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Q 1 - Assertion (A): Till now, no vaccine has been invented that can cure AIDS.
Reason(R): The genetic code of AIDS changes very frequently.
As the genetic codes changes very frequently, hence it becomes difficult to design any vaccine for AIDS.
Q 2 - Assertion (A): Through nuclear fusion, we can generate electricity.
Reason(R): As nuclear power becomes uncontrollable, it cannot be used.
Nuclear fission is used to generate electricity and it can be controlled.
Q 3 - Assertion (A): Once you have cut the vegetables and fruits, you should not keep them in open for very long time.
Reason(R): The vitamin contents of the vegetables degrade.
Once we tend to keep them in open air, it gets mixed with oxygen and the degradation of the vitamin starts.
Q 4 - Assertion (A): If carbon dioxide will increase sufficiently, then it can melt the ice present in the polar region.
Reason(R): There will be a rise in global temperature.
Carbon dioxide traps the heat and that in turn increase the temperature and can melt the polar ice.
Q 5 - Assertion (A): Amoebiasis comes under the category of occupational diseases.
Reason(R): If we inhale more asbestos dust then we will catch Amoebiasis.
This amoeba disease occurs due to protozoa and is a microorganism disease.
Q 6 - Assertion (A): It is mandatory for the Eskimos to stay inside the igloo.
Reason(R): Except snow, one can find no other material over there.
Ice is a bad conductor of heat and so inside of it is warm always.
Q 7 - Assertion (A): If we will make a trace then we will be able to know that development of most of the ancient civilization has been done near the river area.
Reason(R): During that period, agriculture was the main occupation of the man.
As the availability of the water was more, it was convenient to do the agriculture.
Q 8 - Assertion (A): Do not sprout the grains before consuming.
Reason(R): Many vital vitamins get killed by sprouting.
Both the statements are false as we all know that sprouting enriches the vitamins of the grains.
Q 9 - Assertion (A): Four noble thoughts have been preached by Buddha.
Reason(R): He wanted to make the people of this earth free from desires, as it is the cause of all miseries.
R gives the correct explanation of A.
Q 10 - Assertion (A): Sea-breeze blows during day time, and land-breeze during night.
Reason(R): At the night time, land takes very less time to get heated up.
During the night time, the land gets cooled down quickly and cold breeze blows.