva of human beings breaks 
(a) starch into maltose 
(b) proteins into peptides 
(c) peptides into amino acids 
(d) fats into fatty acids

Q14. The major constituent of connective tissue is—
(a) lipid 
(b) carbohydrate 
(c) cholesterol 
(d) collagen

Q15. The deadliest mushroom is 
(a) Agaricus 
(b) Amanita 
(c) Pleurotus 
(d) Volvariella


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