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Malignant neoplasm is another term for _________.
Question 1 Explanation:
Cancer refers to diseases involving abnormal cell growth that has become progressively worse.
This is the classification of seed bearing plants where seeds are found within fruits.
Question 2 Explanation:
In terms of propagation, plants are classified as non-flowering (spore bearing) and flowering (seed bearing). Seed bearing plants are again classified into Gymgiosperms and Angiosperms.
What is the name of Sisa’s husband?
Question 3 Explanation:
Sisa is Basilio and Crispin’s deranged mother, who is trying to save her sons from their abusive father.
Sinong tauhan sa “El Filibusterismo” ang may lupain na inaangkin ng mga prayle?
Question 4 Explanation:
Si Kabesang Tales ay naghahangad ng katarungan sa pang-aangkin ng mga prayle sa kanya lupain.
Das Kapital was primarily written in what language?
Question 5 Explanation:
The complete tile of Das Kapital is “Das Kapital, Kritik der politischen Ökonomie” which is in German and Karl Marx is German.
Which sub-specialty of medicine deals with the care of elderly people?
Question 6 Explanation:
Geriatrics aims to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older adults.
This division of the nervous system refers to the voluntary control over skeletal muscles.
Question 7 Explanation:
The nervous system is divide into two major divisions; somatic and autonomic. The autonomic nervous system is again divided into sympathetic and parasympathetic.
What branch of botany deals with mosses?
Question 8 Explanation:
Bryology is a sub-discipline of botany that deals with Mosses, liverworts and hornworts.
Who was the author of the “Kartilla” of the Katipunan?
Question 9 Explanation:
The “Kartilla” is considered as the bible of the Katipunan and was written by Emilio Jacinto who was the secretary of the movement.
President Barack Obama of the United States is a member of what political party?
Question 10 Explanation:
President Barack Obama is a democrat and was re-elected for office last November 2012.
What do call the depressions on the surface of the brain?
Question 11 Explanation:
Sulci are the depressions or fissures while gyri are the areas in between.
What color are the coolest stars?
Question 12 Explanation:
Red stars have surface temperatures that are less than 5,500 Fahrenheit. Our sun has the surface temperature of approximately 10,000 Fahrenheit.
Who is the current secretary of the Department of Health?
Leila de Lima
Question 13 Explanation:
Dr. Enrique T. Ona is the Secretary of the DOH since June 30, 2010.
Na is the atomic symbol for ___________.
Question 14 Explanation:
Sodium is the 6th element in the periodic table.
What is the second most abundant gas in the atmosphere?
Question 15 Explanation:
The atmosphere is about 78% Nitrogen and 21% oxygen.
This type of cells has components, including DNA, mingling freely in a single compartment.
Question 16 Explanation:
Prokaryotic cells are only found in bacteria and archaebacteria.
Mount Everest, the World’s tallest peak is named after __________.
Town of Everest
Question 17 Explanation:
Mt. Everest was named after Colonel Sir George Everest, who is largely responsible for completing the Great Trigonometric Survey of India, by his successor Andrew Waugh.
What is the opposite of economic recession?
Question 18 Explanation:
Recession is when an economy declines. And economic boom happens when the economy is thriving.
Cetology deals with the study of __________.
All of the above
Question 19 Explanation:
Cetology is the study of sea mammals.
Wine is product of what process?
Question 20 Explanation:
Fermentation converts sugar to acid and/or alcohol using yeast.
Our kidneys receive blood through the ________ arteries?
Question 21 Explanation:
The renal arteries supply the kidneys with blood.
How many moons does Neptune have?
Question 22 Explanation:
Neptune is the 8th planet in our solar system and has 13 satellites and 4 rings.
On the May 13, 2013 Philippine Senatorial election we are looking forward to electing ____ senators.
Question 23 Explanation:
This coming election, 12 of the 24 seats in senate will be filled. This is assuming that Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago will not vacate her seat in lieu of being elected as a Judge for the International Criminal Court. If she does vacate her seat, 13 senators will be elected, one will continue the remaining 3 years of her term.
Truffle oil is extracted from truffles and is used for cooking. Truffle is a type of ________.
Question 24 Explanation:
Truffle is a type of subterranean mushroom.
Where is setting of the Lord of the Rings Trilogy?
Question 25 Explanation:
Middle-earth is the fictional universe where almost all of J. R. R. Tolkien’s novels were set.
Which of the following animals is not on the Philippine Coat of Arms?
All of the above
Question 26 Explanation:
The Philippine Coat of arms has an eagle on the dexter side and a lion on the sinister side.
What was the controversial scandal involving Former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo in the alleged rigging of the 2004 National Elections?
COMELEC Commissioner Scandal
Question 27 Explanation:
Hello Garci involved an audio recording of a phone call between former President Arroyo and Commissioner Virgilio Garcillano talking about the rigging of the 2004 election results.
Saan ang pinangyarihand ng koridong “Ibon Adarna”?
Kaharian ng Berbanya
Kaharian ng Armenya
Kaharian ng Espana
Kaharian ng Albanya
Question 28 Explanation:
Si Haring Fernando na ama ni Don Juan ay siyang hari ng Berbanya.
During his exile, who informed Rizal about the plans of Andres Bonifacio for an armed struggle against Spain?
Question 29 Explanation:
Dr. Pio Valenzuela was Bonifacio’s emissary to Rizal in Dapitan.
What is the real name of Indian nationalism leader Mahatma Gandhi?
Question 30 Explanation:
Mahatma is an honorific which means “Great Soul” given to Gandhi who was born as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
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