General Awareness -Biology
1- Calcium element is essential for the transmission of impulses in the nerve fibre.
2-Vitamin C is very liable and easily destroyed during cooking as well as in storage.
3-Cod liver oil is the richest source of vitamin D .
4- Biopsy test helps in diagnosis of cancer.
5-Vitamin D is provided by sunlight to the body.
6-Hydrophobia disease is caused by the bite of a mad dog.
7-Yellow colour of Cow milk is due to the presence of carotene.
8-Foot and mouth disease is found in Cattle.
9- Food wrapped in newspaper is likely to get contaminated with lead.
10-Colour blindness disease is Inheritable.
11-Bone tissue is directly affected by Rickets.
12- Respiratory system is directly affected by Pneumonia.
13-Nervous system is directly affected by Beri Beri disease.
14-Nervous system is directly affected by Rabies.
15-Brain and Spinal Cord are affected by Meningitis.
16-The Dalmatian Pelican is the heaviest flying Bird.
17-Blue whales are the largest animals of all time.
18-Fastest Swimming Bird is Gentoo Penguin which can swim 40 km per hour.
19-Femur (Thigh bone ) is the largest and strongest Bone in the body.
20-Life span of Red Blood Cells(R.B.C.) is 100-120 days.
21-Har Govind Khorana shared noble prize worked in the field of Bio Chemistry.
22-The book Historia Plantrum is written by Theophrastus.
23-Phytology is also called Botany.
24-.Blood Group is discovered by Landstiner .
25- Pasture discovered vaccination for Rabies.
26-Larynx is known as the voice box.
27-The contractile proteins in a muscles are Actin and Myosin.
28-All enzymes are actually proteins.
29-In human being, the opening of stomach into small intestine is called Pylorus.
30- In human body the nails are made up of Keratin.