Plants that grow under average temperature and moisture are called


Options: halophytes,    hydrophytes,    mesophytes,    xerophytes

Ans:C,C






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Ans:B,B


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Ans:C,C


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Ans:D,D


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Ans:C,C


On what date was the debut of the first IBM Personal Computer?
Options: August 12, 1981,    January 21 1979,    August 21, 1980,    January 12, 1982

Ans:A,A


Let a thin capillary tube be replaced with another tube of insufficient length then, we find water
Options: will overflow,    will not rise,    depressed,    change its meniscus

Ans:B,B


What is the unit for measuring the amplitude of a sound?
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What is the middle name of Akash Chopra, a Delhi batsman?
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Heavy water is
Options: deuterium oxide,    PH7,    rain water,    tritium oxide

Ans:A,A


Which of the following films has won 9 Oscar Awards in 1987?
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Joule is the unit of
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Options: Robert Oppenheimer,    James B. Conant,    Leslie R. Groves,    Vannevar Bush

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How many players are there on each side in the game of Basketball?
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Options: 0-30? latitude,    30-60? latitude,    60-90? latitude,    10-40? latitude

Ans:A,A


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Ans:B,B


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Options: fowl pox,    tick fever,    ranikhet,    coryza

Ans:C,C


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Ans:D,D


The decade 1981-1990 was observed as International Decade for
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Ans:C,C


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Options: sublimation,    stem flow,    interception,    through fall

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Options: chief justice of India,    president,    chief justice of high court,    speaker of legislative assembly

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Options: 1940s,    1930s,    1920s,    1910s

Ans:D,D


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