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The disease Goitre is caused in persons who do not have in their diet sufficient

A) calcium B) sodium
C) iodine D) iron

Answer:   C) iodine



Explanation:

Goitre is characterized by the swelling of the neck region. This is due to the enlargement of the thyroid gland which secretes hormone thyroxine. Thyroxine has iodine as an integral part of it. If there is not sufficient iodine in one's  diet, the thyroid gland swells up.

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Important component that helps in clotting of the blood is called ____.

A) Haemoglobin B) Platelets
C) Serum D) Plasma
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Platelets

Explanation:

Blood Platelets are the components of the blood that are helpful in clotting of the blood.

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A colour blind person has difficulty in distinguishing which of the two colours ?

A) Green & Red B) White & Red
C) Blue & Red D) Red & Black
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Green & Red

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What is scientific name of "Cotton"  ?

A) Azadhirachta Indica B) Phaseolies auicus
C) Gossypium Herbaceum D) Ficus Benghalensis
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Gossypium Herbaceum

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Which one of the following vitamins is known as the anti sterile factor  ?

A) Ascorbic acid B) Riboflavin
C) Niacin D) Retinol
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Riboflavin

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The sex of a newborn baby is determined by the chromosome inherited from

A) The Father B) The Mother
C) The Father's Father D) Both A & B
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) The Father

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