One word substitution for science and arts

One word substitution for science and arts (MCQ) of English Aptitude includes questions on important One word substitution for different type of Science and Arts which are important for all competitive exams.

11) The study of plants is call

  • 1) Bacteriology.
  • 2) Astrology.
  • 3) Arboriculture.
  • 4) Botany.
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Ans.   D
Explanation :
The study of bacteria is called Bacteriology. The study of the movements and relative positions of celestial bodies interpreted as having an influence on human affairs is called Astrology. Cultivation of trees and vegetables is called Arboriculture.

12) The study of human population with the help of the records of the number of births and deaths is calle

  • 1) Ecology.
  • 2) Demography.
  • 3) Entomology.
  • 4) Epigraphy.
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Ans.   B
Explanation :
The study of relation of animals and plants to their surroundings, animate and inanimate is called Ecology. The study of insects is called Entomology. The study of inscriptions is called Epigraphy.

13) The study of duration of life is calle

  • 1) Calligraphy
  • 2) Ceramics
  • 3) Chronobiology
  • 4) Chronology
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Ans.   C
Explanation :
The art of beautiful handwriting is called Calligraphy. The art of making objects from clay is called Ceramics. The study of historical records to establish the dates of past events is called Chronology.

14) The art of making fireworks is call

  • 1) Chromatics
  • 2) Cosmogony
  • 3) Cosmography
  • 4) Cosmology
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Ans.   A
Explanation :
The science of the nature of heavenly bodies is called Cosmogony. The science that describes and maps the main features of the universe is called Cosmography. The science of the nature, origin and history of the universe is called Cosmology.

15) The art of secret writings is call

  • 1) Dactylography
  • 2) Cytology
  • 3) Cryogenics
  • 4) Cypher
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Ans.   D
Explanation :
The study of finger prints for the purpose of identification is called Dactylography. The branch of biology concerned with the structure and function of plant and animal cells is called Cytology. The branch of physics dealing with the production and effects of very low temperatures is called Cryogenics.

16) Chemistry in ancient times is calle

  • 1) Anatomy
  • 2) Alchemy
  • 3) Bibliography
  • 4) Anthropology
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Ans.   B
Explanation :
The science dealing with the structure of animals, plants or human body is called Anatomy. The study of history of a list of books on a subject is called Bibliography. The science that deals with the origin, physical and cultural development of mankind is called Anthropology.
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