NEET Zoology Reproductive Health Questions Solved


A lady is diagnosed to have both her fallopian tubes blocked. What ART can help her to conceive a child?

1. GIFT                   2. ZIFT

3. IVF                     4. SUZI

(c) Test tube baby is the option other than adoption. This would require IVF of the egg.

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Which of the following is an abortion pill?

1. DMPA

2. RU486

3. NET-EN

4. Nonoxynol-9

RU 486 [mefipristone] is a synthetic steroid with antiprogesterone effects.

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Natural methods for contraception work on the principle of:

1. Preventing fertilization

2. Preventing implantation

3. Preventing ovulation

4. Preventing embryo development

(1) Read page 59, XII NCERT

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Lactational amenorrhea is effective up to maximum period of:

1. 3 months

2. 6 months

3. 9 months

4. 12 months

(2) Read page 60, XII NCERT

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The ideal contraceptive for females who want to delay pregnancy and/or space children is:

1 Barrier contraceptive

2. Periodic abstinence

3. IUD

4. Hormonal pills

Ans. 3

Read page 61, XII NCERT

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Emergency contraceptive methods must be employed within:

1. 72 hours of ovulation

2. 72 hours of onset of menstrual flow

3. 72 hours of unprotected coitus

4. 72 hours of cessation of menstrual flow

(3) Read page 61, XII NCERT

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Identify the incorrect statement regarding surgical birth control methods:

1. They are also called as "sterilization" procedures

2. In males vasectomy and in females tubectomy is advised

3. They are terminal methods to prevent any more pregnancies

4. These methods are hugely popular all over the world

(4) Read page 62; XII NCERT

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Which of the following STIs is not caused by a virus?

1. Genital herpes

2. Genital warts

3. HIV

4. Syphilis

Answer 4. Read page 63, XII NCERT

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ART [used to help infertile couples] stands for:

1. Assisted Reproductive Technologies

2. Artificial Reproductive Technologies

3. Augmented Reproductive Technologies

4. Anomalous Reproductive Technologies

Answer 1. Read page 64, XII NCERT

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In 'test-tube baby' procedure:

1. Fertilization is in-vitro but embryo development is in-vivo

2. Fertilization is in-vivo but embryo development is in-vitro

3. Both fertilization and embryo development are in-vitro

4. Both fertilization and embryo development are in-vivo

Answer 1. Read page 64, XII NCERT

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