Class 7 Science Chapter 10 MCQ

Class 7 Science Chapter 10 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) of Respiration in Organisms updated for academic session 2021-2022. All the objective questions are taken from the latest NCERT Textbooks issued for CBSE Session 2021-22.

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Class 7 Science Chapter 10 MCQ for 2021-2022

Class: 7Science
Chapter: 10Respiration in Organisms
Contents:MCQ Objective Online Test

MCQ Tests with Answers for Class 7 Science Chapter 10


Pick the odd one out from the groups, given below on the basis of respiratory organs:

[A]. Cockroach, grasshopper, ant
[B]. Lizard, cow, snake
[C]. Crocodile, dolphin, fish
[D]. Snake, crow, goat

Bikash is doing his homework which is given by his teacher. Would you help him to choose the correct sentences?

[A]. When the breakdown of glucose or food occurs without the use of oxygen, it is called an aerobic respiration.
[B]. When the breakdown of glucose or food occurs with the use of oxygen, it is called aerobic respiration.
[C]. Only a few living organisms carry out anaerobic respiration to obtain energy without using oxygen of air.
[D]. All the above

Payel is completed her science chapter where she wrote some statements. She wants to know whether the statements are correct or not? Payel wants to take help from you:

[A]. Oxygen breaks down glucose outside the cell of organisms.
[B]. Insects have spiracles on the lower surface of the body
[C]. Exhaled air has more percentage of CO2 than inhaled air.
[D]. None of the above

Badal appeared in class test but he confused to know the incorrect statement. Would you help him to know that?

[A]. Respiration is a kind of slow burning or slow combustion of food at ordinary temperature to produce energy.
[B]. The process of respiration is the similar process as of photosynthesis.
[C]. The process of breakdown of food in the cells of the body with the release of energy is called respiration.
[D]. None of the above


Fish breathe with the help of gills which are richly supplied with blood vessels. The gills help the fish to:

[A]. Take in oxygen from air
[B]. Take in oxygen dissolved in water
[C]. Absorb nutrients present in water
[D]. Reduce waste substance in water

Boojho wants to know the difference between aerobic and anaerobic respiration. Paheli told him, as she learnt in the class. Choose the incorrect statement told by her:

[A]. Complete breakdown of food occurs in aerobic respiration whereas partial breakdown of food occurs in anaerobic respiration.
[B]. The end products in anaerobic respiration are carbon dioxide and water whereas the end products in anaerobic respiration may be alcohol and carbon dioxide or lactic acid.
[C]. Aerobic respiration produces a considerable amount of energy whereas much less energy is produced in anaerobic respiration
[D]. None of the above


Choose the correct combinations of functions of breathing:

[A]. Provides O2 to the body and breaks down food to release energy
[B]. Breaks down food to release energy and helps the body to get rid of CO2
[C]. Provides O2 to the body and helps the body to get rid of CO2
[D]. Breaks down food to release energy and produces water in the cells

Which of the following statement is or are correct?

[A]. Children breathe about 20 to 30 times per minute.
[B]. Whenever a person needs extra energy, he breathes faster than usual.
[C]. We feel hungry after doing a heavy physical exercise or activity.
[D]. All the above.


Read the following sentences carefully, and choose the correct one:

[A]. We often sneeze when we inhale air containing dust, smoke or pollen etc.
[B]. Yawning is caused by insufficient oxygen in the body.
[C]. The blood carries oxygen to the all parts of the body, this oxygen is carried by a red pigment called hemoglobin present in the red blood cells.
[D]. All the above

In a science quiz competition, Payel are asked a question where she had to choose the statement which was/were incorrect?

[A]. Dolphin and whales come to the surface of sea water from time to time to breathe in air.
[B]. We cannot survive under water because we have no use to make use of oxygen dissolved in water for breathing.
[C]. Frog is an animal which can breathe through lungs as well as its moist skin.
[D]. Insects have very little haemoglobin, present in their blood to carry out oxygen.

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