2002 WAEC Biology past questions and answers

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1
Which of the following characteristics differentiates a palisade cell from a liver cell? The possession of

A a cell wall and a cytoplasm

B a vacuole and a nucleus

C non-cell membrane and chloroplast

D a cell wall and chloroplast



Correct Option: D


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2
Which of the following organism has both plant and animal-like features

A Paramecium

B Euglena

C Amoeba

D Spirogyra



Correct Option: B


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3
Which part of part of plant cell contains cellulose?

A Vacuole

B Cytoplasm

C Cell wall

D Chloroplast



Correct Option: C


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4
Animal cells are different from plant cells because animal cells have

A definite cell wall

B large vacuole

C centrioles

D Chloroplast



Correct Option: C


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5
Which of the following depicts the external features of a rat as mammal?

A Long intestine and tail

B Diaphragm and lungs

C Milk and sweat production

D Fur and whisker



Correct Option: D


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6
Which of the following represents the correct sequence, from the most complex of organisations?

A Mitochondrion, Muscle, Alimentary canal, Rabbit, Heart, Neurone

B Mitochondrion, Neurone, Muscle, Heart, Alimentary canal, Rabbit

C Alimentary canal, Neurone, Muscle, Heart, Rabbit. Mitochondrion

D Rabbit, Mitochondrion, Heart, Neurone, Alimentary canal, Muscle



Correct Option: B


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7
Which of the following will cause wilting in plants?

A Humidity

B Coldness

C Adequate soil water

D Excessive transpiration



Correct Option: D


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8
Which of the following definitions best describes excretion? The

A liberation of energy from food

B release of faeces from the body

C breakdown of food molecules

D removal of the waste products of metabolism.



Correct Option: D


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9

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In an experiment to study the rate of water loss in plants, leaves of a potted plant were treated as follows:
I. Upper surface covered with Vaseline ll. Lower surface covered with Vaseline
III. Both surfaces covered with Vaseline IV. None of the leaf surfaces covered

Indicate in a descending order, the rate of water loss from the leaves

A I, II, III and IV

B II, I, III and IV

C III, II, I and IV

D IV, I, II and III



Correct Option: D


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10
The following are methods of measuring plant growth except

A determining the fresh and dry weights of the plant

B counting the number of fruits produced

C measuring the increase in height of the shoot

D measuring the length and breadth of a leaf.



Correct Option: B


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