CBSE 10th Science Board Exam 2020: Important MCQs from Chapter 7 Control and Coordination

MCQs on Class 10 Science Chapter 7 - Control and Coordination are provided here to prepare for the latest format of questions to be asked in CBSE Science Exam 2020.

Created On: Dec 24, 2019 15:02 IST
Modified On: Jan 8, 2020 10:56 IST
CBSE Class 10 Science MCQs Chapter 7 Control and Coordination
CBSE Class 10 Science MCQs Chapter 7 Control and Coordination

We are providing here the Multiple Choice Type Questions (MCQs) on CBSE Class 10 Science Chapter 7: Control and Coordination. In CBSE Science Exam 2020, class 10 students will have to answer more number of objective type questions as compared to the previous years. These questions will include some MCQs based on the fundamental concepts explained in Class 10 Science. So, the MCQs provided by Jagran Josh will help students to revise all important concepts which can be tested in the exam. Answers of all questions are also provided with them. Students should go through these questions to brush up their knowledge and get prepared to attempt all the one markers in paper correctly.  

MCQs from CBSE Class 10 Science Chapter 7: Control and Coordination

1. The movement of a plant part in response to the force of attraction exerted by the earth is called:

(a) Hydrotropism

(b) Geotropism

(c) Chemotropism

(d) Phototropism

Answer. (b) Geotropism

2. A big tree falls in a forest, but its roots are still in contact with the soil. The branches of this fallen tree grow straight up (vertically). This happens in response to:

(a) Water and light

(b) Water and minerals

(c) Gravity and water

(d) Light and gravity

Answer. (d) Light and gravity

3. The main function of the plant hormone called abscisic acid is to:

(a) Increase the length of cells

(b) Promote cell division

(c) Inhibit growth

(d) Promote growth of stem and roots

Answer. (c) Inhibit growth

4. The growth of tendrils in pea plants is due to the:

(a) Effect of sunlight on the tendril cells facing the sun

(b) Effect of gravity on the part of tendril hanging down towards the earth

(c) Rapid cell division and elongation in tendril cells that are away from the support

(d) Rapid cell division and elongation in tendril cells in contact with the support

Answer. (c) Rapid cell division and elongation in tendril cells that are away from the support

5. The plant hormone which triggers the fall of mature leaves and fruits from the plant body is:

(a) Auxin

(b) Gibberellin

(c) Abscisic acid

(d) Cytokinin

Answer. (c) Abscisic acid

6. The stimulus in the process of thigmotropism is:

(a) Touch

(b) Gravity

(c) Light

(d) Chemical

Answer. (a) Touch

7. A growing seedling is kept in a dark room. A burning lamp is placed near to it for a few days. The top part of seedling bends towards the burning candle. This is an example of:

(a) Chemotropism

(b) Hydrotropism

(c) Phototropism

(d) Geotropism

Answer. (c) Phototropism

8. Dandelion flowers open the petals in bright light during the daytime but close the petals in dark at night. This response of dandelion flowers to light is called:

(a) Phototropism

(b) Thigmonasty

(c) Chemotropism

(d) Photonasty

Answer. (d) Photonasty

9. The number of pairs of nerves which arises from the spinal cord is:

(a) 21

(b) 31

(c) 41

(d) 51

Answer. (b) 31

10. Iodine is necessary for the synthesis of which of the following hormone?

(a) Adrenaline

(b) Auxin

(c) Thyroxine

(d) Insulin

Answer. (c) Thyroxine

11. Which of the following controls the involuntary actions in the body?

(a) Medulla in forebrain

(b) Medulla in hindbrain

(c) Medulla in spinal cord

(d) Medulla in midbrain

Answer. (b) Medulla in hindbrain

12. Which of the following control and regulate the life process?

(a) Reproductive and endocrine systems

(b) Respiratory and nervous systems

(c) Endocrine and digestive systems

(d) Nervous and endocrine systems

Answer. (d) Nervous and endocrine systems

13. A doctor advised a person to take injection of insulin because his:

(a) Blood pressure was high

(b) Heart beat was high

(c) Blood sugar was high

(d) Thyroxine level in blood was high

Answer. (c) Blood sugar was high

14. The dramatic changes in body features associated with puberty are mainly because of the secretions of:

(a) Estrogen from testes and testosterone from ovary

(b) Estrogen from adrenal gland and testosterone from pituitary gland

(c) Testosterone from testes and estrogen from ovary

(d) Testosterone from thyroid gland and estrogen from pituitary gland

Answer. (c) Testosterone from testes and estrogen from ovary

15. Electrical impulse travels in a neuron from:

(a) Dendrite → axon → axon end → cell body

(b) Cell body → dendrite → axon → axon end

(c) Dendrite → cell body → axon → axon end

(d) Axon end →axon → cell body → dendrite

Answer. (c) Dendrite → cell body → axon → axon end

MCQs on other chapters of Class 10 Science can be checked from the following links:

Important MCQs from Chapter 1 Chemical Reactions & Equations

Important MCQs from Chapter 2 Acids, Bases and Salts

Important MCQs from Chapter 3 Metals and Non-Metals

Important MCQs from Chapter 4 Carbon and its Compounds

Important MCQs from Chapter 5 Periodic Classification of Elements

MCQs on remaining chapters can be availed from the following link:

CBSE Class 10 Science Important MCQs: All Chapters

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