Q1. Survival of plants in terrestrial environment has been made possible by the presence of-
(a) Intercalary meristem
(b) Conducting tissue
(c) Apical meristem
(d) Parenchymatous tissue
Q2. Cork cell are made impervious to water and gases by the presence of –
Q3. Flexibility in plants is due to-
Q4. The enzyme responsible for reduction of molecular nitrogen to ammonia in leguminous plant is-
(a) Nitrite reductase
(b) Nitrate reductase
(d) All of the above
Q5. A plant forms spores, have vascular system, but does not form flower and seed can be placed under-
Q6. Among the following viceroys of India in whose time, Indian Penal Code, Civil Procedure Code, and Criminal Code were passed?
(a) Lord Canning
(b) Lord Mayo
(c) Lord Lytton
(d) Lord Dufferin
Q7. Who established the first Women’s University of India?
(a) D.K. Karve
(b) Annie Besant
(c) Ramabai Ranade
(d) Hirabai Tata
Q8. Who among the following gave call to ‘one religion, one creed and one God’ for mankind?
(a) Jyotiba Phule
(c) B.R. Ambedkar
(d) Sri Narain Guru
Q9. Who said that “Oh”! Disrespectable democracy! I love you!”?
(a) G.B. Shaw
(c) Lord Bryce
(d) Appa Dorai
Q10. Which one of the following statements correctly describes the Fourth Schedule of the Constitution of India?
(a) It lists the distribution of powers between the Union and the states.
(b) It contains the languages listed in the Constitution.
(c) It contains the provisions regarding the administration of tribal areas.
(d) It allocates seats in the Council of States.