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UGC NTA NET Anthropology December 2010 Higher Questions Part 5

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Q23. Assertion (A): Alkaptonuria is an example of inborn errors of metabolism

Reason (R): It is caused due to the deficiency of enzyme tyrosinase.

On basis of the above, choose the correct answer.

(A) (R) is true, (A) is false

(B) (A) is true, (R) is false.

(C) Both (A) and (R) are false.

(D) Both (A) and (R) are true.

Q24. Assertion (A): Indian rural society is largely stratified on the basis of caste system.

Reason (R): Caste affiliation largely determines the ranking of an individual in rural India.

Codes:

(A) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(B) Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not a correct explanation of (A).

(C) (A) is true and (R) is false.

(D) (A) is false and (R) is true.

Q25. Given below are two statements, one is labeled as Assertion (A) and the other as Reason (R).

Assertion (A): A simple society lacks in a full scale political system.

Reason (R): The members of a simple society do not take much interest in politics.

In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct?

Codes:

(A) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(B) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(C) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

(D) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

Q26. Assertion (A): Early men took shelter in caves to protect themselves from wild animals.

Reason (R): Their cave habit led to the emergence of cave art.

Codes:

(A) Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(B) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(C) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

(D) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

Q27. Assertion (A): Handaxe is a multipurpose tool fabricated during the lower Palaeolithic period.

Reason (R): Stone-hammer & Cylinder Hammer techniques are employed for the fabrication of Lower Palaeolithic tools.

Codes:

(A) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

(B) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(C) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

(D) Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

Q28. Assertion (A): Bhimbetka in Madhya Pradesh is a world heritage site.

Reason (R): Rock-shelters and caves at Bhimbetka had preserved prehistoric culture Layers and several rock paintings.

In the context of the above two statements, which one of the following is correct?

Codes:

(A) (A) is true, but (R) is false.

(B) (A) is false, but (R) is true.

(C) Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(D) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

Q29. Identify the correct sequence:

(A) Zygotene – Leptotene – Diplotene – Pachytene

(B) Leptotene – Zygotene – Pachytene – Diplotene

(C) Pachytene – Zygotene – Leptotene – Diplotene

(D) Diplotene – Pachytene – Leptotene – Zygotene

Q30. Identify the correct sequence in order of year of discovery:

(A) Homo erectus – Neanderthal man – Cro-Magnon – Australopithecus

(B) Australopithecus – Neanderthal man – Cro-Magnon – Homo erectus

(C) Neanderthal Man – Cro- Magnon – Homo erectus – Australopithecus

(D) Cro-Magnon – Homo erectus – Neanderthal man – Australopithecus

Q31. Identify the correct sequence.

(A) Prosimians – New World Monkeys – Old World Monkeys – Apes

(B) Old World Monkeys – Prosimians – New World Monkeys – Apes

(C) Apes – New World Monkeys – Prosimians – Old World Monkeys

(D) Old World Monkeys – New World Monkeys – Apes – Prosimians

Q32. Identify the correct sequence in ascending orders:

(A) Brahmacharya – Grahastha- Vanaprastha – Sanyas

(B) Sanyas – Vanaprastha – Grahastha – Brahmacharya

(C) Grahastha – Brahmacharya – Vanaprastha – Sanyas

(D) Brahmacharya – Grahastha – Sanyas – Vanaprastha

Q33. Indicate the correct sequence:

(A) Clan – Moiety – Phratry – Lineage

(B) Phratry – Lineage – Clan – Moiety

(C) Moiety – Lineage – Clan – Phratry

(D) Lineage – Clan – Phratry – Moiety

Q34. Identify the correct sequence of the following in ascending order:

(A) Horticulture – Pastoralism – Foraging – Agriculture

(B) Pastoralism – Foraging – Horticulture – Agriculture

(C) Foraging – Horticulture – Pastoralism – Agriculture

(D) Foraging – Pastoralism – Horticulture – Agriculture

Q35. The chronological ordering of Alpine glaciers is:

(A) Mindel – Riss – Wurm – Gunz

(B) Gunz – Mindel – Riss – Wurm

(C) Wurm – Mindel – Gunz – Riss

(D) Riss – Gunz – Mindel – Wurm

Q36. Arrange the following cultural events in descending order in which they appear. Use the code given below:

I. Cord impressed pottery at Daojali Hading

II. Ploughed field at Kalibangan

III. Flake tool found at Nevasa

IV. Rock art at Adamgarh.

Codes:

(A) III, IV, I, II

(B) II, I, IV, III

(C) I, III, II, IV.

(D) IV, II, III, I

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