MCQs Questions For Seed Germination For NEET and Medical Exam 2022

NEET Biology is the scoring paper in the medical entrance examination. Here, you will discover the NEET Biology MCQ Questions for all Concepts as per the latest syllabus. Practice more on a regular basis with these NEET Biology objective questions on air pollution and improve your subject knowledge & problem-solving skills along with time management. NEET Biology Seed Germination Multiple Choice Questions make you feel confident in answering the question in the exam & increases your scores to high.


Q.1. Seed dormancy allows the plants to

(a) develop healthy seeds
(b) reduce viability
(c) overcome unfavourable climatic conditions
(d) prevent deterioration of seeds

(c) overcome unfavourable climatic conditions


Q.2. The protective covering over radical during the germination of seeds is

(a) Coleoptile
(b) Epithelium
(c) Suspensor
(d) Coleorhiza

(d) Coleorhiza


Q.3. Which of these compounds can induce seed dormancy?

(a) Potassium nitrate
(b) ABA
(c) Gibberellins
(d) Ethylene

(b) ABA


Q.4. An albuminous seed showing hypogeal germination is

(a) bean
(b) castor
(c) gram
(d) maize

(d) maize


Q.5. During the germination of seeds, the seed coat ruptures due to

(a) massive imbibition of water
(b) differentiation of cotyledons
(c) a sudden increase in cell division
(d) massive glycolysis in cotyledons and endosperm

(a) massive imbibition of water


Q.6. The proteinaceous part of maize endosperm is

(a) Peripheral layer
(b) scutellum
(c) Apophysis
(d) Aleurone layer

(d) Aleurone layer


Q.7. One of these gases is required for the germination of pea seeds

(a) nitrogen
(b) oxygen
(c) water vapours
(d) hydrogen

(b) oxygen


Q.8. A few normal seedlings of tomato were placed in a dark room. After a few days, they were found to have turned white-coloured like albinos. Which of these can be used to describe them?

(a) Defoliated
(b) Etiolated
(c) Embolised
(d) Mutated

(b) Etiolated


Q.9. Gibberellins can facilitate seed germination due to their influence on

(a) synthesis of abscisic acid
(b) rate of cell division
(c) production of hydrolyzing enzymes
(d) absorption of water through the hard seed coat

(c) production of hydrolyzing enzymes


Q.10. An enzyme which can stimulate the germination of barley seeds is

(a) Invertase
(b) Lipase
(c) Protease
(d) α-amylase

(d) α-amylase

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