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Cretinism is due to the disorder of the glands

A) Thymus B) Parathyroid
C) Thyroid D) Adrenal

Answer:   C) Thyroid

Explanation:

Cretinism is a disease caused by hypothyroidism(less thyroxine formation).The symptoms of the disease are retardation  of mental, physical and sexual developments. Potbellt, protruding tongue, dry skin etc are also indicative of this disease.

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Variable number of tandem repeats (VNTRs) in the DNA molecule are highly useful in

A) Recombinant DNA technology B) Monoclonal antibody production
C) Stemcell culture D) DNA fingerprinting
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) DNA fingerprinting

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Which type of Stem modification is seen in banana ?

A) Rhizome B) Stem tuber
C) Corn D) Bulb
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Rhizome

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In which of the following mammals estrous cycle is absent ?

A) Rabbit B) Horse
C) Cow D) Monkey
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Monkey

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There are approximately how many muscles in Human body ?

A) 206 B) 310
C) 554 D) 700
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 700

Explanation:

Approximatey there are 700 muscles in Human body.

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Lathyrism is caused by excess consumption of.......

A) Khesari Dal B) Mustard oil
C) Mushrooms D) Polished rice
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Khesari Dal

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