Quiz: Biology Test Paper For Higher Secondary Students!

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Quiz: Biology Test Paper For Higher Secondary Students!

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  • 1. 
    Which branch of biology deals with the study of insects?
    • A. 

      Ornithology

    • B. 

      Botany

    • C. 

      Entomology

    • D. 

      Phycology

  • 2. 
    Microbiology is the study of organisms not visible to the naked eye. Which is an indespensible tool in this field?
    • A. 

      Pasteur pipet

    • B. 

      Microtome

    • C. 

      Beaker

    • D. 

      Microscope

  • 3. 
    Robert believes that rotten meat gives rise to flies. To what theory of evolution does he adhere to?
    • A. 

      Abiogenesis

    • B. 

      Biogenesis

    • C. 

      Divine creation theory

    • D. 

      Extraterrestrial theory

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which among these is not a GRANULOCYTE?
    • A. 

      Monocyte

    • B. 

      Neutrophil

    • C. 

      Basophil

    • D. 

      Eosinophil

  • 6. 
    What type of cell is seen in the figure?
    • A. 

      Eukaryotic cell

    • B. 

      Prokaryotic cell

  • 7. 
  • 8. 
    A protozoan is observed to be moving towards the direction of a nutrient source. What process is exhibited?
  • 9. 
    With binomial nomenclature in mind, what does humanus represent in the scientific name Pediculus humanus?
    • A. 

      Species name

    • B. 

      Genus name

    • C. 

      Family

    • D. 

      Order

  • 10. 
    Respiration in animals result to the production of lactic acid and ethyl alcohol.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which animal does not belong to phylum chordata?
    • A. 

      Alligator

    • B. 

      Ostrich

    • C. 

      Octopus

    • D. 

      Shark

  • 12. 
    How many heterozygous offspring(s) is/are produced in a cross between parents with the genotypes RR and rr, respectively? 
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      2

    • D. 

      1

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    This refers to an ecologically-productive habitat where saltwater and freshwater meet.
  • 15. 
    Lysozyme, an enzyme found in blood, is found to be an anti-microbial agent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    This simply refers to the variablity of living organisms in all habitats.
    • A. 

      Biological diversity

    • B. 

      Biological divergence

    • C. 

      Biological productivity

    • D. 

      Biological capacity

  • 17. 
    Some disease-causing microorganisms are transfered from one location/host to another through other organisms that harbor them. How are these organisms called?
    • A. 

      Causative agents

    • B. 

      Vectors

    • C. 

      Scalars

    • D. 

      Biohazardous agents

  • 18. 
    The Philippine eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi) is an example of an ovoviviparous animal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The GAP phase of the cell cycle is regarded as the "resting phase" because no single metabolic process happens inside the cell during this phase.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Mitochondrion

    • B. 

      Cell membrane

    • C. 

      Cell wall

    • D. 

      Nucleus