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Q1. Inbreeding and consanguinity manifest these genes to express their Effect

(A) Dominant genes

(B) Sex-linked genes

(C) Recessive genes

(D) Sex-limited genes

Q2. Habitual striding bipeds are

(A) Chimpanzees

(C) Humans

(B) Gorillas

(D) Gibbons

3. DNA fingerprinting was developed by

(A) Steele & Berg

(B) Watson & Crick

(C) Griffith

(D) Alec Jeffreys

Q4. Phenylketonuria is due to the deficiency of an enzyme

(A) Phenylalanine hydroxylase

(B) Glyoxalase

(C) Adenosine Deaminase

(D) Glutamate Pyruvate

Q5. An ‘O’ blood group child cannot have parents with

(A) A Group

(B) B Group

(C) O Group

(D) AB Group

Q6. The ‘bush babies’ who live in many African forests are

(a) Galagos

(b) Monkeys

(c) Baboons

(d) Chimpanzees

Q7. Who among the following was the proponent of the term “Ethnic Group” to describe human populations?

(A) Falconer

(B) Pearson

(C) Ashley Montague

(D) Penrose

Q8. The first discovery of an Australopithecine was made by

(A) L.S.B. Leakey

(B) Raymond Dart

(C) Robert Broom

(D) F. Clark Howell

Q9. Who among the following has given a detailed explanation of ‘Rite-de-Passage’?

(a) Edmund Leach

(b) Ruth Benedict

(c) Van Gennep

(d) Marcel Mauss

Q10. Which Article of the Indian Constitution provides that there shall be a Minister of Tribal Welfare for the states of Bihar, MP and Orissa?

(A) Article 332

(B) Article 46

(C) Article 164

(D) Article 275

Q11. Functionalism can be best described as a

(A) Study of cause and effect relationship

(B) Study of inter-relatedness of the parts of a whole

(C) Holistic study conceptualising the whole only

(D) Study of human changing behaviour

Q12. The main difference between the questionnaire and schedule is

(A) Mode of operation

(C) Language

(B) Physical form

(D) Question format

Q13. Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched?

(A) The Foundation of Social Anthropology: S.F. Nadel

(B) The Political System of Highland Burma: Edmund Leach

(C) Caste in Modern India and other Essays: Iravati Karve

(D) Patterns of Culture: Ruth Benedict

Q14.When a woman is simultaneously married to two or more brothers, it is


(A) Fraternal Polyandry

(C) Group Marriage

(B) Levirate

(D) Sororate

Q15. In Anthropology, the process by which a child learns its own culture is known as

(A) Acculturation

(C) Enculturation

(B) Self-learning

(D) Socialization

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