General Science - Biology MCQs

Q.  The disorder “Pityriasis simplex capillitii ” is most commonly known as which among the following?

a. Tulip fingers
b. Dandruff
c. Baldness
d. Eczema


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The disorder “Pityriasis simplex capillitii ” is most commonly known as dandruff. Dandruff is a skin condition that mainly affects the scalp.
MCQs:  Which of the following statements are correct about ringworm infection? 1: Ringworm infection can affect both humans and animals 2: This infection is caused by a worm 3: Ringworm is contagious and can be passed from person to person Select the correct option from codes given below:
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MCQs:  ELISA test and Western blot test are conformity tests for _?
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MCQs:  Consider the following diseases: 1: Zika fever 2: Chikungunya 3: Yellow fever Which of the above is/are spread by female Aedes aegypti mosquito?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about Antibiotic resistance: 1: Antibiotics are medicines used to prevent and treat bacterial infections 2: India’s Red Line campaign aims to curb irrational use of antibiotics Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about the Biogas: 1: It is a mixture of methane and carbon dioxide 2: Biogas unlike LPG cannot be converted to liquid under the normal temperature Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following: 1: Height 2: Eye color 3: Hair color 4: Voice Which of the above are examples of phenotype?
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MCQs:  Consider the following pairs: 1: ELISA test? detects HIV antibodies in blood 2: Mantoux test? screening tool for tuberculosis (TB) 3: FPG test? to diagnose diabetes Which of the above is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following differences between Heart and Lungs: 1: Unlike the heart, the lungs have no muscle tissue 2: While the heart's main function is to pump blood around the body, lungs add oxygen to the blood Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements: 1: Leukemia causes overproduction of white blood cells 2: Patients with leukemia are treated with chemotherapy Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Which of the following organs of human body secrete digestive enzymes? 1: Salivary glands 2: Liver 3: Small intestine 4: Stomach Select the correct option from codes given below:
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS): 1: It is a serious form of pneumonia 2: It is a viral respiratory illness caused by a coronavirus Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about Sickle Cell Anemia: 1: It is a common blood disorder passed down from parents to children 2: In India, the disorder is mainly confined to dravidians and pre-dravidians tribes inhabiting malaria endemic regions Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about Typhoid: 1: Typhoid is caused by Salmonella typhi 2: BCG immunization is used to prevent typhoid Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following pairs: 1: Nyctalopia – It is caused due to deficiency of Vitamin A 2: Pellagra – It is caused due to deficiency of Vitamin B3 3: Rickets – It is caused due to deficiency of Vitamin D Which of the above is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Consider the following statements about pancreas: 1: The pancreas is an organ located in the abdomen 2: It helps to regulate blood sugar levels Which of the above statements is/are correct?
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MCQs:  Which of the following fibres catches fire least?
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MCQs:  Aves have evolved from which of the following?
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MCQs:  Cereals are a rich source of which of the following?
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MCQs:  Which of the following diseases is caused by virus?
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MCQs:  The name of which spice comes from the French word for ‘nail’?
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