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Q:

Which is not a major function of the kidney?

A) filtering minerals from blood B) fluids balance
C) filtering wastes from blood D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) None of the above

Explanation:

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The three main functions of Kidneys are ::

 

* Regulating and filtering minerals from blood.

* Maintaining overall fluid balance.

* Filtering waste materials from food, medications, and toxic substances.

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Q:

Which of the following is a micronutrient?

A) Vitamin A B) Calcium
C) Iron D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) All of the above

Explanation:

Micronutrients are ne tothe nutrients which our body requires for functioning and to maintain immune to micro organisms. They include 

1) Vitamins 

2) Minerals

 

  • Vitamins: A,B1,B2,B3,B5,B6,B8,B9,B12,C,D,E,K.

 

  • Major minerals: calcium, magnesium, chlorine, phosphorus, potassium and sodium.

 

  • Oligo-elements (trace minerals): iron, copper, zinc, iodine, manganese, chromium, cobalt, selenium.
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Q:

How many types of cancer are there in the world?

A) 56 B) 76
C) 96 D) 100
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 100

Explanation:

There are more than 100 types of cancer in the world.

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Q:

Night blindness is caused due to deficiency of

A) Vitamin A B) Vitamin B
C) Vitamin K D) Vitamin E
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Vitamin A

Explanation:

It is due to the deficiency of Vitamin A. Retinol which is present in vitamin A. Its deficiency causes night blindness. It is available in carrots. 

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Q:

Which of these equations best summarizes photosynthesis?

A) CO2 + H2O -----> C6H12O6 + 6O2 B) 6O2 + 6H2O -----> C6H12O6 + 6CO2
C) 6CO2 + 6H2O -----> C6H12O6 + 6O2 D) C6H12O6 + 6O2 -----> CO2 + 6H2O
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 6CO2 + 6H2O -----> C6H12O6 + 6O2

Explanation:

Here 6CO2 + 6H2O -----> C6H12O6 + 6O2 is the only option which best summarizes photosynthesis. We know that, photosynthesis is the reverse of cellular respiration in that carbon dioxide is used with water to form sugar, and oxygen is released.

 

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Q:

Which industry is known as sunrise industry?

A) petrochemical industry B) steel industry
C) rice milling D) All of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) petrochemical industry

Explanation:

An industry with fast economic growth from the starting days itself which has future importance. Industries like petrochemical industry, hydrogen fuel production, food processing industry, space tourism, and online encyclopedias.

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Q:

Which of these groups is the smallest level of classification?

A) Phylum B) Family
C) Kingdom D) Species
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Kingdom

Explanation:

Kingdom is the smallest level of classification.

 

The level of classification from largest to smallest is :

* Domain

* Kingdom

* Phylum

* Class

* Order

* Family

* Genus

* Species

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Q:

Bronze is the mixture of

A) copper and tin B) tin and aluminium
C) aluminium and copper D) copper and iron
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) copper and tin

Explanation:

Bronze is the mixture of is a mixture of copper and tin. The composition is copper is 88% and tin is 12%.

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