MULTIPLE CHOICE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS : SET – 3
1.  Consider the following statements:
    1) Non-function of lachrymal gland is an important symptom of deficiency of Vitamin A.
    2) Deficiency of Vitamin B1 can lead to indigestion and heart enlargement.
    3) Vitamin C deficiency can lead to pain in the muscles.
    4) Deficiency of Vitamin D causes increased loss of Ca++ in urine.
    Which of the statements give above are correct? [IAS 2004]
    (a)  1 and 2
    (b)  2, 3 and 4
    (c)  1, 3 and 4
    (d)  1, 2, 3 and 4
Ans: (c)
2.  In which organ of the human body are the lymphocyte cells formed? [IAS 2004]
    (a) Liver
    (b) Long bone
    (c) Pancreas
    (d) Spleen
Ans: (d)
3.  Consider the following statements: [IAS 2004]
    1) Toothless mammals such as panagolins are not found in India.
    2) Gibbon is the only ape found in India.
    Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
    (a)  1 only
    (b)  2 only
    (c)  Both 1 and 2
    (d)  Neither 1 nor 2
Ans: (b)
4.  Which one of the following plants is used for green manuring in India? [CDS 2010]
    (a) Wheat
    (b) Sunhemp
    (c) Cotton
    (d) Rice
Ans: (b)
5.  Consider the following statements: [IAS 2004]
    1) Femur is the longest bone in the human.
    2) Cholera is a disease caused by bacteria.
    3) "Athlete"s foot" is a disease caused by virus.
    Which of the statements given above are correct?
    (a) 1 and 2
    (b) 2 and 3
    (c) 1 and 4
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