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Q1: (a) 1. From where to where do the following blood vessels carry blood?
- Hepatic vein
- Hepatic portal vein
- State any four major activities of the Red Cross Society.
- Define ‘birth rate.’
(b) Differentiate between any five of the following-
- Blood plasma and serum
- Antiseptic and disinfectant
- Catabolism and anabolism
- Pleural fluid and pericardial fluid
- Aerobic respiration and anaerobic respiration
- Structure of the sperm and the structure of the ovum
- Draw a neat and well-labelled diagram of the Chloroplast
- List the events taking place in the photo-chemical phase of Photosynthesis.
- If you are planning an experiment to show the effect of light on photosynthesis:
- Will you select white light or green light? Justify your answer.
- Why would you select a destarched plant?
(b) 1. Explain the term Reflex action.
- Expand the following biological abbreviations:-
- State whether the following actions are ‘voluntary action, simple reflex or conditioned reflex’:-
- Cleaning the table
- Playing on the keyboard
- Salivating when food is put in the mouth.
Q3: (a) Give biological reasons for the following-
- It is necessary to maintain a normal osmotic concentration of the blood.
- People on reaching high altitude may suffer from unsteady vision, loss of hearing, lack of muscular co-ordination and even complete blackout.
- Salt and sugar are used in preserving food.
- A tiger owes its existence to chlorophyll
- Some plants show wilting of their leaves during mid- day even when the soil is well watered.
- On sprinkling common salt on grass growing in a lawn, the grass is killed.
- Draw a neat diagram of the stomatal apparatus found in the epidermis of leaves and label the Stoma, Guard cells, Chloroplast, Epidermal cells, Cell wall and Nucleus.
- Complete the following process to show how the oxygen in the air reaches a mesophyll cell of the leaf.
ICSE Sample Papers for Class 10 Biology Sample Paper 1