Which one of the following statements is wrong?

(1) Algae increases the level of dissolved oxygen in the immediate environment

(2) Algin is obtained from red algae and carrageen from brown algae

(3) Agar-agar is obtained from Gelidium and Gracilaria

(4) Laminaria and Sargassum are used as food

Subtopic:  Algae |
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In bryophytes and pteriodophytes, transport of male gametes requires

1. insects

2. birds

3. water

4. wind

Subtopic:  Bryophytes | Pteridophytes: Heterospory |
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Select the correct statement.

(1) Salvinia, Ginkgo and Pinus all are gymnosperms

(2) Sequoia is one of the tallest trees

(3) The leaves of gymnosperms are not well adapted to extremes of climate

(4) Gymnosperms are both homosporous and heterosporous

Subtopic:  General Accounts of Gymnosperms: II | Examples of Gymnosperms | Gymnosperms |
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Chromatophores take part in

(1) photosynthesis

(2) growth

(3) movement

(4) respiration

Subtopic:  Clssification System: II | Classification System |
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Which one of the following shows isogamy with non-flagellated gametes?

(1) Sargassum

(2) Ectocarpus

(3) Ulothrix

(4) Spirogyra

Subtopic:  Algae |
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Which of the following is responsible for peat formation?

(1) Marchantia

(2) Riccia

(3) Funaria

(4) Sphagnum

Subtopic:  Bryophytes |
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Male gametophyte with least number of cells is

(1) Pteris

(2) Funaria

(3) Lilium

(4) Pinus

Subtopic:  General Account of Angiosperms |
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Select the wrong statement.

(1) Isogametes are similar in structure, function and behaviour

(2) Anisogametes differ either in structure, function and behaviour

(3) In oomycetes female gamete is smaller and motile, while male gamete is larger and non-motile

(4) Chlamydomonas exhibits both isogamy and anisogamy and Fucus shows oogamy

Subtopic:  Algae |
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Isogamous condition with non-flagellated gametes is found in

(1) Chlamydomonas

(2) Spirogyra

(3) Volvox

(4) Fucus

Subtopic:  Algae |
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Besides paddy fields, cyanobacteria are also found inside vegetative part of

(1) Pinus

(2) Cycas

(3) Equisetum

(4) Psilotum

Subtopic:  General Accounts of Gymnosperms: II | Examples of Gymnosperms | Gymnosperms |
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