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Of the following, which element is common to all acids

A) hydrogen B) carbon
C) sulphur D) oxygen

Answer:   A) hydrogen



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The gas predominantly responsible for global warming is

A) Carbon monoxide B) Nitrous oxide
C) Nitrogen peroxide D) Carbondioxide
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Carbondioxide

Explanation:

72% of the totally emitted greenhouse gases is carbon dioxide.

 

Hence, Carbon dioxide (Co2) is predominantly responsible for Global warming.

 

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Alcohol first impairs your

A) hearing skills B) colour recognition
C) judgement D) heart
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) judgement

Explanation:

The reason why drunk people acts like stupids is when they drink, especially if they drink a lot, first their brain becomes impaired by such large quantities of alcohol that it cannot operate properly. So they cannot judge anything.

 

Hence, Alcohol first impairs your Judgement.

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Study of fishes is called

A) Amphiology B) Phylumology
C) Zoology D) Ichthyology
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Ichthyology

Explanation:

Ichthyology is the branch of biology devoted to the study of fish.

 

It is also known as Fish science which includes bony fishes (Osteichthyes), cartilaginous fish (Chondrichthyes), and jawless fish (Agnatha).

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The longest period of prenatal development is the

A) Germinal period B) Fetal period
C) Embryonic period D) None
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Fetal period

Explanation:

The third and longest period of prenatal development, extending from the ninth week until birth is Fetal period.

 

The process of prenatal development occurs in three main stages. The first two weeks after conception are known as the germinal stage, the third through the eighth week are known as the embryonic period, and the time from the ninth week until birth is known as the fetal period.

 

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Which of the following foods does not support bacterial growth?

A) Raw carrots B) Sauted onions
C) Refried beans D) Cooked rice
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Raw carrots

Explanation:

Cooked food create an enabling environment for bacteria to grow because of their moisture content and because of the normal temperature of the food. Raw food does not offer suitable conditions for bacteria growth. 

 

Hence, raw carrots does not support bacterial growth.

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Which of the following is the primary purpose of the DSM?

A) Understanding the causes of mental disorders B) Placement of mental disorders in appropriate cultural context
C) Diagnosis of mental disorders D) Selection of appropriate psychological therapies for mental disorders
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Diagnosis of mental disorders

Explanation:

The DSM is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders; it is currently in its fifth edition. The DSM is published by the APA, American Psychiatric Association. It is a crucial resource in the fields of psychology and psychiatry.

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Which of the following is likely during vigorous exercise?

A) Blood flow to the kidneys increases. B) capillaries of the active muscles will be engorged with blood.
C) The skin will be cold and clammy. D) Blood will be diverted to the digestive organs.
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) capillaries of the active muscles will be engorged with blood.

Explanation:

During vigorous exercise capillaries of the active muscles will be engorged with blood.

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Q:

Pollination by wind is called

A) Hydrophily B) Entomophily
C) Anemophily D) Zoophily
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Anemophily

Explanation:

Pollination by wind is called Anemophily or Wind pollination. The process of the transfer of pollen from one individual plant to another, whereby the pollen is carried by air currents is called Anemophily.

 

Almost all gymnosperms (Non-flowering plants) are anemophilous, as are many plants in the order Poales, including grasses, sedges and rushes.

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