SSC CGL 2015: BIOLOGY QUIZ

1. To which one of the following types of organisms do mushrooms belong?
[A]Algae
[B]Ferns
[C]Fungi
[D]Lichens

2. Which one of the following produces seeds but no flowers?
[A]Cashew nut
[B]Coffee
[C]Ground nut
[D]Pine
3. Which one of the following palnts is used for green manuring in India?
[A]Wheat
[B]Sunhemp
[C]Cotton
[D]Rice
4. The combination of foods providing protein quality nearest to that of meat is
[A]Wheat, dal and groundnuts
[B]Bread and butter
[C]Sprouted gram and groundnuts
[D]Groundnuts and jiggery
5. Which one of the following disease is Inheritable?
[A]Leukaemia
[B]Colour blindness
[C]Malignancy
[D]Hepatitis
6. Which one of the following elements are present in all proteins?
1. Carbon
2. Hydrogen
3. Oxygen
4. Nitrogen
[A]2 and 3
[B]1,2 and 4
[C]1,3 and 4
[D]1,2,3 and 4
7. For which one among the following diseases no vaccine is yet available?
[A]Tetanus
[B]Malaria
[C]Measles
[D]Mumps
8. Which of the following vitamins is synthesised in the body by intenstinal bacteria?
[A]Vitamin B1
[B]Vitamin B4
[C]Vitamin D
[D]VitaminsK
9. BCG vaccination (Bacillus Calmette Guerine) is injected to get immunity from
[A]Polio
[B]Cholera
[C]Small pox
[D]Tuberculosis
10. Which of the following is least infectious ?
[A]leprosy
[B]Hepatitis
[C]Tuberculosis
[D]Conjunctivitis
ANSWER KEY:
1 – (B)
2 – (C)
3 – (B)
4 – (C)
5 – (B)
6 – (D)
7 – (B)
8 – (D)
9 – (D)
10- (A)