14: Quiz on Science and Environment

1.Who was the founder of centr for science and environment
a)Anil Agarwal
b)Menaka Gandhi
c)Sundarlal Bahuguna
d)None of these

2.Who is known as the Bird man of India?
a)Salim Ali
b)Baba Amte
c)Ramana maharshi
d)osho

3.Who said “Treat earth as Dughter earth rathrt than Mother Earth”?
a)Maneka Gandhi
b)Rajiv Gandhi
c)Indira Gandhi
d)Mahathma Gandhi

4.The technique of DNA Sequencing was discovered by
a)M.G.Khorana
b)Watson and Crick
c)Frederick Sanger
d)E.M.Sothern

5.Who defined ecology as the study of the structure and function of nature ?
a)Kormandy
b)Darwin
c)Wallace
d)Odum

6.The name of first test tube baby in India is
a)Laxmi
b)Durga
c)Parvati
d)Radha

7.which strong , light metal , often used in making aircraft is named after mythical giants?
a)Titanium
b)Lithium
c)Vanadium
d)Zirconium

8.The study of fruits and seeds is called
a)Cariology
b)Carpology
c)cytology
d)All the Above

9.HIV store house in humanbody is
a)T-Lymphocytes
b)Macrophages
c)Monocytes
d) All cells

10.The plants that have no leaves are called
a)Aphyllous plants
b)cactus
c)Thorny plants
d)Phytoplankton

11.Venus fly trap is
a)Drosera
b)Dionea
c)Utricularia
d)Nepenthes

12.Bacterial leaf Blight is a serious disease of
a)Paddy
b)Potato
c)Wheat
d)Tomato

13.In a pond ecosystem , phytoplankton may be considered as
a)Producer
b)Consumer
c)Scavenger
d)None of these

14.Cellular organisms containing hydrolytic enzymes are called
a)Lysosomes
b)Mitochondria
c)Ribosomes
d)Golgi Complex

15.Cotton fibres are made of
a)Fats
b)Proteins
c)Starch
d)Cellulose