Genetics and Evolution - solved objective questions and MCQ test series

 

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Solved MCQ Test Series, Practice Questions from topics covered -
Evolution
Origin of life; Biological Evolution and Evidences for Biological Evolution from Palaeontology, Comparative Anatomy, Embryology and Molecular Evidence; Darwin’s Contribution, Modern Synthetic theory of Evolution; Mechanism of Evolution-Variation (Mutation and Recombination) and Natural Selection with examples, types of Natural Selection; Gene Flow and Genetic Drift; Hardy-Weinberg’s Principle; Adaptive Radiation; Human Evolution. 

Biology Solution and Guide: Evolution

MCQ Test Series – Set 1 (Q. No. (1-10)


Question 1: Which of the following statements is correct regarding evolution of mankind?
a. Neanderthal man and Cro-Magnon man were living at the same time
b. Australopithecus was living in Australia
c. Homo erectus is preceded by Homo habits
d. None of these

Question 2: Russian scientist who proposed the theory of origin of life was –
a. Oparin
b. Haldane
c. Miler
d. Fox

Question 3: Fossilization can occur when –
a. Animals are buried and preserved by natural processes
b. Animals are destroyed by the scavengers
c. Animals are eaten up by predators
d. Animals are destroyed by environmental conditions

Question 4: Resistant spores of living organisms together with cosmic dust might have reached the earth accidentally from other planets of universe according to –
a. Theory of Abiogenesis
b. Theory of Biogenesis
c. Cosmozoic theory
d. Theory of Catastrophism

Question 5: Which era is dubbed as the age of prokaryotic microbes?
a. Precambrian
b. Phanerozoic
c. Archean
d. Proterozoic

Question 6: A baby has been born with a small tail. It is a case exhibiting –
a. Retrogressive evolution
b. Mutation
c. Atavism
d. Metamorphosis

Question 7: Primate closest to humans in evolution is –
a. Lemur
b. New World Monkey
c. Gorilla
d. Tree Shrew

Question 8: Which of the following was a land dinosaur?
a. Triceratops
b. Pteranodon
c. Archaeopteryx
d. Ichthyosaur

Question 9: Origin of primitive mammals occurred during –
a. Triassic period
b. Jurassic period
c. Cretaceous period
d. Tertiary period

Question 10: Which of the following statements is correct regarding evolution of mankind?
a. Homo erectus is preceded by Homo habilis
b. Neanderthal man and Cro-Magnon man were living at the same time
c. Australopithecus was living in Australia
d. None of these

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Biology Guide and Solution : Evolution
Solutions of MCQs Test Series – Set 1 (Q. No. 1 – 10)
Answer 1: (c).   Answer 2: (a).

Answer 3: (a) Hint: This is because if they are eaten or destroyed, they will be no more present in any form on earth and hence, cannot be fossilised.

Answer 4: (c).   Answer 5: (a).   Answer 6: (c).   Answer 7: (c).   Answer 8: (a).   Answer 9: (b).   Answer 10: (a).



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