The deficiencies of micro-nutrients, not only affects growth of plants but also vital functions such as photosynthetic and mitochondrial electron flow. Among the list given below, which group of three elements shall affect most, both photosynthetic and mitochondrial electron transport ?
Cu, Mn, Fe
Co, Ni, Mo
Mn, Co, Ca
Ca, K, Na
The enzyme responsible for atmospheric nitrogen fixation is
Leghaemoglobin helps in
imparting colour to floral petals
protecting nitrogenase from O2
transport of food in plants
The function of leghaemoglobin during biological nitrogen fixation in root nodules of legumes is to
convert atmospheric N2 to NH3
convert ammonia to nitrite
transport oxygen for activity of nitrogenase
protect nitrogenase from oxygen
Examination of blood of a person suspected of having anaemia, shows large, immature, nucleated erythrocytes without haemoglobin. Supplementing his diet with which of the following is likely to alleviate his symptoms?
Folic acid and cobalamine
Anaemia refers to any condition in which there is an abnormally low haemoglobin concentration and/or blood cell count. The most common cause is deficiency of iron which is an essential element of haemoglobin molecule.
Thus, the iron compounds in the diet will help to alleviate the symptoms of anaemia.
Thiamine (vitamin B1), deficiency causes beri-beri.
Riboflavin (vitamin B2) deficiency causes cheilosis and skin diseases.
Which one of the following elements is not an essential micronutrient for plant growth?
Insects captured by insectivorous plants fulfil their requirements of
Which of the following is correct set of micronutrient for plants?
Mg, Si, Fe, Cu, Ca
Cu, Fe, Zn, B, Mn
Mg, Fe, Zn, B, Mn
Mo, Zn, Cl, Mg, Ca