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Mineral Nutrition Class 11 MCQ Questions with Answers
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Question. Passive absorption of minerals depends on
(b) temperature and metabolic inhibitor
(c) metabolic inhibitor
Question. The product(s) of reaction catalysed by nitrogenase in root nodules of leguminous plants is/are
(a) ammonia alone
(b) nitrate alone
(c) ammonia and oxygen
(d) ammonia and hydrogen.
Question. Which one of the following elements is not an essential micronutrient for plant growth?
Question. Which element plays an important role in nitrogen fixation?
Question. Which of the following is an INCORRECT match of essential element and function?
(a) Manganese – structural component of chlorophyll.
(b) Calcium – component of the middle lamella.
(c) Zinc – enzyme activator.
(d) Iron – component of ferredoxin.
Question. Thiobacillus is a group of bacteria helpful in carrying out
(b) nitrogen fixation
(c) chemoautotrophic fixation
Question. Which of the following bacteria reduce nitrate in soil into nitrogen?
Question. In kranz anatomy, the bundle sheath cells have
(a) thin walls, many intercellular spaces and no chloroplasts
(b) thick walls, no intercellular spaces and large number of chloroplasts
(c) thin walls, no intercellular spaces and several chloroplasts
(d) thick walls, many intercellular spaces and few chloroplasts.
Question. Kranz anatomy is one of the characteristics of the leaves of
Question. The C4 plants are photosynthetically more efficient than C3 plants because
(a) the CO2 efflux is not prevented
(b) they have more chloroplasts
(c) the CO2 compensation point is more
(d) CO2 generated during photorespiration is trapped and recycled through PEP carboxylase.
Question. In leaves of C4 plants, malic acid synthesis during CO2 fixation occurs in
(a) bundle sheath
(b) guard cells
(c) epidermal cells
(d) mesophyll cells.
Question. In the leaves of C4 plants, malic acid formation during CO2 fixation occurs in the cells of
(a) bundle sheath
Question. As compared to a C3-plant, how many additional molecules of ATP are needed for net production of one molecule of hexose sugar by C4-plants?
Question. Photosynthesis in C4 plants is relatively less limited by atmospheric CO2 levels because
(a) effective pumping of CO2 into bundle sheath cells
(b) RuBisCO in C4 plants has higher affinity for CO2
(c) four carbon acids are the primary initial CO2 fixation products
(d) the primary fixation of CO2 is mediated via PEP carboxylase.
Question. In sugarcane plant 14CO2 is fixed to malic acid, in which the enzyme that fixes CO2 is
(a) ribulose biphosphate carboxylase
(b) phosphoenol pyruvic acid carboxylase
(c) ribulose phosphate kinase
(d) fructose phosphatase.
Question. Stomata of CAM plants
(a) are always open
(b) open during the day and close at night
(c) open during the night and close during the day
(d) never open.
Question. Which pair is wrong?
(a) C3-maize (b) C4-kranz anatomy
(c) Calvin cycle-PGA
(d) Hatch and Slack cycle – OAA
Question. Which is the first CO2 acceptor enzyme in C4 plants?
(a) RuDP carboxylase
(b) Phosphoric acid
(d) PEP- carboxylase
Question. During biological nitrogen fixation, inactivation of nitrogenase by oxygen poisoning is prevented by
Question. The first stable product of fixation of atmospheric nitrogen in leguminous plants is
Question. Nitrifying bacteria
(a) oxidise ammonia to nitrates
(b) convert free nitrogen to nitrogen compounds
(c) convert proteins into ammonia
(d) reduce nitrates to free nitrogen.
Question. The function of leghaemoglobin in the root nodules of legumes is
(a) inhibition of nitrogenase activity
(b) oxygen removal
(c) nodule differentiation
(d) expression of nif gene.
Question. Leguminous plants are able to fix atmospheric nitrogen through the process of symbiotic nitrogenfixation. Which one of the following statements is not correct during this process of nitrogen fixation?
(a) Leghaemoglobin scavenges oxygen and is pinkish in colour.
(b) Nodules act as sites for nitrogen fixation.
(c) The enzyme nitrogenase catalyses the conversion of atmospheric N2 to NH3.
(d) Nitrogenase is insensitive to oxygen.
Question. One of the free-living, anaerobic nitrogen-fixer is
Question. What is true for cyanobacteria?
(a) Oxygenic with nitrogenase
(b) Oxygenic without nitrogenase
(c) Non oxygenic with nitrogenase
(d) Non oxygenic without nitrogenase
Question. Which aquatic fern performs nitrogen fixation?
Question. Leghaemoglobin helps in
(a) nitrogen fixation
(b) protecting nitrogenase from O2
(c) destroys bacteria
(d) transport of food in plants
Question. Which of the following is correct set of micronutrient for plants?
(a) Mg, Si, Fe, Cu, Ca
(b) Cu, Fe, Zn, B, Mn
(c) Mg, Fe, Zn, B, Mn
(d) Mo, Zn, Cl, Mg, Ca
Question. In glycolysis, glucose molecule is converted into:
(c) Acetyl CoA
(d) Pyruvic acid