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Which of the following parts of the sun is easily visible only during a total solar eclipse? 

A) core B) photosphere
C) sunspots D) corona

Answer:   D) corona



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Biofortification is a ________________ .

A) method of breeding crops to increase their nutritional value B) strategy to combat unwanted nutrients in plants
C) method of developing resistance to insect pests D) method of plant breeding for disease resistance
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) method of breeding crops to increase their nutritional value

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Which among the following has the maximum life span

A) Eagle B) Tortoise
C) Tiger D) Elephant
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Tortoise

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Bridgmanite is

A) A bridge on the river Thames B) Name of a game
C) Earth's most abundant mineral D) Name of a music
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Earth's most abundant mineral

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In stems, the protoxylem lies towards the centre and the metaxylem lies towards the periphery of the organ. This type of primary xylem is called _____________.

A) Xylem fibres B) Xylem parenchyma
C) Exarch D) Endarch
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Endarch

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In the biosphere living beings are inter-related and interdependent on each other for survival. This life supporting system is known as the __________.

A) Ecosystem B) Mountain range
C) Forest D) Atmosphere
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Ecosystem

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Thermal electricity is generated by using which of these ?

A) Coal only B) Coal and Natural Gas only
C) Coal, Natural Gas and Petroleum D) None of these
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Coal, Natural Gas and Petroleum

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The large collection of stars, dust and gas held together by gravitational attraction between components is known as

A) Cluster B) Atmosphere
C) Galaxy D) Sun Family
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Galaxy

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Gustation refers to the sense of which of the following ?

A) Smell B) Hearing
C) Tactile D) Taste
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Taste

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