Ans: (d)
130. Which of the following results from the germination of pulses? [Bank PO 1992]
          1) Increase in thiamine.
          2) Increase in riboflavin.
          3) Increase in vitamin C.
     (a) 1 and 2
     (b) 2 and 3
     (c) 1 and 3
     (d) 1, 2 and 3
Ans: (a)
131. Cirrhosis is a disease that affects:
     (a) heart
     (b) liver
     (c) brain
     (d) lungs
Ans: (b)
132. Which of the following statements is true with respect to Leukaemia: [CDS 1995]
     (a) Number of RBCs increases in blood
     (b) Number of WBCs increases in blood
     (c) Number of both RBCs and WBCs decreases in blood
     (d) Number of WBCs decreases in blood
Ans: (b)
133. The best method for improving the nutrient composition of a diet is by : [LIC 1992]
     (a) combining various foods
     (b) use of sprouted cereals and pulses
     (c) use of boiled foods
     (d) use of processed foods
Ans: (a)
134. Which of the following has been found useful in keeping cholesterol level down? [Bank PO 1992]
     (a) Tulsi
     (b) Turmeric
     (c) Garlic
     (d) Serpentina
Ans: (c)
135. Ready source of energy available for athletes is [CBI 1994]
     (a) carbohydrates
     (b) fats
     (c) proteins
     (d) vitamins
Ans: (a)
136. Milk, cheese and eggs are the source of vitamins?
     (a) B and C
     (b) A and C
     (c) C and D
     (d) A and D