General Ecology MCQs

General Ecology MCQs

1. A single bacterium in the soil interacts with.

A. The water
B. Air
C. Particles of soil around it
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

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D

2. The organism that depends on plants for food and energy is called as.

A. Consumer
B. Decomposer
C. Carnivorous
D. Insectivorous
E. None of the above

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A

3. Terrestrial biomes have a rapid exchange of.

A. Carbon dioxide
B. Oxygen
C. Water
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

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D

4. The net amount of energy that is fixed by plants is called.

A. Gross primary production
B. Net energy
C. Net production
D. Gross usage
E. None of the above

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A

5. The following is an example of Terrestrial Biome.

A. Tropical rainforest
B. Rivers
C. Streams
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

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A

6. Which of the following is the example of primary producers in the ecosystem?

A. Animal
B. Plants
C. Fungi
D. Arthropods
E. None of the above

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B

7. Energy _____ in an Ecosystem.

A. Is released
B. Is absorbed
C. Flows
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

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C

8. Movement of matter through the ecosystem is called.

A. Biogeochemical cycle
B. Chemical cycle
C. Biological cycle
D. Geothermal cycle
E. None of the above

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A

9. Which of the following is the smallest unit of Ecosystem?

A. Ionosphere
B. Lithosphere
C. Biosphere
D. Mesosphere
E. None of the above

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C

10. Movement of matter through the ecosystem is called.

A. Biological cycle
B. Chemical cycle
C. Biogeochemical cycle
D. Geothermal cycle
E. None of the above

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C

11. The Biosphere consists of the following.

A. Lakes
B. Soils
C. Solid sediments
D. All of the above
E. None of the above

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D

12. Communities along with their physical environments are known as.

A. Ecology
B. Ecosystem
C. Population
D. Species
E. None of the above

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B