Biotechnology QUESTIONS

Exam NameBiotechnology QUESTIONS
DescriptionBiotechnology QUESTIONS and Answers exams contains the questions from various competitive exams.These questions are the part of previous year paper.These kind of questions would be helpful in preparing for exams like IAS, PCS, UPSC, NDA, CDS SSC, RRB, PSC, IBPS

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Question: The genetically engineered 'Golden Rice is rich' in which of the following-

Answer:B- Carotene, Vitamin A and Folic acid

Question: The enzymes that are used as molecular scissors to cut DNA at specific sites for various purposes in genetic engineering-

Answer:Restriction endonucleases

Question: A genetically engineered form of bringjal known as the Bt-bringal has been developed. The objective of this is-

Answer:To make it pest-resistant

Question: BE seed is associated with-


Question: A DNA library constitutes-

Answer:A collection of all DNA fragments of an organism inserted in plasmid

Question: A method used to distinguish DNA of one individual from another is-

Answer:Restriction fragment length polythmorphism

Question: Which is used extensively for genetic engineering in plant ?

Answer:Agrobacterium tumefaciens

Question: Which of the following does not fall within the area of biotechnology ?

Answer:Extration of copper from its ore

Question: Biotechnology is-

Answer:Use of microorganisms in industrial process

Question: An American multinational company Monsanto has produced an insect resistant cotton variety that is under going field trials in India A toxin gene from which one of the following bacteria has been transfered to this transgenic cotton-

Answer:Bacillus thuringiensis

Question: A genetically engineered form of brinjal, known as the Bt-brinjal, has been developed. The objective of this is

Answer:To make it pest-resistant

Question: Central Institute of Plastic Engineering & Technology (CIPET) is located in :