SS 1 Biology 3rd Test
  • 1. 1. Living things are classified into how many kingdoms?
A) 5
B) 3
C) 1
D) 4
E) 2
  • 2. 2.The study of classification of living organisms is called -----------.
A) Taxonomy
B) Organisation
C) Colony
D) Systematic
  • 3. 3. Which of the following is not part of the kingdom classifications?
A) Fungi
B) Plantae
C) Monera
D) Protista
E) Thalophyta
  • 4. 4. One of the following is not part of the phyla of protista?
A) Protozoa
B) Schizophyta
C) Chrysophyta
D) Euglenophyta
E) Pyrrophyta
  • 5. 5. Protozoa belong to the group of organisms called _____.
A) Blue-green alga
B) Pyrrophyta
C) Protista
D) Cyanophyta
  • 6. 6. Amoeba moves by the use of false leg called _______.
A) Flagella
B) pseudopodia
C) Cilia
D) Pellicle
  • 7. 7. The scientific name Panthera leo is for which of the following organisms?
A) Lion
B) Cowpea
C) Housefly
D) Potato
  • 8. 8. All the following belong to the kingdom fungi except _____
A) Mucor
B) Rhizopus
C) Mucillage
D) Mushroom
  • 9. 9. Which of the following is not a characteristic of dicotyledonous plants?
A) They usually undergo secondary growth
B) The vascular bundles of the stem are scattered
C) Their floral parts exists in groups of four or five
D) They have tap root
  • 10. 10. Which of the following is not a product of photosynthesis?
A) Water
B) Carbondioxide
C) Glucose
D) Oxygen
  • 11. 11. The following but one are the necessary conditions for photosynthesis to take place.
A) Chlorophyll
B) Carbondioxide and water
C) Sunlight
D) Mineral gas
  • 12. 12. NADP means --------.
A) Nicotinamine adenine dinucleotine phosphate
B) Nicotine adenine dinucleotide phosphate
C) Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphine
D) Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate
  • 13. 13. ATP means ----------
A) Adenosine triphosphate
B) Adenine triphosphate
C) Adenosine triphosphine
D) Adenosine trioxosilico phosphate
  • 14. 14. The presence of myonemes aids -------------- in euglena.
A) Movement
B) Excretion
C) The storage of starch
D) The synthesis of food
  • 15. 15. One of the following is not true about the characteristics of bryophyta.
A) Their cells are differentiated into tissues
B) They are complex , multicellular green plants
C) They are non - vascular plants
D) They have true roots, stems and leaves
  • 16. 16. The following are factors affecting photosynthesis except ------------
A) Temperature
B) Relative humidity
C) Water
D) High density
E) Light intensity
  • 17. 17. Which of the following is not an importance of photosynthesis?
A) It serves as a building block for other substances
B) It releases toxic chemicals
C) It releases oxygen to the environment.
D) It provides food for all living organisms
  • 18. 18. During the light phase of photosynthesis, the following occurs except ------
A) The energy split water into hydrogen ions and hydroxyl ions.
B) Carbondioxide is reduced to sugar
C) The light energy is captured by chlorophyll and electrons are excited.
D) Hydroxyl is converted to water and oxygen is produced as by product
  • 19. 19. Which of the following is not an advantage of complexity in higher organisms?
A) It leads to a slower rate of diffusion
B) Mutual interdependence between component cells
C) Internal structural specialisation
D) Increase adaptation to the environment.
  • 20. 20. To test for starch in a leaf, the following are needed except -------
A) White tiles and boiling tubes
B) Methylated spirit
C) Iodine solution
D) Benedict's solution
  • 21. The following are plant parasites except ..........
A) Leeches
B) Fleas
C) Body louse
D) Mistletoe
  • 22. The scientific name of Guinea worm is -------------
A) Taenia solium
B) Wuchereria bancrofti
C) Ascaris lumbricoides
D) Dracunculus medinensis
  • 23. The following are all examples of carnivorous plants except ...........
A) Penicillium
B) Venus fly-trap
C) Bladderwort
D) Drosera
  • 24. The tapeworm has hooks and suckers which are used for attachment to the intestine of the host to avoid ......
A) Assimilation
B) Digestion
C) Sublimation
D) Dislodgement
  • 25. The mosquito possesses piercing mouth parts called ---------
A) Proboscis
B) Labella
C) Sponge
D) Mandible
  • 26. Housefly possesses enlarged --------- which are sucking structures for liquid food.
A) Labium
B) Maxillae
C) Labella
D) Stylet
  • 27. The following animals have homodont dentition except........
A) Amphibians
B) Reptiles
C) Fishes
D) Man
  • 28. Examples of organisms having heterodont dentition are all the following except ..........
A) Snakes
B) Cattle
C) Rabbits
D) Dog
  • 29. The type of teeth used for tearing flesh and for catching prey is.............
A) Molars
B) Canine
C) Premolars
D) Incisors
  • 30. The flat chisel-shaped teeth with a sharp edge used for cutting and holding on to prey is.........
A) Incisors
B) Molars
C) Canines
D) Premolars
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