Science Questions for SSC CGL And MTS Exam 2017

We are providing the mix quiz on Chemistry/Biology/Physics. From this section you will get at least 7-8 questions in SSC CGL Exam. So from this quiz one can prepare general science section on daily basis.
Q1. Among the following, which one lays eggs and does not produce young ones directly?
(a) Echidna
(b) Kangaroo
(c) Porcupine
(d) Whale

Q2. The hormone insulin is a
(a) Glycolipid
(b) Fatty acid
(c) Peptide
(d) Sterol

Q3. Antigen is a substance which
(a) Destroys harmful bacteria
(b) Is used to treat poisoning
(c) Lowers body temperature
(d) Stimulates formation of antibody

Q4. The cellular and molecular control of programmed cell death is known as
(a) Apoptosis
(b) Ageing
(c) Degeneration
(d) Necrosis

Q5. A genetically engineered form of brinjal, known as the Bt brinjal has been developed. The objective of this is
(a) To make it pest resistant
(b) To improve its taste and nutritive qualities
(c) To make it drought resistant
(d) To make its shelf life longer

Q6.Sodium Pump operates in
(a)Heartbeat
(b)Muscle contraction
(c)Nerve impulse
(d)None of the above

Q7. Which of the following features of DNA makes it uniquely suited to store and transmit genetic information from generation to generation?
(a) Complementary of the two strands
(b) Double helix
(c) Number of base-pairs per turn
(d) Sugar-phosphate backbone


Q8. In the human body, which structure is the appendix attached to?
(a) The large intestine
(b) The small intestine
(c) The gall bladder
(d) The stomach

Q9. In the human body, which one of the following hormones regulates blood calcium and phosphate?
(a) Glucagon
(b) Growth hormone
(c) Parathyroid hormone
(d) Thyroxine

Q10. Which one of the following is not a digestive enzyme is the human system?
(a) Trypsin
(b) Gastrin
(c) Ptyalin
(d) Pepsin

Q11. Which one of the following is not a good source of nutrition of calcium?
(a) Rice
(b) Ragi
(c) Skimmed milk
(d) Egg

Q12. Which one of the following is an insectivorous plant?
(a) Passion flower plant
(b) Pitcher plant
(c) Night queen
(d) Flame of the forest

Q13. Which one of the following parts of the pitcher plant becomes modified into a pitcher?
(a) Stem 
(b) Leaf
(c) Stipule
(d) Petiole

Q14. How do most insects respire?
(a) Through skin
(b) Through gills
(c) By lungs
(d) By tracheal system

Q15. Which one of the following parts of human brain is the regulating centre for swallowing and vomiting?
(a) Cerebellum
(b) Cerebrum
(c) Medulla oblongata
(d) Pons


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