BEEE Biology Syllabus

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BEEE 2021 Biology Syllabus

BEEE Biology Questions : 30

Botany

Unit 1

Taxonomy of Angiosperm Types of classifications – Artificial, Natural, Phylogenetic – Biosystematics – Binomial Nomenclature – Herbaria and their uses – Bentham and Hook er’s classification of plants – Families Malvaceae, Solanaceae – Euphorbiaceae, Musaceae and Economic Importance.

Unit 2 : Plant Anatomy

Tissues and Tissue System – anatomy of monocot and dicot roots – anatomy of Monocot and dicot stem and anatomy of dicot leaf.

Unit 3 : Cell Biology and Genetics

Chromosomes – Structure and types – genes recombination of chromosomes mutation – chromosomal aberration – DNA as genetic material – Structure of DNA – replication of DNA – Structure of RNA and its type.

Unit 4 : Biotechnology

Recombinant DNA Technology – Transgenic plants with beneficial traits – plant tissue culture and its application – Protoplasmic fusion

Unit 5 : Plant Physiology

Photosynthesis – Significance – site of photosynthesis – photochemical and biosynthetic phases – electron transport system – cyclic and non cyclic photophosphorylation – C3 and C4 pathway – photorespiration – factor affecting photosynthesis – fermentation – plant growth – growth regulators – phytohormones – auxin – gibberellins – cytokinins – ethylene.

Unit 6 : Biology in Human Welfare

Food production – breeding experiments – improved varieties and role of biofertilizer – crop diseases and their control – biopesticides – genetically modied food – sustained agriculture and medicinal plants including microbes.

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