Topicwise Questions - Animals & Birds

33. Which one of these animals is jawless?

  1. Trygon
  2. Shark
  3. Sphyrna
  4. Myxine

34. Which one of the following is the only species of apes found in India?

  1. Hoolock Gibbon
  2. Chimpanzee
  3. Orangutan
  4. Bonobo

35. What kind of animal was Lonesome George who died on 24 June 2012 at the age of more than 100 years?

  1. Tortoise
  2. Crocodile
  3. Elephant
  4. Turtle

36. What kind of creatures are monotremes?

  1. Mammals which carry their young in a pouch
  2. Birds which are also mammals
  3. Mammals which lay eggs
  4. Flightless birds

37. Olive Ridley is a famous

  1. Cricketer
  2. Turtle species
  3. Grass type vegetation
  4. Another name for olive tree

38. Kangaroos, Platypus and Koala bears are wildlife of

  1. Australia
  2. South America
  3. Europe
  4. Africa

39. Which of the following may suffer from foot and mouth disease?

  1. Cattle
  2. Cattle and sheep
  3. Cattle and pigs
  4. Cattle, sheep and pigs

40. Which of the following animals has a clitellum (a swollen, glandular, saddlelike region that forms a cocoon for their eggs)?

  1. Millipede
  2. Centipede
  3. Earthworm
  4. Ringworm

41. Most fish do not sink in water because of the presence of

  1. air sinuses
  2. buoyant scales on the body
  3. swim bladder
  4. swimmerets

42. Lobsters belong to which one of the following classes of organisms?

  1. Arachnids
  2. Crustaceans
  3. Insects
  4. Myriopods

43. Which one of the following is not a true snake?

  1. Glass snake
  2. Sea snake
  3. Tree snake
  4. Blind snake

44. Which one of the following set belongs to the class Mammalia?

  1. Lion, Hippopotamus, Penguin, Bat
  2. Lion, Bat, Whale, Ostrich
  3. Hippopotamus, Penguin, Whale, Kangaroo
  4. Whale, Bat, Kangaroo, Hippopotamus

45. Which one of the following pairs belongs to cartilaginous fish?

  1. Shark and Tuna
  2. Shark and Ray
  3. Skates and Hilsa
  4. Ray and Eel

46. Which one of the following is not a true fish?

  1. Silver fish
  2. Saw fish
  3. Hammer fish
  4. Sucker fish

47. Which of the following has no skeleton at all?

  1. Star fish
  2. Sponge
  3. Jelly fish
  4. Silver fish

48. How do most insects respire?

  1. through skin
  2. through gills
  3. with the help of lungs
  4. through a tracheal system

49. Of all micro-organisms, the most adaptable and versatile are

  1. Viruses
  2. Bacteria
  3. Algae
  4. Fungi

50. Which is the only snake that builds nests?

  1. Viper
  2. King Cobra
  3. Anaconda
  4. Python

51. Anglo-Nubian is a breed of -

  1. Sheep
  2. Goat
  3. Poultry
  4. Cattle

52. A rare and endangered animal in Silent Valley is -

  1. Musk deer
  2. Tiger
  3. Lion-tailed macaque
  4. Rhinoceros