Exercise 15

Question 6 :

To which country does the present UN Secretary-General belongs?

A). Ghana
B). South Korea
C). Spain
D). Sweden
Answer : Option B

Explanation :

The current Secretary-General is Ban Ki-moon of South Korea, who took office on 1 January 2007. His first term will expire on the 31st of December 2011, and he will be eligible for reappointment.

Question 7 :

Vitamin B12 is most useful for combating

A). anemia
B). goitre
C). night blindness
D). rickets
Answer : Option A

Question 8 :

To prevent loss of weight plants reduce transpiration by

A). shedding of leaves
B). reducing the size of leaves
C). developing hair around stomata
D). All of the above
Answer : Option D

Question 9 :

The term which denotes that each side has made equal point at game point, in Tennis, is referred to as

A). baseline
B). deuce
C). fault
D). grand slam
Answer : Option B

Question 10 :

The telescope is used for viewing

A). distant objects
B). near objects
C). small objects
D). living cells
Answer : Option A