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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 1

Q.No-1-5 Carry One Mark Each
 

Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence.

A person suffering from Alzheimer’s disease __________ short-term memory loss.

Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 2

Choose the most appropriate word from the options given below to complete the following sentence. 

 __________ is the key to their happiness; they are satisfied with what they have.

Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 3

Which of the following options is the closest in meaning to the sentence below ?

 “As a woman, I have no country.”

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 4

In any given year, the probability of an earthquake greater than Magnitude 6 occurring in the Garhwal Himalayas is 0.04. The average time between successive occurrences of such earthquakes  is ______ years. 


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The population of a new city is 5 million and is growing at 20% annually. How many years would it take to double at this growth rate? 

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 6

Q.No-6-10 Carry Two Marks Each

In a group of four children, Som is younger to Riaz. Shiv is elder to Ansu. Ansu is youngest in the group. Which of the following statements is/are required to find the eldest child in the group?

Statements : 
1. Shiv is younger to Riaz.
2. Shiv is elder to Som.

Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 7

Moving into a world of big data will require us to change our thinking about the merits of exactitude. To apply the conventional mindset of measurement to the digital, connected world of the twenty-first century is to miss a crucial point. As mentioned earlier, the obsession with exactness is an artefact of the information-deprived analog era. When data was sparse, every data point was critical, and thus great care was taken to avoid letting any point bias the analysis. From “BIG DATA” Viktor Mayer-Schonberger and Kenneth Cukier  

The main point of the paragraph is: 

Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 8

The total exports and revenues from the exports of a country are given in the two pie charts below. The pie chart for exports shows the quantity of each item as a percentage of the total quantity of exports. The pie chart for the revenues shows the percentage of the total revenue generated through export of each  item. The total quantity of exports of all the items is 5 lakh tonnes and the total revenues are 250 crore rupees. What is the ratio of the revenue generated through export of  Item 1 per kilogram to the revenue generated through export of Item 4 per kilogram?

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 9

X is 1 km northeast of Y. Y is 1 km southeast of Z. W is 1 km west of Z. P is 1 km south of W. Q is 1 km east of P. What is the distance between X and Q in km?

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 10

10% of the population in a town is HIV+. A new diagnostic kit for HIV detection is available; this kit correctly identifies HIV+ individuals 95% of the time, and HIV− individuals 89% of the time. A particular patient is tested using this kit and is found to be positive. The probability that the individual is actually positive is  ______ 


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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 11

Q.No-11-35 Carry One Mark Each

The eigen values of A =  are

 

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 12

If an unbiased coin is tossed 10 times, the probability that all outcomes are same will be ____  x10-5.


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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 13

The solution for the following set of equations is

5x + 4y + 10z = 13

x + 3y + z = 7

4x - 2y + z = 0

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 14

The limit of the function e-2t sin(t) as t → ∞ is ____________


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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 15

The solution to the following set of equations is 

2x + 3y = 4

4x + 6y = 0

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 16

The unit for specific substrate consumption rate in a growing culture is 

Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 17

If the dissociation constant for solute-adsorbent binding is KD, the retention time of the solute in a chromatography column

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 18

In a batch culture of Penicillium chrysogenum, the maximum penicillin synthesis occurs during the

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 19

The most plausible explanation for a sudden increase of the respiratory quotient (RQ) of a microbial culture is that

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 20

Which of the following is employed for the repeated use of enzymes in bioprocesses? 

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 21

Since mammalian cells are sensitive to shear, scale-up of a mammalian cell process must consider, among other parameters, the following (given N = rotations/time, D=diameter of impeller) 

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 22

The degree of reduction of ethanol is ________


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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 23

Gram-positive bacteria are generally resistant to complement-mediated lysis because 

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 24

A bacterium belonging to cocci group has a diameter of 2μm. The numerical value of the ratio of its surface area to volume ( in μm-1)  is ________


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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 25

Which of the following essential element(s) is/are required as major supplement to enhance the bioremediation of oil spills by the resident bacteria?

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 26

The 4-amino or 4-keto group of pyrimidine bases is located in the

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Biotechnology Engineering - BT 2014 GATE Paper (Practice Test) - Question 27

The product(s) resulting from the hydrolysis of maltose is/are  

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