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Ecosystem Mock Exam-5

Question No:1

Which of the following may occupy more than one trophic level in the same ecosystem at the same time?

[A] Lion
[B] Sparrow
[C] Snake [D] Frog

Question No:2

Which of these are true about sparrows?

[A] When it eats seeds and peas it is a primary consumer.
[B] When it eats insets and worms it is a secondary consumer.
[C] It may occupy more than one trophic level in same ecosystem at the same time. [D] All of the above

Question No:3

Which of the following organisms have no space in ecological pyramid although they play vital role in the ecosystem?

[A] Birds
[B] Snake
[C] Bacteria and fungi [D] Frog

Question No:4

Orderly and sequential changes in communities, parallel with the changes in the physical environment is known as:

[A] Ecological succession
[B] Extinction
[C] Divergent evolution [D] Convergent evolution

Question No:5

The entire sequence of communities that successively change in a given area are called:

[A] Extinction
[B] Evolution
[C] Succession [D] Sere

Question No:6

In the successive seral stages:

[A] There is change in diversity of species of organisms.
[B] Increase in number of species occurs.
[C] Increase in biomass occurs. [D] All of the above

Question No:7

If succession occurs on bare rock, it is known as:

[A] Primary succession
[B] Secondary succession
[C] Tertiary succession [D] Quaternary succession

Question No:8

Primary succession occurs on/in:

[A] Bare rocks
[B] Newly cooled lava
[C] Newly created pond [D] All of the above

Question No:9

Secondary succession occurs in:

[A] Flooded land
[B] Burned forest
[C] Abandoned farm land [D] All of the above

Question No:10

How is primary succession different from secondary succession?

[A] There is change in type of animals and plants during primary succession only.
[B] Anthropogenic disturbance can change seral stages in primary succession only.
[C] Primary succession occurs at slower rate. [D] All of the above

Question No:11

What happened during succession?

[A] Extinction of some species
[B] Increase in number of some species
[C] Change in type of decomposer species [D] All of the above

Question No:12

In secondary succession the species that invades an area depend on:

[A] Soil condition
[B] Water availability
[C] Seed or propagules present [D] All of the above

Question No:13

In which succession is climax reached faster?

[A] Succession on bare rock
[B] Succession on burned forest
[C] Succession on newly cooled lava [D] All of the above

Question No:14

Which is correct order of seral stages in hydrarch?

[A] Phytoplankton-submerged plant-submersed free floating plant stage-reed swamp stage-marsh-meadow stage-scrub stages—forest
[B] Scrub stages—forest-reed swamp stage-marsh-meadow stage-submersed free floating plant stage-submerged plant-phytoplankton
[C] Submerged plant-marsh-meadow stage-scrub stages-forest-phytoplankton-submersed free floating plant stage-reed swamp stage [D] Phytoplankton-reed swamp stage-scrub stages-forest-submerged plant-submersed free floating plant stage-marsh-meadow stage

Question No:15

Which is a pioneer species in primary succession on rocks?

[A] Algae
[B] Lichens
[C] Bryophyte [D] Pteridophyte