The Living World


These MCQs are intended for checking your Biology Chapter THE LIVING WORLD​,  knowledge.

Which of the following taxonomic categories contains organisms least similar to one another?

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The fundamental taxonomic category or basic unit of classification is

Taxonomic studies are useful in -

Which one of the following is not a category ?

Which of the following give comprehensive account of complete
compilation of available information of any family or genus at a given time?

Plants are given the names in Latin because

Detail which is not present on herbarium sheet-

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Bionomial nomenclature was given by

Mark the incorrect regarding metabolic reactions-

Living organism have features like -

The word ending with - aceae indicates

Which one of the following is a category ?

Total number of known species present on earth is-

In the hierarchial classification, the number of obligate categories is

The word ending with - ales indicates

Mango and maize have common-

Which of the following pair have most common feature

Which of the following pair have most common feature

Polymoniales have member like-

From given pairs of option ,which share maximum similarity-

Systematics is the study of

The correct sequence of taxonomic categories is

Order for Convulvulaceae

Petunia and Convulvulaceae have common-

Which of the following is not present on same Rank?

Which of the following is a defining characteristic of living organisms?

Convulvulaceae and solanaceae have all common except-

Which of the following is the highest rank?

Taxon and category differ in

Consider the following statements-
(A) key is useful for identification of plants not animals
(B) Key is based on dissimilarities and not on similarities
(C) Same Key can be used for many taxonomic group
(D) Key are based on contrasting character generally in pair called lead
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Panthera, tiger, cat , dog, felidae, human, gibbon, housefly, mosquito, Ape- how many belong to same class-

Taxonomy comprises

The name of a plant order ends with

Mark the correct regarding herbarium sheet-

Homo sapiens and Gorrila have common-

________ is a taxonomic aid which contains the actual account of habitat and distribution of plants of a given area
and also provides the index to the plant species found in a particular area.

Which of the following pair have least common feature

Increase in body mass can be considered as growth but not in non-living as they show-

Panthera and Ape have common-

Growth can not be defining feature of living as-

Which of the following pair have least common feature

Homo sapiens and leopard have common-

Which of the following groups consist of organisms which multiply by fragmentation?

Which of the following pair have most common feature

A living organism is unexceptionaly differentiated from a non living structure on the basis of

Human beings are living and -

Related families belong to the same

Twin characteristics of growth are

Reproduction cannot be an all- inclusive defining characterisitcs of living organism as-

Scientific term for category is -

Datura belong to taxonomic category-

Zea mays belong to Class-

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Growth and reproduction are mutually exclusive event in

Molecular constituents of organelle of cell have feature similar to -

More number of common characters are observed in members of a

Snake and leopard have common-

Select the mismatched pair.

Mark the incorrectly matched-

Mark the incorrect statement-

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